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Monday, 14 March 2016

5 Food Pantry Ideas.....

I am a huge fan of upcycling, refashion old clothing and repurposing old items. I love to recycle old bottles and jars and anything else that gives me an idea along the way. 

What about old crates too. 

There are so many ways to reuse new or old crates and today I am sharing a few ideas with you. 

Sometimes I receive them in a delivery and always find a neat way to use them again. They just look too go to throw away.
I have used them for all kinds of things like popping storing jars into them.

Keeping my cookbooks all tidy together.

Keeping all my baking ingredients in one place.

I have even used them to store the games console bits altogether in the room.

Today I am sharing some great ways people around the world have been using their crates for all different purposes too. 

1.) Shelves:

 How cool is this idea? 

Shelves in a shop or shelves in your kitchen.

This would be great in a pantry to store all your food in.

2.) Food Shelves:

Using to store all your glass jars of food in it!

I love being able to find what you need and when you need it.

Sweets look great in these jar on a create.

3.) Wine storage:

Storing your wine in a cellar. 

As soon as I buy a bottle of wine, I drink it. 

I would love to buy a lot at once and use this idea.

4.) Recycle Storage:

Keeping all your old bottles and jars together in before you recycled or reuse them.

5.) Fruit Storage:

How about keeping them in your pantry with your season food in them. 

Perfect for keeping your vegetables altogether.

Do you recycle old crates?

Do you have any food pantry ideas to share with us too?



  1. Oh wow! What great ideas. They really are pretty to look at and are useful too.

  2. That's looks so awesome! I particularly love the wine rack - it looks so rustic! I think I'm going to go and find me some crates! Thanks for sharing...#bigpinklink

    1. Thanks Kerry, I wish I had this full of wine!! :)

  3. I do love crates reused in this way! I'm keeping some that I'd like to paint white and put in my children's nurseries! Its such a simple, but beautifully effective idea, and these all look fabulous! Thanks so much for sharing with #bigpinklink!


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