We’ve shown you how to turn suitcases into chairs and even picnic kits, but this might be my favorite vintage suitcase repurposing project ever!
As an avid dog lover and self-proclaimed “crazy Schnauzer lady”, I always get a little too excited when I see awesome DIY projects for pets. So, you can imagine my enthusiasm (or can you? It’s pretty extreme…) for this stylish, retro-inspired dog bed created by Kathryn Ekloff from Mox & Fodder. Continue Reading
Remember Big Cat’s adorable vintage suitcase cum bed? Well…Kate’s chair is giving that kitty cozy a run for its money. Besides the fact that it’s as cute as a button, she also assures us that the chair is super comfy. For those of us already planning a trip
to Good Will, here’s our supply list, which is surprisingly minimal:
With the April showers (hopefully) slowing down in the next few weeks, it’s time to head outside for May flowers, and May sunshine, and May gardening, and May bike rides, and, if you’re like me, May picnics!
Curbly reader Sibylle wrote in to share this amazing old suitcase transformation she just completed, by turning it into a reusable picnic kit, or a Birthday in a Box!
Katie Thompson does the most extraordinary things with vintage suitcases. She turns them into chairs. Katie invites people to bring their vintage suitcases to her studio, Recreate, located in Cape Town, so they might have their treasure turned into a chair too.
What will they think of next? This is handy, practical, cute, and easy to Do It Yourself, (for yourself ONLY, no copycatting to sell!) Check out these delightful travelling cushions as well as other cute-as-can-be designs by Olive at her etsy shop.
You know how sometimes you see an idea on the internets and think, ‘of course!’? Well…this is one of those times. Not only do these old suitcases make adorable and interesting side tables, they also provide storage for magazines, books, remotes and all that other flotsam and jetsam that clutter our lives. They couldn’t be too hard to make either. Four legs and perhaps a plywood base–for added structure–onto which you attach the suitcase itself. Fabulous! Continue Reading