Allison of The Golden Sycamore has had some pallets sitting in her driveway that she'd been meaning to repurpose. "Since we also have lots of furniture and random accessories in our basement, I thought I’d kill two birds with one stone," Allison tells us. "I took this large mirror that we weren’t using and a pallet to create an art display for our living room."
Over at Our Pinteresting Family, Meghan shares another great use for pallet wood. "We had a few pallets left in the garage from last summer. I mentioned to Rob that it may be time to find them a new home or put them on Free-cycle." Rob, however, had a better idea, that included upcycling the pallets and some old belts from Meghan's closet.
At House by Hoff, April had a blank wall in her dining area that needed a little something. "I considered doing some pallet art. I considered hanging some plates," she says. "Then, in a moment of sheer genius, I considered doing both."
I'm lucky enough to have Karianne of Thistlewood Farms as one of my contributors over at one of my other sites. Check out this amazing desk she built from a pallet and shared over at Infarrantly Creative.
Tracie blogs over at The Bunch. She's been trying various ways to get a garden started in a challenging backyard environment for the past few years. This season, she hit upon a great way to make inexpensive garden boxes using salvaged pallets.
Alex blogs at Happy, Healthy & Domestic. She explains how this project started: "My dad was in town visiting and he needed to pick up some flooring from Lumber Liquidators. While we were out back pick it up, we noticed a pallet in the trash and a bunch of wood to the side. We asked if we could have the pallet and 4 of the wood pieces and they said no problem."
"There is an alley right behind our apartment building that always has the BEST stuff!" explains Jessi from Practically Functional. "I found this pallet out there one day and knew exactly what I wanted to do with it."
Aubrey at Project Lovegood tells us that she "was determined to make our apartment balcony be a place to chill, eat outside, play some cards and read a good book." One of the projects that she worked on to accomplish that was making a comfy bench from pallet wood.
Susan from Rustic Rediscovered said she had the perfect project in mind when she spotted it in the shipping and receiving department at her husband's work. Here's how it looked when she found it, boot prints and all:
Ashley, from Cherished Bliss admits that, "I have LITERALLY carried around this pallet to 3 different houses. One of those moves being from Texas to Wisconsin." She finally used it to make something that she'd wanted for quite a while...holiday charger plates!
Jessica from A Smith of All Trades tells us, "We had 42 boxes of magazines delivered on a pallet at work and as soon as the delivery man left I made sure to call dibs on the pallet he left behind." At home, Jessica tore apart the wood and came up with a creative way to use it to decorate the bar area in her basement.
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