New use for an old crate

January 3rd, 2010 in member junk     
JACKSON4 JACKSON4, member
10 users recommend

I found this old crate at a yard sale, sewed a simple lining and added wheels!  We use it to hold board games and can wheel it into the dining room, living room, playroom, etc.!  I can see many uses for this idea...great storage & I like the wheels! 

I found this old crate at a yard sale, sewed a simple lining and added wheels!  We use it to hold board games and can wheel it into the dining room, living room, playroom, etc.!  I can see many uses for this idea...great storage & I like the wheels! 


Old crate transformation


Pattern or design used: My own design - wendy
posted in: member junk, vintage, container, wood, cottage, eclectic, funky, industrial, organizer, garden, whimsical, fun, outdoor spaces, kitchen, porch, bedroom, farm, entry, dining room, basket, fabric, chic, bathroom, green, study, contemporary, office, great room, sunroom, traditional, mudroom, historical, game room, beachy

Comments (7)

Kimmberli writes: Fabulous AND functional!!!!!!!!!!!!! Posted: 6:13 pm on May 15th
nancat1946 writes: nice thinking "outside the box." Posted: 1:33 am on March 17th
nancat1946 writes: Gee, thanks. You gave me an idea for an old mile crate I have. Thanks for using your nogen ! Posted: 11:51 pm on March 11th
Beadmaker writes: This is a great idea! I actually thought about making a covered footstool out of one of these. Posted: 6:51 am on January 16th
junkermidge writes: Oh, the wheels really make it! You can just haul it around to wherever you need. Let the games begin!
Midge Posted: 9:27 pm on January 8th
alicemom writes: good repurpose.
smiles, alice Posted: 8:15 pm on January 3rd
monakent writes: WONDERFUL!!! gailmarie Posted: 7:40 pm on January 3rd
You must be logged in to post comments. Click here to login.