What To Do With An Old Colander?


1. A Table Lamp

Etsy Shop Litfora Queen has combined a cheese grater with an old colander and has created a rustic table lamp that you can place even in your kitchen or dining room to make a decor statement.

2. A Planter Wind Chime

Thrifty Rebel Vintage Blog has re-thinked a colander into a two in one decor for garden. They have planted the colander with flowers and have added recycled spoons at the bottom so as it serves as a wind chime too. That’s pretty clever!

3. Succulent Wedding Centerpieces

Ruffled Blog has shared the pictures of an eco friendly wedding whose theme was around decor with recycled stuff. Among other recycled objects, for centerpieces colanders with succulents were used.

4. Colorful Wall Lights

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5. A Mini Colander Bird Feeder

Birds and Blooms blog has shared a way to upcycle mini colanders. You can make bird feeders with them and can enjoy the views of cute birds coming and feeding on seeds throughout the day.

6. An Easy Yarn Storage

A Beautiful Mess Blog has shared a way to store your yarn. Simply put all the colors of your yarn in a colander and voila! If you want for ease you can also pass the free ends of yarn through the holes of the colander.

7. A Tiered Stand

Angie at Knick of Time has combined two old colanders with a white spindle and the result is a beautiful two tiered stand that you can use for multiple purposes inside or outside your kitchen.

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