They May Start As Old Wine Barrels, But What Mom Does With Them Has Everyone Impressed
Katie Mooney 6/17/2016
We love what we find on the inside of a wine barrel, and with these fabulous ideas we can love the outside as well!
The Bottom Of The Barrel
After a bit of heavy duty sawing and inserting a few wooden boards, these old barrels become lovely, unique shelves. Display stacks of plates in the kitchen, blocks and books in your child's playroom, or dried flowers and candles in your bedroom... there is no wrong way to use a barrel shelf! Project found on Pinterest.
Ordinary stone fireplace out... chic wooden barrel fireplace IN! Sparks will surely be flying as you cozy up to this fantastic fire with the love of your life. Project found on Pinterest.
Mirror Mirror On The Wall...
Her vision begins with the rusty, weathered ring of a barrel.
... IT'S The Fairest One Of All!
And after a bit of sawing, hammering, and welding... she creates a rustic, eye-catching barrel-ring mirror. Now this is really thinking outside of the barrel! Adventures in Creating explains the steps of her project from start to finish.
You may have to make some decisions regarding which bottle of wine to open, and which type of cheese to enjoy first... but one thing is for sure, you'll know JUST where you'll be doing it. You bring the goodies and the guests, we've got the wooden barrel table for you! Project found on OBN.
An old barrel makes quite a lovely addition to this quaint backyard sitting area. And the best part? After sawing the barrel in half, you're left with TWO tables for either end of the love seat. Pour the ice cold lemonade because you have the perfect place to set it! Project found on Centsational Girl.
Love Is In The Air
They say that the tiny details are what make a wedding truly memorable. Why not use old wooden barrels to hold the appetizers and cocktails during happy hour, create lovely displays of candles and flowers upon them, and even use one as a wedding keepsake. Your guests will love writing down their hopes and wishes for the happy couple on the side of a wooden wine barrel! Idea found on Elegant Wedding Invites.
Leave The Light On
As the sun sets on another chilly winter's day... your front porch illuminates with beauty! The glow inside of this wooden barrel lights up the gorgeous snowflake design that's been drilled into it. This one-of-a-kind night light will surely have your neighbors chatting! Project found on Pinterest.
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A Soft Place To Land
There won't be any doubt in your pup's mind just how much you love him when you present him with this stunningly handsome wooden wine barrel bed. Gone are the days of hiding your dog's bed behind the couch as your company arrives because THIS is a bed you'll want front and center! Project found on The Gilded Horn.
Grab A Cold One
This barrel table not only holds the refreshments of your friends while they stand around and chat... it also keeps future beverages ice cold. Now this is truly the hostess with the mostess! Project found on OBN.
Life goes all too quickly, and although there isn't a way to slow time down... we can be sure to make every moment count. So raise a glass to your loved ones, and share these creative wine barrel projects with them!