Mia Shulman, Acting Managing Editor
Monday, February 18, 2013 9:00 AM EDT
Need to kick your next DIY project into high gear? Take a look at these inspiring upcycled projects created out of rummaged finds, old collections and forgotten furniture. Some of them will truly shock—and make you think twice about tossing out your dusty collection of CDs.
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1. Transform odds and ends into an intricate mirror.
2. Give new life to old CDs by creating this awesome hanging lamp.
3. An old cabinet door becomes a handy dry erase board.
4. Leftover wallpaper gets put to good use as mod, patterned chairs.
What DIY projects have been nagging you lately? Any inspiring projects to share? I'd love to hear about them!