DIY Storage Container

by Lesley Kim

“If you ask me what I came into this life to do, I will tell you: I came to live out loud.”
Emile Zola

diy storage container
I am obsessive with recycling and now that I discovered upcycling, I have been crafting to create new out of old.  I found this amazing burlap with a damask print in downtown LA and just fell in love with it.  Because online shopping boxes come all the time, I decided to wrap one of these boxes with my super cute burlap, creating my own DIY storage container.  You can use the finished DIY storage container to store many items.  Fill them up with toys, towels, or anything you want!

diy storage container

8 comments

  1. Lesley, you are so creative and talented girl, when I make something it looks like I made it… yours looks lovely :)

  2. Great ideas! Thank you for sharing. I think I’d make some to store my fashion magazines in. Just cut off the top & sit it sideways. :)

    Debra@stylewisebydebra.com

  3. Wow this is really creative and useful! Thanks for sharing this :)

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  4. lovely DIY….thank you for inspiration…

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  5. I love this idea Lesley, the boxes look fabulous!

    Love,
    Tania

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  7. I do this too!! I take my boxes if they are a great shape and size (if not, they are recycled) and then make them into fancy storage! It’s such a fun idea and saves so much money! Loving that crystally fabric you found, I haven’t ever found any as cool as that! I really like your blog though! I’m glad that I found it! It would be nice if you could stop by my blog sometime too (I’m from England) as I post my outfits and personal style etc! I wanted to wish you a happy holidays too! :) :)

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