As usual, Pinterest has been my inspiration for this post, I lose whole days of my life browsing that site! However, it is totally worth it when you discover upcycling gems such as these, I hope you enjoy them as much as me!
1. Picnic Tins
Create a caddy for picnics/barbecues/outdoor eating with paint and string. Click the image for full details.
2. Tin Can Packaging
Turn your unwanted tin cans into present packaging using pretty paper, trim and fabric.
3. Tin Can Organisation!
Use a paint can (painted) and attach tin cans to create a great workspace storage area for desks, crafts or a table centrepiece!
4. Bird Feeder
Use small tuna or cat food tins to create a pretty bird feeder. Click the image for details.
5. Mossy Tins
Use textured wallpaper, painted white and moss from the garden to make a stunning table centrepiece.
6. Tin Can Barbecue
Self explanatory instructions for creating a barbecue out of a tin can!
7. Pretty Pots
Create some beautiful tins with wire, charms and a bit of napkin decoupage!
8. Tin Can Storage
Paint, pegs and decoupage create a lovely storage canister.
9. Tin Can drums!
Tin Cans and Balloons create the perfect homemade drum = hours of fun!
These amazing tin can lids were designed by Jack Bresnahan as part of his Northumbria University project,unfortunately they are not in production but someone, somewhere should do something similar!
Do you have any of your own ideas for using tin cans?