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 keep all disposable boxes to create pretty looking storage boxes to use at home. You can also give this type of boxes to your friends for their birthday and make them feel special by letting them know how much time you spent making these pretty boxes.
Your old wooden box can be painted with beautiful colors and lovely patterns to make it look vivid and beautiful. You can put pillow balls of the same size on the four corners of the box to make it look more pretty. If you can’t paint, you can also glue fabric or designed papers to the sides of the box. Now you see how it turned into a beautiful storage box for books.
Check out how the old shoe boxes have been transformed into beautiful storage boxes. Paint the shoe boxes with colorful paints or cover them with colorful papers and then you can attach satin ribbons on top like a beautiful border design and then attach buttons and beads to make it look more beautiful. You can also write names on the box or just leave it on with small decorations.
DIY diaper box recycle storage box idea
This diaper box is covered with fabric and tied with a matching thick black satin ribbon and some flowers in one corner to make it look very pretty. This storage container can be used for multiple purposes and no one will believe it is a diaper box. Read a detailed tutorial on how to make a cloth-covered diaper box here.
Cute floral pattern DIY boxes
You can also decorate old boxes with ribbons and flowers and make them look beautiful and new. This is one such example where the old box has been transformed into a beautiful pink flower box with bouquets and ribbons attached.
Recycled hat box
This is a recycled hat box decorated with colorful gift wraps and the lid is decorated with stones and a cute little bow. You can also decorate the box by covering it with fabric or decorating it with satin ribbons. The choice is yours as you can just explore how and how you want.
Old bag recycling idea
Old wheat bags can be recycled into cute little storage boxes as you can cover them with fabric and attach the finished appliques to the fabric to make cute boxes. This kind of storage can be gifted to children as they will just love it.
Make your own dresser Made from old beauty boxes, small boxes of any kind work too:
Just perfect for storing makeup, read the detailed instructions here.
Make storage boxes yourselfWrapped in Wrapping Paper : Just take any old hat and shoe boxes and make them pretty !
You need: Any Storage boxes or beauty boxes, patterned paper, glue, brushes, rubber band, a thick needle, pretty buttons and maybe a rotary or hand punch for round holes. More instructions can be found here.