19 uber-cool and wallet-friendly upcycling ideas

If you have a creative flair, upcycling is great way to give old objects a new lease of life. And it's even better if you don't need to spend a dime.

Here are 19 awesome upcycling ideas that are worth a try!

1. They painted this staircase just using sample pots

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2. Grandma got out her sewing machine!

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3. Food fridge magnets to help them decide what meals to have

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4. A watery forest

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5. Use an old tea caddy to organize your sewing threads

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6. LEGO makes cool office accessories

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7. If you have any old floppy disks lying around

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8. Make tiny futuristic lamps from empty egg shells

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9. Plain ceramic tiles painted with resin and alcohol

© alyssaadlerart / Reddit

10. Designed to perfectly match their living room

© Pinetreewhisperer / Reddit

11. Turn your kids old toys into a lamp base

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12. Painted with bleach!

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13. Old jeans + resin = frames as good as new

© specificpig / Reddit

14. An old sofa frame turned into a towel rail

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15. Fun and practical

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16. Old pants turned into bags and scrunchies

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17. Made from an old Mac - complete with tactile technology and USB phone chargers

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18. He made these using old camera film canisters and gifts them to movie-loving friends

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19. One happy cat!

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