40 Things You Don’t Have To Throw Away

Are you one of those people who have a drawer or a box, maybe two of them, which is always full of “useless garbage” as you would think of it?
Don’t be ashamed if you are, you are just like anyone else. Everyone collects things, ranging from small buttons to huge parts of some appliance or piece of furniture in case you’ll ever need it. But somehow, you never seem to actually have a need of it right?
Well, the reason we are showing this collection of 40 Things You Don’t Have To Throw Away today is in order to show you a lot of effective and useful ways to reuse old things such as shoe boxes, jars, tins, cans, containers and many, many other similar things you would have thought of as useless and garbage, but yet somehow you’ve managed to think of them as things you don’t have to throw away.

And, why should you reuse old things? Well, it’s very simple actually. By reusing old things such as the ones we have mentioned in the above paragraph, you are going to save a lot of money on buying commercial items that serve the same purpose, and while at it, you’re going to have fun doing something by yourself, as well as improving your crafting skills. Enjoy!

Shoe Boxes

Source: mychiclife.com

Old Candle Jars

Source: farm8.staticflickr.com

Altoids Tins

Source: modpodgerocksblog.com

Altoids Sours Tins …if you have them around.

Source: cdn.instructables.com

Cereal Boxes

Source: cherishedbliss.com

Broken Clothespins

Source: 4.bp.blogspot.com

A Ripped T-Shirt

Source: 1.bp.blogspot.com

Soda Cans (and more cereal boxes)

Source: instructables.com

Beer Bottles

Source: practicallyfunctional.net

Old Film

Source: 3.bp.blogspot.com

Baby Food Jars

Source: dreamalittlebigger.com

Pringles Cans

Source: 4.bp.blogspot.com

Broken Crayons

Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com

Liquor Bottles

Source: curlybirds.typepad.com

Round Wafer Cookie Tins

Source: dollarstorecrafts.com

Old T-Shirts

Source: 1.bp.blogspot.com

Paint Cans

Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com

Leftover Paper Cups

Source: 4.bp.blogspot.com

Gerber Graduates Puffs Containers

Source: positivelysplendid.com


Source: 1.bp.blogspot.com

Burnt Out Tail Lights

Source: projectlovegood.com

Clorox Wipe Containers

Source: makeit-loveit.com

Starbucks Coffee Stirrers

Source: whatimade.com


Source: abeautifulmess.typepad.com  /  via: abeautifulmess.com

Cardboard boxes

Source: ethicurean.com  /  via: ethicurean.com

Last Year’s Calendar

Source: 3.bp.blogspot.com  /  via: twinkleandtwine.com

Tin Cans

Source: 1.bp.blogspot.com

Wine Corks

Source: the3rsblog.files.wordpress.com

Old T-Shirt

Source: jewelrytutorialhq.com

Cassette Tapes

Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com


Source: farm9.staticflickr.com

Bottle Caps

Source: farm9.staticflickr.com

Peanut Butter Lids

Source: kidsactivitiesblog.com

Extra Straws

Source: 1.bp.blogspot.com

50 Shades of Grey

Source: itshandmade.in

Old Circuit Boards

Source: cdn.inthralld.com

Wine Bottles and To-Go Containers

Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com

Wooden Boxes

Source: i1265.photobucket.com

Mexican Food Cans

Source: camillestyles.com

Plastic Grocery Bags

Source: 3.bp.blogspot.com

Image set: www.buzzfeed.com

Also check this 40 Easy Things To Do With Mason Jars


Tags: crafts, diy, diy ideas

Author: Fidan Jovanov


A young enthusiast with a passion for home decor and architecture, I love writing articles that inspire and guide readers in transforming their spaces into stylish, functional, and beautiful environments.


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