Craft Your Style 30 DIY Side Table Ideas: Reduce, Reuse, Redecorate!

Published on July 22nd, 2014 | by Bonnie Getchell

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30 DIY Side Table Ideas: Reduce, Reuse, Redecorate!

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30 DIY Side Table Ideas: Reduce, Reuse, Redecorate!

Don’t buy new — reduce, reuse, redecorate! Today we’re sharing 30 repurposed, DIY side table ideas to inspire you!

From the living room to the bedroom, side tables (or night stands) are super important! They hold all of our “stuff” like drinks, cell phones, alarm clocks, picture frames, and adorable DIY decor. Despite their ordinary purpose, side tables don’t have to be boring! Switch things up in your home by repurposing, recycling, and upcycling items into unique DIY side tables! You’ll find that your side table will become a focal piece and even a conversation starter! Here are 30 repurposed DIY side table ideas to get you started:

1. DIY record side table

2. Suitcase side table

3. Turn a drum into a stenciled table

4. Recycle a camping stool into a side table

5. Create two nightstands from a desk

6. Make a plant stand side table

7. Repurposed wooden shipping crate table

8. DIY chalkboard table

9. Tree stump side table

10. Decoupage table makeover

11. Accordion file side table

12. Repurpose an old lamp into a table

13. Antique milk can side table

14. Turn a barstool into a side table

15. Leaded glass window into table

16. Upcycled shutter table

17. Spool side table

18. Create a side table with stacked books

19. Repurposed chair side tables

20. Turn flower vases into a side table

21. DIY rolling storage end table

22. DIY filing cabinet side table

23. Dog bed side table

24. Make a side table from an antique sewing machine

25. Wine barrel nightstand

26. Repurpose an urn into a table

27. DIY nightstand using an old ladder

28. Vintage stool side table

29. Stepping stone table

30. DIY accent table

Which repurposed, recycled, or upcycled side table do you like the most? I would love to make a side table from vintage books for my guest bedroom. The room really needs a place for guests to keep all of their “stuff!”

Have you created your own DIY side table or night stand? If so, share them with us! We’d love to see your projects!

a version of this article originally ran at Feelgood Style

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Hello! I'm Bonnie -- a craft nerd, musician, writer, furniture and vintage lover, crafter, and diyer! If you would like to learn more about me, I also have my own blog, Revolutionaries, where I write about more craft projects, furniture redos, and my faith! You can also find me on , Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.



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