16 Shelf Creations with Unusual Objects

1- Skateboard Shelf

Your kids love skateboarding? They would adore these authentic shelves that would make their friends green with envy. Tutorial: Transformer une planche de skateboard en étagère suspendue

2- A trunk turned into a bookshelf

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Beautiful and authentic, this vintage trunk can be hanging from the wall or mounted on feet.

3- Piano shelf

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Pianos are so elegant and mysterious. The piano you can’t fix can offer your books the perfect home.

4- Basket shelves

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These hanging rectangular baskets will both allow you to store your towels and grab them easily. Besides being pretty, they’re quite the space saver.

5- A corner door shelving

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Being both handy and ornamental, these shelves are unique and help you make an optimal use of your space.

6- Old chair shelf

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The back of an old chair can make a nice vintage shelf. You can even use it to hang your towels.

7- Guitar Shelf

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Offer your broken guitar a new life and turn it into an elegant shelf, allowing it to serve yet another art.

8- Shelf Made From an Old Pair of Crutches

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You have an old pair of crutches that you don’t (hopefully) need anymore? Turn them into a beautiful shelf in the entry hall.

9- A giant shelf unit made of a ladder and an old bench

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A shelf for those handymen (or women) who’d like to add a fancy look to their garage while making more space for their tools. Would also look nice in a terrace with flower pots decorating it.

10- Crate Shelves

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A recycling classic. Cheap, practical, stackable, and can be placed directly on the floor.

11- Pallet Shelf

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Pallets, the supreme recycling product, can be turned into shelves in the blink of an eye. More on how to put pallets to other creative uses can be found here: https://www.simplewithstyle.com/en24-great-things-you-can-make-with-pallets/

12- Shelves Made Out of Old Drawers

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Easily unearthed in thrift stores, old drawers make very beautiful shelves, especially with a coat of paint and wallpaper.

13- Shutter Bookshelf

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Sides made with shutters, shelves with wood pallets, it’s simply clever!

14- Repurposed Refrigerator Shelving

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This haberdashery looks like it came straight out of the 50s. How cool is that?

15- Concrete Shelves

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Want to add a shelf to a piece of furniture and make more space? Place a plank on two cinder blocks after you’ve painted them in a color of your choice.

16- Cardboard Shelving

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No one can tell but these stunning cubes are actually cardboard boxes.