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November 2, 2015

Archie and Boswell take two walks around the neighborhood
every day but their favorite day is Trash Day.

This morning we happened upon a pile of discarded drawers.
(Imagine tossing out perfectly good drawers!)

What better subject for the first Repurposeful Monday in November?



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When mounting drawers on the wall you can either use
them to hold stuff or turn them upside down and make a shelf.

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Mindi, of My Love 2 Create, came up with a
brilliant solution for under-the-bed storage:
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Click here for her step-by-step tutorial.
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If you don't want one large under-the-bed
pull-out, drawers can be used independently.

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Look up!  In apartment or dorm living you need
all the storage space available.  Drawers can help.

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Different size antique drawers are a
great way to display a collection.

Wallpaper drawers to highlight their contents:
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Turn a drawer into a message board:
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It makes a great key holder, too!


Bathrooms can also accommodate
repurposed drawers:
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Drawers can help organize a playroom:
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Or you can built a bookcase of drawers:
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After looking at these great ideas for upcycling old drawers I'm wondering
if I can beat the trash man to that pile of drawers left on the street . . . . . 

5 comments:

  1. So interesting, love all the great ideas !

    cheers, parsnip

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  2. some quite interesting ideas here.

    Diana

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  3. Lots of great ideas for drawers. Thanks for sharing.

    Judy

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  4. delicious suggestions!
    Desy of Creattivando

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