Upcycle Shutters – 10 ideas

Open your eyes to the possibilities of upcycling old shutters into new awesome creations. I’ve gathered a pick of 10 inspiring and doable DIY projects (most with link to DIY tutorials) to show you there’s no need to shut the door to shutter futures anywhere. Hope the ideas will inspire some scrap hacking action!

Shutter Wall

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Olive & Love made the shutter wall in the pic below: DIY TUTORIAL – HERE!

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Shutter Coat Rack

Old shutters and some hooks is all it takes to make your own shutter coat rack:

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Shutter Head Board

Blogger Whitney of ‘Create Love Grow’ made the yellow head board in the pic below:

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DIY Shutter Headboard like the one below, DIY TUTORIAL – HERE!
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Shutter Bulletin Board

The Crafty Nest features a DIY  Shutter Bulletin TUTORIAL – HERE!

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Shutter Store Window Decor

Shutter decor in Paul Smith SoHo Store Windows were snapped by The Elegant Thrifter

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Shutter Wall Display

Blog ‘From The Tortoise & The Hare’ features an awesome  step-by-step tutorial on how to make the pretty shutter display below,  DIY Shutter Wall Display Tutorial – HERE!

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Shutter Sidetable

DIY Shutter SideTable from GoodHouseKeeping
DIY Shutter Side Table TUTORIAL – HERE!
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Shutter Screen or Room Divider

Some high gloss paint in grey and black achieves a modern feel.

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Shutter Post Card Rack

The slotted design of shutter means they’re awesome for holding mail and post cards.

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Shutter Clothes Rack

Three sturdy shutters and a rod could score you a shutter clothes rack like this one, could be a pretty solution to a practical storage problems in a hallway or a bedroom corner.

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Hope the hack selection got your hacker juices flowing…
Now you know what to to the next time you stumble across a couple of old shutters…
 

Good Luck!

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6 Responses to “Upcycle Shutters – 10 ideas”
  1. Sue Oaks skriver:

    Wow, these ideas are amazing and really inspirational! Thanks for sharing them with the world. :) sue-oaks.blogspot.com

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