DIY storage boxes are not only cute but also very useful as you can recycle the old boxes to create a new looking one. After reading this post you will be saving all the throwaway boxes to create pretty looking storage boxes that you can use at home. You can also gift these kinds of boxes to your friends on their birthday and make them feel special by letting them know the amount of time you spent in creating those pretty ones.
Your old wooden box can be painted with beautiful colors and lovely designs to make it look lively and lovely. You can attach even sized cushion balls on the four corners of the box to make it look more pretty. If you are unable to paint you can also stick fabric or designed papers to the sides of the box. Now look how it has turned into a beautiful book storage box.
Look at how the old shoe boxes has turned into lovely storage boxes. Paint the shoe boxes with colorful paints or cover them with colorful papers and then you can attached satin ribbons on the top like a beautiful border design and then attach buttons and beads on it to make it look more beautiful. Also you can write names on the box or simple leave it with little decors stuck on it.
This diaper box is covered with fabric and tied with a matching thick black satin ribbon and some flowers in a corner to make it look very pretty. This storage bin can be used for various purposes and no one will believe it was a diaper box.
Read detailed instructions on how to make Fabric-Covered Diaper Box here .
You can also decorate old boxes with ribbons and flowers and make it look beautiful and new. This is one such example where the old box has turned into a lovely pink floral box with bunch of flowers and ribbons attached to it.
This is a recycled hatbox that is decorated with colorful gift wrappers and the lid is decorated with stones and a cute little bow. You can also decorate the box by covering with fabric or decorating with satin ribbons, the choice is yours as you can just explore as and how you like.
Old wheat can be recycled to form cute little storage boxes, as you can cover it up with fabric and attach the ready-made applique work to the fabric to form cute boxes. This type of storage can be gifted to kids, as they will simply love it.
Diy chest of drawers made from old beauty boxes ,any kind of small boxes will work just as well :
Just perfect for makeup storage, read detailed instructions here .
DIY storage boxes, covered with a paper : Take just any old hat and shoe boxes and make them pretty !
You will need: Any Storage boxes or beauty boxes, patterned paper, glue, brush, elastic cord, a thick needle, pretty buttons and possibly a revolving punch or hand punch for round holes. Check for more instructions here