14 Adorable And Useful Ways To Repurpose A Crib Once A Baby Grows Out Of It
Just because your child outgrew their crib, doesn't mean you have to be rid of it! Try one of these unique projects instead.
This project even puts the old mattress to good use!
Follow these instructions for an adorable little toy chest made from your old crib.
3. Multi-purpose Shelf
This project just requires a quick twist of one panel and a sleek glass top to create this modern desk.
Add a shelf or a few drawers to the crib frame to store all your outdoor entertainment accessories, perfect for your next barbecue!
Follow this guide for steps on making your crib into a functional bench.
6. Giant Chalkboard or Easel
A bit of chalkboard paint transforms your crib into an artistic toy or an advertising weapon!
7. Kid's Desk
Take a tip from this blogger on how to assemble your very own creative space for your kiddos.
8. Kitchen Storage
Secure one panel to the wall and get yourself a pack of hooks and a roll of adhesive magnet for easy storage in any room of your home!
Grow your crib up as your kiddos do with this clever Dr. Seuss-inspired display.
The dowels added to this crib frame are the perfect way to corral ribbon. You could even add dowels the entire length of the panel and use it to keep unruly wrapping paper rolls in place.
Take a few pieces of the crib and stick it in a corner, in a much more festive way!
12. Drying Rack
Give your crib a new child-focused role for drying out diapers, burp cloths, and all the adorable onesies that circulate endlessly through your laundry room.
Grow your crib with your little one by transforming it into this toddler bed!
14. Luxury Dog Bed
Upgrade that plain old crate to a bed fit for a baby (or a very furry friend) and they'll never try to invade the food of your bed again!