Here’s a fun way to recycle some every day items into something useful. Take some tin cans and a scrap piece of wood and put them together into a nice cutlery holder. I can see this working perfectly during parties on the back patio.
Organizing cutlery for a dinner or barbecue - How to organize it for the dinner, lunch or barbecue. You can use it upside down if you want. It just looks better on the picture this way
If you usually do dinner or barbecue at home and invite enough people, you know leave the table organized with the silverware in sight greatly facilitates the life of the host.
This prevents guests stay wondering where to find the items and avoid that comes and goes in the kitchen, opens and closes drawers.We made this door cutlery that even though it was done with simple and recycled materials was cute.
But what I like most of this cutlery door is practicality!
I open the drawers, put everything separately in cans and take at once to the dining room. Has to handle to handle!
If you have children at home, this project will be useful as a pencil holder. If you are craftsman, can use as tool holders ... Everyone can find a function.
It is worth doing! Text: Bianca Barreto Photos: Bianca Barreto and Sueli Pacci
If you Usually invite your friends for a barbecue or is having dinner at your house, you know que organize the table with the cutlery in sight makes life much easier.
This Prevents guests stay wondering where to find the knives forks and spoons and Avoids Them to keep opening and closing the drawers.
We made this cutlery holder upcycling materials and it cute looks!
But what I like it the most is That Is is so functional and easy to carry around.
I open the drawer, put everything in separate cans and take at once to the dining room. And it has to handle!
If you want to use for other purposes thats pretty fine!If you have children at home, this project will be useful as a pencil holder. If you are a craftsman, can use the tool holders ... If you love make up use it for separating brushes, eyeliner and other makeup ... Everyone can find a way for using it!
Rather than use as door Cutlery, you can also use as pencil Door Tools Door or to organize other things at home! - Here I am using it with my crafts Material: scisors, pens, pencils ...
1 Separate 6 cans without lids and sand with a file to remove any metal burrs that may have left over when cutting the cover. Tip: Prefer higher cans as the cans of peeled tomatoes.
2 Paint cans inside and outside, color like with synthetic enamel paint and let it dry from one day to the other. The synthetic enamel protects the metal from moisture, preventing rust. Tip: Stick your hand into the can and go spinning to paint all around. Support the can bench lined with newspaper and brush inside. Alternatively, wait for the exterior paint dry to be able to paint inside.
3 Choose a wood and paint with synthetic enamel. Here we put a little white ink we use to paint the can so that the wood was left a little lighter than the cans. If you like the original wood color and cans, no need to paint.
4 With a large nail and a hammer, drill a hole in the can and then thread the screw. Tip: To make it easy to stick, we fix a wooden bench in using a red Sergeant and we stick the can on the edge of the wood. So can he endured to hammer. Can hammer hard that the can will not bend. Not to hurt the paint, put a piece of felt between wood and tin.
5. Place the pierced cans on site to be bolted. Mark the location of the hole in the wood with a pencil or pen.
6- Make 6 holes in wood using hammer and nail.
7- Put the screws into the holes of a can, bring a can of wood and screw. . Repeat with all the cans 8 Screw a handle after making the hole with nail and hammer. Tip: to better support the handle, place a large washer between the leather and the screw. Ready!
1 Get 6 cans without lids and sand it to remove any burrs que may have left over When cutting the cover. Tip:. Prefer taller cans of peeled tomatoes of the cans
2-Paint cans inside and outside. Use the color you like and let it dry for one day. We used synthetic enamel paint. The synthetic enamel protects metal against moisture, Preventing rust. You can use any other paint que goes with metal.
Tip: Insert your hand into the can and spin the can while you brush it outside. Put the can on the table lined with newspaper and brush inside. Alternatively, wait for the paint to dry outside to paint inside.
3. Choose a piece of wood and paint with synthetic enamel or other paint. Here we put a little white ink on the paint we used to paint the cans so tones are different. The wood is a little lighter than the cans. If you like the original color of the wood and cans, you do not need painting anything.
4- With a thick nail and a hammer, drill a hole in the can for threading the screw.
Tip: To make this step easier see the picture and see how I put the can inside a thick piece of wood que was holded by the red clip. So can the firm stood to hammer. Is not scratching the paint, put a piece of felt between the wood and the painted can.
5. Place the cans stuck in place que will be screwed. Mark the location of the hole in the wood with a pen or pencil
6- Drill the 6 holes in wood using a hammer and nail.
7 Place screws into the holes of a can, Then screw it on the wood piece. Repeat with all the cans.
8. Screw the handle after making the hole with nail and hammer.
Source : madamecriativa.