Think of all of the broken chairs that could be given a second life by simply cutting off the seat and mounting them on the wall. If you're trying to reduce your dependence on paper towels and use more tea towels, this idea would work great in the kitchen, too.
Converting an old buggy or pram into a
planter honestly makes me cringe as
I would prefer to see it cleaned and used
in a nursery to hold stuffed animals.
An old wooden crate is
excellent for holding potted plants, especially herbs.
Not many of us would ever be lucky enough to come across an old firehouse hose reel but if we did, it would make an excellent coffee table. The original instruction sticker is still adhered to this one.
Again, using an antique wrought iron bed as a flower bed would not be my first choice but you have to love the irony!
Who knew that a vintage telephone could be converted to a cell phone docking station or a clock?
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