You've got a lot of stuff, I've got a lot of stuff, but what are we to do with it all? Be creative in your kitchen by repurposing old kitchen items! Not only will you save some money, but you'll be able to give new life to all those things that have sentimental value.

Check out these clever ideas and let your imagination run wild! There is no reason to throw away all your vintage kitchen stuff, so go and vote on your favorite recycling idea below. Or, if you've already repurposed some of your stuff, add pictures of your creative DIY idea to the list!

#1 Potted Teapots And Jugs

Potted Teapots And Jugs

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SamanthaMagrath 3 years ago

yes because I have 14 spare teapots.

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#2 Wall Lights From Pasta Strainers

Wall Lights From Pasta Strainers

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TinyDynamine 3 years ago

They're called colanders.

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#3 Vintage Spoon Hooks

Vintage Spoon Hooks

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CrochetRox 3 years ago

Why does Monica need 2 spoons lol? I love this idea.

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#4 Ladles As Candle Holders

Ladles As Candle Holders

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LeahCim 3 years ago

They look nice but they have to be handled with care. Can't risk losing the house to a fire.

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#5 Succulent Wine Cork Favors With Cuttings

Succulent Wine Cork Favors With Cuttings

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SusannaVesna 3 years ago

Interesting

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#6 Suspended Lamp Made Out Of Recycled Graters

Suspended Lamp Made Out Of Recycled Graters

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#7 Silverware Lights

Silverware Lights

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ZanMason 3 years ago

I do not have enough patience to do this

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#8 Succulent Tea Cups

Succulent Tea Cups

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VladimirKazassov 3 years ago

Did they really ruin that great china for pots? It's like using your piano to put flowers on it...

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#9 Kitchen Tablet Holder

Kitchen Tablet Holder

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Lilly 1 year ago

i made one of these a few years ago--great concept & it was easy/fun!

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#10 Teacup Lamps

Teacup Lamps

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Debbie 3 years ago

I have actually seen these in Department stores...Great idea!

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#11 Forks Into Coat Hangers

Forks Into Coat Hangers

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TabithaArgyleBuono 3 years ago

I love the heart one. I'm going to try to make these.

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#12 Chandelier From Old Wine Bottles

Chandelier From Old Wine Bottles

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SusannaVesna 3 years ago

What tool would you use to cut the bottom off so neatly?

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#13 A Dramatic Vertical Planter Can Be Made From Plastic Bottles

A Dramatic Vertical Planter Can Be Made From Plastic Bottles

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SusanMoore 3 years ago

Want a tutoral

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#14 Hanging Whisk Tealight Holders

Hanging Whisk Tealight Holders

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#15 Rolling Pin Hook Rack

Rolling Pin Hook Rack

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DiamondPromisesBothwayconnor 3 years ago

really imaginative all are.

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#16 Vintage Rolling Pin Towel Rack

Vintage Rolling Pin Towel Rack

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AnnRos'a 3 years ago

I've got my Moms old pin, I think I might do this, but use a fancier way to attach it.

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#17 Coffee Pot Terrarium

Coffee Pot Terrarium

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AshleyNicole 3 years ago

I hope no one puts an animal in this..

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#18 Teacup Candle

Teacup Candle

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Rebecca Adayan 2 years ago

A real "tea" light...lol. Love this.

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#19 Spoon Garden Markers

Spoon Garden Markers

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LeahCim 3 years ago

I don't know how to garden so I'm asking: Once the spoons oxidize, doesn't the rust hurt the soil and eventually the plants?

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#20 Cheese Grater Pencil Holder

Cheese Grater Pencil Holder

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GertrudeWilkes 3 years ago

As someone whohas grated more than one knuckle on this style of grated , the idea of using something so sharp for storage makes me shudder!

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#21 Bokaallamp

Bokaallamp

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MaryElizabeth 2 years ago

With turquoise canning jars

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#22 Cake Stand With A Crystal Hobnail Base

Cake Stand With A Crystal Hobnail Base

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GertrudeWilkes 3 years ago

Nice!

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#23 Silverware Fruit Bowl

Silverware Fruit Bowl

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Carolyn Duncan 8 months ago

Can you use liquid nails to "glue" them? Just bend the silverware slightly...cute bread basket too!

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#24 Divided Organizer From A Muffin Tin

Divided Organizer From A Muffin Tin

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BonnieGutierrez 3 years ago

I have some of those muffin pans from my grandmother

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#25 Vintage Funnels Turned Candle Holders

Vintage Funnels Turned Candle Holders

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LeahCim 3 years ago

I would never have thought of this!

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#26 Stamped Spoon Cabinet Handle

Stamped Spoon Cabinet Handle

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SusannaVesna 3 years ago

Ha! Nice!

#27 Add Some Mood Lighting To Your Backyard With Mason Jars

Add Some Mood Lighting To Your Backyard With Mason Jars

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#28 Light Fixture From A Galvanized Bucket

Light Fixture From A Galvanized Bucket

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AnnRos'a 3 years ago

Clever, I'd paint the inside a bright colors.

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#29 Diy Some Spoons Into Planter Hangers

Diy Some Spoons Into Planter Hangers

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Mandy 3 years ago

Not sure what those spoons are made of, but I don't think my spoons would hold that shape for very long. LOL

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#30 Light Chandelier From Recycled Wine Bottles

Light Chandelier From Recycled Wine Bottles

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SueWerner 2 years ago

I like the differently shaped filaments in the bulbs. Cool.

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#31 Smart Kitchen Idea With Pot Lids

Smart Kitchen Idea With Pot Lids

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#32 Mason Jar Tissue Holder

Mason Jar Tissue Holder

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Tina Troell Barrera 2 years ago

Where do you get tissues to fit?

#33 Upcycled Craft Station

Upcycled Craft Station

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Cayman 2 years ago

I think this would work better as a cat toy.

#34 Wall Decor - Individual Hanging Painted Mason Jars

Wall Decor - Individual Hanging Painted Mason Jars

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#35 Tart Pan Tiered Cake Stand

Tart Pan Tiered Cake Stand

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#36 Wooden Spoon Garden Markers

Wooden Spoon Garden Markers

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#37 Teacup Bird Feeder

Teacup Bird Feeder

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CatieBrandyberry 3 years ago

I have one, my mom made it. It has lasted thru a lot!

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#38 Chalkboard On A Silver Platter

Chalkboard On A Silver Platter

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#39 Vintage Tea Cup Clock

Vintage Tea Cup Clock

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Tina Troell Barrera 2 years ago

Tacky...

#40 Necklaces From Old Spoons

Necklaces From Old Spoons

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#41 Silverware Chandelier

Silverware Chandelier

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LeahCim 3 years ago

likey!

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#42 Ornate & Upcycled Silver Hooks

Ornate & Upcycled Silver Hooks

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#43 Jelly Mould Pendant Lights

Jelly Mould Pendant Lights

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#44 Enamel Mug Organizer

Enamel Mug Organizer

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#45 Colander Pendant Lamp

Colander Pendant Lamp

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#46 Candles In Cups

Candles In Cups

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#47 Paper Orb Lights

Paper Orb Lights

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#48 Kitchen Grater Turns Into An Earring Holder

Kitchen Grater Turns Into An Earring Holder

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Ruellen 3 years ago

Ummm, not really safe ....

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#49 Vintage Loaf Pans

Vintage Loaf Pans

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#50 Vintage Cooking Clips - Recipe Card Holders

Vintage Cooking Clips - Recipe Card Holders

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#51 Tiered Stand

Tiered Stand

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#52 Repurposed Graters

Repurposed Graters

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TinyDynamine 3 years ago

What?!

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#53 Thermos Flask Lamp Bases

Thermos Flask Lamp Bases

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