4 Inspirational Ways To UpCycle Old Shoe Boxes

Tired of all those old shoe boxes taking up space. Take the ultimate DIY and environmentally friendly step to turn those old shoe boxes into amazing works of art.

Shoe Box Guitar 


Jam out with the shoe box guitar. Make a few and have the kids start their own band. This simple instrument can be made with kid or adult sized shoe boxes. Make your mini rockstar the ultimate accessory, find out how here.

Make Up Storage


Finding a make-up storage case that is large enough and matches your vanity is a toughie. Beat the high priced make-up stores and create your storage case. Find it here.

Wall Shelves


Relive your days of creating shoe box dioramas for school with these shoe box wall shelves. Dress up your empty walls with these lightweight shelves. Create one or cover up the entire wall, find out how here.

Mini Wall Art


Use the lid of a shoe box and create these super adorable mini wall art pieces. Create them, stack them do what you like, find out how here.

Author: Ashlee

Hello there! My name is Ashlee, I currently live in Oakland, California. I am very blessed and thrilled to say that I am a child of God. I finally understand the miracles and the triumphs of Jesus Christ. I am the biggest crafting nerd out there. I run my own Etsy shop named Sickly Silly, the items range from crayon melts to hand drawn silhouettes. I dream of having a career in the art world whether that be a storyboard artist or an art director, but for now my day job is a Preschool Teacher Aide. I have worked with preschool child for 2 years now. It is a great experience to see children grow and explore the world around them.

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