5 Projects You Can Make from Old Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets

Looking for some great craft project to make out of your old Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets? These simple ideas are a great way to get those Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets out from your closet and out of the way in the garage. You can use these d�©cor tips and ideas inside or outside!

Don’t feet limited to only Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets. Many of these craft project can be made with plastic and new picnic baskets of all shapes and sizes.

Organize Your Office Supplies

Ok, so I highly recommend cleaning your Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets if they have been used out in the yard before this. Simply soak them in a sink of warm water with a little bleach. You can scrub them down with a scrub brush and then rinse off.

Line the Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets up on your shelving in your home office or even along the back of your desk. You can place pens, paper clips, notepads, and almost anything on them.

If you have a drill bit you could also drill a hole in the Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets. Do this right below the lip of the baskets. Now, use a screw to attach the Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets to the wall. This is a great way to add vertical storage to a small space.

You can also drill through the plastic picnic baskets.

Entry Way Bins

Large Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets are the perfect way to keep the kids and all of their gear organized in your entryway or mudroom. Plus the kids can shut to hide clutter.

You can have the kids stencil their names on their own Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets. Slide them under a bench in the entry way and you won’t have anymore clutter on the floor.

You can also use the large Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets to hold gloves, shoes, hats, and even toys. The Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets will look great and hide away the mess.

Kitchen Storage

Traditional Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets are perfect to use in the food pantry. You can use them to store potatoes and onions in place of less attractive bins. Just because it is the pantry does not mean that it doesn’t have to look good.

You can also use smaller Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets on the kitchen counter or table and fill them with fruit. This make s a great centerpiece, adds storage to the kitchen, and even acts as great decoration. Pile those apple and oranges high and the kids can run by and grab one for as snack any time they want.

Tall thin Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets are great as utensil holders in the kitchen. I recommend cleaning them and sealing the inside with some polyurethane to keep the porous surface closed. This way no bacteria or dirt will soak into the Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets.

Bathroom Storage

A large clean Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets can make a beautiful way to display and store bath towels. Simple roll the towel up instead of folding them. You can place them vertically in the Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets.

Small Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets on the counter can hold hand towels.

Side Table with Storage

For a unique side table in the bedroom or den (living room) try using one or two of those oversized Vintage Wicker Picnic Baskets.

Take the handles on the lower Vintage Wicker Picnic Basket and turn them down on the side. Stack a second Vintage Wicker Picnic Basket on top to make it reach a normal height. Turn these handles down to the side as well. Now, All you need to do is place a large round piece of beveled glass on top. You could also use a piece of wood cut out in a circle.

You can put away off-season clothing or even throws in the storage side table.

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