DIY In-and-Out Box: Use an Old Shutter

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What to do with an old shutter? Oh, it’s a treasure in disguise! You can paint it with chalk paint, or spray paint it, or just sand it here and there to make it look “shabby chic.” Then hang it in the doorway for a unique in-and-out box that’s so cool even bills will look great! If you’re now looking for new shutters, why not check out for some inspiration!

This could be one of the easiest DIY projects ever. Adorn it with tiny clothespins (thank you, Target!) to attach your to-do list. Add some twinkling lights at the holidays. The possibilities are endless…

Once you’ve proved your DIY mettle, if you have another shutter handy, try one of these genius ideas from other DIY enthusiasts at Pinterest.