Reusing drawers

After I made my little dress up closet from the wooden dresser, I wanted to reuse the drawers. They were all in good shape and I didn’t want to throw them out. First, I was going to use them all as corners shelves and then I thought about wall mounted boxes to either put books in or display small items, but I just couldn’t find a good space for them.

So, I decided to use one as a small shelf to hold art supplies and the other I glued two drawers together to make an outdoor plant stand. Both were very easy to do and I didn’t have to buy any extra materials.

So here is the reused drawer as a small corner shelf:

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And here is the plant stand before putting any plants in. I will probably take this to our rentals to add some pretty over there.

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And those are my President’s Day helpers.

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One thought on “Reusing drawers

  1. In the plant stand are you going to line it with something in order for the water not to corrode the bottom? I love the idea sooooo much! It has given me some great ideas! How clever!

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