Laundry Basket Redux

Posted in Found, Made by jringenberg on June 26, 2011


This old laundry basket has Nine Lives written all over it. I found it at the dump on Nantucket, and after some light sanding and some WD-40, it became a perfect display for wine bottles at the West End Market. A little painting, upholstery foam, and a nice pillowcase transformed it into a beautiful crib for a certain, imminent baby girl. She’ll probably grow out of it in a couple months, at which point I have no doubt it will find a new way to make itself useful.


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  1. […] grandmother’s, and the crib (former laundry basket) is a makeover story done by Joe (he posted a few before photos). I love the mobile, it was the first nursery item we were given, and for most […]

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