5 Way to Repurpose Window Shutters

At San Diego Habitat ReStores, we often have an ample amount of window shutters in stock.

blinds-3 (Mission Valley Shutters)

Although great for dressing up your windows, shutters can also be repurposed into something you never thought of! Below are some innovative projects people have completed with shutters.

1.Letter Organizer – Sort the clutter by repurposing a shutter into a cute, rustic letter organizer. Learn how to make this organizer here!


2. Holiday Décor/Crafts- Just in time for the holidays! Look at these fun crafts and holiday decorations you can make from shutters. They make great gifts and are fun projects to get the kids involved in.


Instructions for the Snowman, Tree, and Noel.

3. Headboard – Upgrade your bed to have a trendy look with a shutter headboard. This headboard was made by the bloggers at Shanty2Chic


4. Hanging Garden Wall – Put your garden on display with this Hanging Garden idea. Get instructions on how to make one here!succulent-hanging-wall

5. Coat Hanger – When you are at the ReStore, make sure to pick up some hardware as well to make this cute, yet simple coat rack!


Ready to get crafting? Not only will you find shutters at the ReStores, you can also find other tools and materials to help you with your project. Come on in today and see what inspires you!



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