We have already featured on Recyclart a lamp made from an old pair of crutches. Here's another idea of crutches upcycling by Mamie Jane's, she used a pair of them to make a new shelf in a vintage style.
Disaster by Victor Barish - I've been leaning toward an Alice in Wonderland theme when we convert the front room to a library. This would work! Could also be Seuss. I WANT! For the Home,Home,Interior design,LOVE @ H
bookshelfporn: DIY Ladder Bookshelves To get this look, all you need are two ladders and some wood planks. Paint the ladders and the wood if you want, then slide the wood planks through the ladders so they are resting on the ladder steps.
Some pretty awesome book shelves. I personally want floor to ceiling shelves covering at least two walls in my spare bedroom. until I upgrade from condo to a house with a full-blown library / reading-n-nook room :D
Junk You’d Normally Throw Away Transformed Into Genius Ideas
In this DIY, wood crutches have been made into a functional bookshelf! Find your project materials (crutches and floating shelves) at your local ReStore. You'll certainly have a home décor statement piece the whole neighborhood will be talking about!
Another idea for our wooden ladder. A vintage wooden ladder makes great lighting! This one is wrapped with globe lights, and decorated with vintage chandelier crystals and branches. There are endless variations on this theme!