New Upcycle Ideas 647
Every Friday, 7 PM through Wednesday 11 PM Pacific
Visit 20+ New Upcycle Ideas 647 – Mini pumpkin pies, bamboo, basket and rope pumpkins, fabric sunflower, plus more repurposed projects with tutorials!
Well hello there! I didn’t mean to disappear this past week… however the week started with landing a 60 gallon fish tank on Facebook Marketplace. Gulp.
As you can imagine, the stand that came with the tank would not do in my rustically decorated home. So I took it upon myself to study DIY fish tank stands that would hold at least 1000 lbs. No joke here… I had to get it right the first time.
As of Thursday evening, the new-old tank was filled up and it, the stand and the fish look very happy! So of course I’ll share how I built the tank base with my own rustic twist next week because it’s unlike anything I’ve seen out there yet… gotta love it when a real need fits in perfectly for the ‘ol blog too!
Sign up HERE so you will be emailed the new fish tank project once it’s posted!
So while I recuperate from working on that project and for a solid week, (yikes!), let’s drool over some much quicker and super cool upcycled projects you can make with some being under an hour…
New Upcycle Ideas 647 features:
Thanks for supporting our feature artists with your visits and shares!
Please pin the top graphic in this post, or visit each original project below to pin theirs!
Add lace and rope to a pumpkin
This pumpkin tutorial will convince you to break away from all things smooth and go texture, by simply adding a few selected bits and pieces to any faux (or real) pumpkin you may have! How fun!! Love the warmth the texture offers.
Paint up a pumpkin bushel basket!
After visiting this tutorial, you’ll be eyeing up every basket you come across, because this pumpkin made from a bushel basket is quick, easy and darling! And what a perfect shape…
Craft the sweetest mini faux pumpkin pie
Since everyone’s displaying pumpkins this time of year, why not a pumpkin pie? But this one won’t take a ton of space… nor will it go bad because it’s a faux mini pumpkin pie! How utterly adorable is this? Which comes with a superb tutorial.
Create a charming warm and tattered rustic fabric sunflower
If you too find worn and tattered full of charm, you’ll adore this fabric sunflower tutorial which chimes in so perfect for fall! Imagine the possibilities by simply changing out the fabric! So adorable and easy to make too!
Hand paint pumpkins to look like bamboo!
Deb is no stranger to creating whimsical pumpkin ideas, and this one will bring you right over to Hawaii! Wow wow wow. Go check out this hand painted pumpkin tutorial so you too can achieve this charming bamboo effect on pumpkins or anything else desired! So unique!
What have you upcycled lately? Share your newest projects below!
Want to find more upcycled posts without hunting?
Get all the latest upcycled projects each week delivered to your inbox!
New Upcycle Ideas 647 linkup
What did you upcycle lately? Share below!
1. Upcycled, repurposed DIY home decor projects only please. No food nor new crafts.
2. Projects must be your own work in tutorial form.
3. Only projects NEW to this link party please.
4. By participating here, you’re cool with me featuring you on my blog, Pinterest, Twitter, FJI Facebook or in its own widget with no additional permission required.
5. Would love for you to share the first gallery picture. Thank-you!