Her Old TV Cabinet Was Ready For The Trash, Until She Got An Idea And Turned It Into This…

We’ve all encountered the “upcycling” trend in some way or another since it has become a phenomenon worldwide. It can be furniture, clothing, ornaments, anything!

This has to be one of the very coolest DIY’s! Just scroll through these pictures and you’ll see what an old, clunky TV cabinet can become with a little love and a lot of creativity!

1. Upon realizing her old TV cabinet was useless, Debbie decided she could turn it into something adorable (this isn’ t a picture of her exact one but almost) and this is where things started. 

old tv cabinet recycled

2. It began with removing the screws, hinges, and doors and then giving it a thorough cleaning. 

old tv cabinet recycled

3. Then she painted it an adorable light blue. 

old tv cabinet recycled

4. Once dry, she traced circles into the cabinet using an upside down bowl. 

old tv cabinet recycled

5. She then cut the holes with a jigsaw and then one smaller one above that. 

old tv cabinet recycled

6. Then she chose a cute fabric for sewing. 

old tv cabinet recycled

7. Next up was vinyl, craft foam, and the cabinet’s old knobs which were all attached to the counter top. 

old tv cabinet recycled

8. By this point, the old, useless cabinet had become an adorable kids’ play kitchen! However, she wasn’t done yet…

old tv cabinet recycled

9. Next she turned it around and began by drilling pilot holes. 

old tv cabinet recycled

10. She coated one half with chalkboard paint and built out the other with plywood. 

old tv cabinet recycled

11. Then she gave any unfinished, raw edges a trimming. 

old tv cabinet recycled

12. She made this super cute window frame too. 

old tv cabinet recycled

13. Following that she grabbed another piece of lumber, started chiseling it away, and attached it to the front. 

old tv cabinet recycled

14. Once it’s all done, add a sign and you get this!

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