Hey there, décor enthusiasts! If you’ve got a stash of old dishes gathering dust in your cabinets, it’s time to unleash your creative genius. Don’t toss them away; let’s embark on a journey of repurposing and transforming those old dishes into stunning home treasures that will leave your guests in awe.
Get ready for some fabulous décor hacks that will breathe new life into your space!
Rustic Mason Jar Candle Holders
Add a rustic touch to your space that looks great, and makes great use of scrap items that are often discarded like wood and mason jars. Adding a pair of candle holders like this to your space adds a cozy vibe that you will love. Find the instructions to make your own rustic mason jar candle holders here.
Repurpose Old Dishes to a Jewelry Tray
If you have a few pretty plates and a candlestick, you are going to want to make a jewelry tray like this. It is functional, beautiful, and is a great way to keep heirloom or keepsake dishes in use for your daily life. Find the details on this diy jewelry tray here.
Faux Bois Pitcher
Instead of risking a deep cut carving your initials in a tree, why not recreate this faux bois idea? Make this on a mug, a pitcher, or even plates for a statement of love that is also stylish. Find the tutorial on faux bois here.
Wine Glass Chandelier
If you have a dated chandelier at home, you might want to update it with this idea. It is fun, and would be great with a set of wine glasses that were destined for the thrift shop shelves. Find the full instructions to make your own wine glass chandelier here.
Silhouette Sharpie Mugs
Give a plain white mug a brand new look with this easy diy. Sharpies and a few mugs are all you need to get started making your own personalized cups. Find the step by step instructions for silhouette sharpie mugs here.
DIY Dog Food Bowl Stand
This functional diy project will be much loved by your 4 footed besties. Elevating their dishes reduces strain on their neck, and reduces the amount of spills. This project can make use of your existing bowls and give your dog an enhanced place to enjoy dinner. Find the directions to make your own food bowl stand here.
Plate Wall Tutorial
If you want something different to decorate with, consider this stunning option. I would love to use this idea with heirloom dishes, like grandma’s incomplete china set, handed down through the generations. Get the full instructions to make your own plate wall tutorial here.
Painted Porcelain Dishes
Add a personal touch by monogramming a set of dishes. This idea is easy and looks great when finished and your dining room table is set. Get the instructions to recreate your own set of painted porcelain dishes here.
Sharpie Jewelry Dishes
These pretty dishes are the perfect place to set your watches, rings and bracelets. Design a few for yourself and a few to share with your besties. Get the instructions for how to make your own sharpie jewelry dishes here.
Mason Jar Pendant Lights
Add a gorgeous pendant light or two to your farmhouse on a budget with this idea that uses vintage mason jars. Get the tutorial to complete these mason jar pendant lights here.
Mini Mason Jar Spice Rack
Use mini mason jars to make the ultimate spice rack. This easy diy will look awesome in your kitchen or pantry, especially if you have a farmhouse vibe going on. Get the directions to make your own mini mason jar spice rack here.
Wine Bottle Bird Feeder
Don’t toss that empty bottle of wine. Transform it into a feeder all of your friends of a feather will flock to. This is a perfect addition to the backyard. Get the step by step instructions to make your own wine bottle bird feeder here.
Cool Wall Bins Tutorial
Add extra storage space with these functional and stylish diy bins for the wall. Get the instructions for this DIY rustic wall storage bin idea here.
Upcycled Storage Basket
Every home can use a little extra storage. This idea makes a great storage basket of the most unexpected item! Get the details and create a few storage baskets of your own here.
No Sew Magnetic Half Curtain
This no sew curtain doesn’t even need a curtain rod! Use magnets and offer privacy to your backdoor with this easy DIY. Get the directions to make your own new sew curtain here.
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Cassity Kmetzsch started Remodelaholic after graduating from Utah State University with a degree in Interior Design. Remodelaholic is the place to share her love for knocking out walls, and building everything back up again to not only add function but beauty to her home. Together with her husband Justin, they have remodeled 6 homes and are working on a seventh. She is a mother of four amazing girls. Making a house a home is her favorite hobby.