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Repurposed Litter Buckets

Hello friends! I decided to take a break from my crochet hooks do something with one of the kitty litter buckets  that seem to multiply like rabbits in our home!  I hate to get rid of them because they are so handy!

I have one I use as a mop bucket but there are some hanging around in our garage. Yesterday, I was in my closet looking at all the bags and small boxes of yarn which has also invaded my war room prayer space and I decided I needed do something with that yarn.

I saw some nice ideas for litter buckets on Pinterest and decided to get to work on a yarn bucket.

Here is the before shot of a Tidy Cat litter bucket

I have lots of scrap fabric, a crocheted heart, letters from Dollar Tree and duplicate crochet hooks and here is the new and improved litter bucket now yarn stash bucket

Here the back of the bucket
I hope this gives you some ideas if you happen to have empty  litter buckets taking up space in your home or garage.


Comments

  1. What a great repurposed use for the buckets, so pretty too!! It feels so good to give something used new life!! Blessings and hugs!

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  2. What a great idea Regina! You did a beautiful job with that bucket. It’s the perfect place to corral all of the bits and piece of yarn that accumulate so quickly. Thanks for sharing with us.
    Blessings,
    Betsy

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    1. You're welcome Betsy! I think I'm going to need to do another one because I find more yarn! Oh the horror!

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  3. Oh Regina, I love that idea of repurposing! I have so much yarn stashed in cardboard boxes! I'll keep this idea in mind for a new project. No cat litter boxes here (no cats or dogs), but there's a few white buckets from Home Depot around. Thanks for sharing! God bless you!

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  4. Regina, I LOVE what you did with that litter bucket! VERY pretty! And now your yarn is all in one place! SO fun! Thank you for sharing it with us.

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    1. Thank you Dianna! Like I told Betsy, I'm needing to make another one because I found more yarn. Good thing I have lots of scrap fabric!

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  5. That looks great Regina! I love turning "old" things into something new. You used some pretty colors too :)

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    1. Thank you Tajuana! I think it's better on our budget if we can upcycle things.

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