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19 Crafty DIY Crate Projects

From Rustic Wooden Crate Planters to Upcycled Crate Shelves

— January 26, 2014 — Eco
Purchasing furniture for your home can end up costing quite the fortune, that's why these DIY crate projects are offering some handy ideas when it comes to creating pieces of home decor yourself.

While crates and wooden boxes are often associated with items used to package and deliver goods, the sturdy box-frame is actually a wonderful base material to use in other products. By opting to use crates in other household projects, homeowners are able to save costs by utilizing material they most likely already have. A great way to keep your interior design aesthetic more simplistic and rustic, these DIY crate projects will surely have guests admiring your natural inspirations.

From crate-made jewelry boxes to wooden planters and customized dog houses, these DIY activities will surely add a fantastic eco theme to any home.
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Faux DIY Flower Beds
Faux DIY Flower Beds
The Plantable Felt Garden Box is Made Specifically for Children
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Clever Convertible Packaging
Clever Convertible Packaging
The Buell Cratetable is a Motorcycle Box that Turns Into a Workbench
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Colorful Crate Sculptures
Colorful Crate Sculptures
BaskeTREE by Amy Santoferraro Converts the Ordinary into Extraordinary
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Geoform DIY Doghouses
Geoform DIY Doghouses
The HomeMade Modern Geometric Bed Promises Surprisingly Simple Construction
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Crafty Crate Stands
Crafty Crate Stands
This DIY Nightstand is a Great Way to Add a Rustic Touch to Your Bedroom
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Rustic Wooden Wall Decor
Rustic Wooden Wall Decor
This DIY Activity Transforms Wooden Panels into Stylish Wall Art
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Workshop Tool Sorters
Workshop Tool Sorters
The Self-Sorting Hardware Bin Makes for Easy Clean Up
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Clementine Crate Cupboards
Clementine Crate Cupboards
Use Recycled Produce Boxes for a Creative DIY Wall Shelf
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Unusual DIY Projects
Unusual DIY Projects
'The Most Useless Machine Ever' by SaskView Ascends to Viral Glory
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Upcycled Crate Shelves
Upcycled Crate Shelves
Transform an Ordinary Wooden Box into a Practical Shelf with This Guide
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Strung Storage Systems
Strung Storage Systems
The Nó Custom Cord Shelf Can Be Threaded and Bound for Your Specific Needs
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DIY Crate Jewelry Boxes
DIY Crate Jewelry Boxes
This Easy-to-Make Jewelry Organizer Beautifully Displays Your Accessories
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Rustic Wooden Crate Planters
Rustic Wooden Crate Planters
Add a Rustic Touch to Your Indoor Plants with This Helpful Guide
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Dual Purpose Dog Hideaways
Dual Purpose Dog Hideaways
The DIY Pet Crate Coffee Table is a Home in Disguise
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Upcycled Pallet Christmas Trees
Upcycled Pallet Christmas Trees
This DIY Turns an Old Wooden Pallet into an Unusual Christmas Tree
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Upcycled Pallet Craft Guides
Upcycled Pallet Craft Guides
Terry's Fabrics Details How to Recycle Wooden Pallets into Furniture
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Homemade Herbivore Gardens
Homemade Herbivore Gardens
The Design Sponge Blog Shows How to Make a DIY Indoor Herb Garden
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Upcycled Wooden Pallet Loungers
Upcycled Wooden Pallet Loungers
M&M Designers' Pallet Lounge Chair is Cleverly Crafted
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Repurposed Pallet Furniture
Repurposed Pallet Furniture
The Re-Stacked Lounger is a Lightweight Mobile Seating Structure
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