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Learn how to Upcycle Wooden Crates Into a BBQ Side Table with Dremel

How to Make a BBQ Side Table

Take a peek at Dremel’s simple DIY tutorial on how to upcycle a few wooden crates into a BBQ side table – perfect for any garden.

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Dremel’s ultimate shopping guide: turn your upcycling ideas into reality with the Multipurpose Cutting Kit (565).

Shopping Guide: 8 Must-Have Tools For Upcycling

Delve into Dremel’s ultimate shopping guide and find out just what tools you need to turn all of your useful upcycling ideas into reality.

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Jonathan Morrison is fighting the issue of plastic pollution with WasteBoards.

Extraordinary Maker: Jonathan Morrison

Jonathan Morrison is fighting the issue of plastic pollution with WasteBoards. Using Dremel tools, he upcycles plastic bottle caps into skateboards.

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More upcycling projects

Upcycle toy animals into a cool coat rack.

Toy Animals Become Coat Rack

Easy upcycling idea: turn toy animals into a fun coat rack. We’ll show you how in this inspiring video.

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Upcycle a wooden chopping board into a wireless phone charger.

Upcycle a chopping board Into a Phone Charger

Take inspiration from this step-by-step tutorial and turn something old into something new. All you need is your Dremel Multi-Tool, and a few router bits.

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A simple salad bowl can be upcycled into a unique pendant lamp by engraving it with a Dremel Multi-Tool.

Turn a Salad Bowl Into a Pendant Lamp

Are you looking for your next upcycling challenge? You might want to try this one: an everyday kitchen essential turned into something truly special.

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Upcycle an old chair into a towel rack.

Make a Stylish Towel Rack From an Old Chair

Breathe new life into an old chair and create something unique for your bathroom.

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Upcycle a rusty wire basket into a dashing side table using your Dremel Multi-Tool.

Transform a Wire Basket Into a Side Table

This inspiring tutorial will help you to transform an old wire basket and metal tray into a splendid sidetable.

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Upcycle old wooden hangers into this unique coat rack with Dremel.

Upcycle hangers into a coat rack

Add an eye-catching element to your hallway with this unique coat rack, made from some old wooden hangers. Just follow Dremel’s easy upcycling steps.

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Upcycle a pan into a bin to make recycling organic waste much easier.

Create an organic waste bin

Recycling organic waste is so much easier with this pan-turned-bin that sits flush with your worktop. Perfect for leading a sustainable lifestyle.

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By simply upcycling PVC pipes, you can make these stylish lamp shades.

From PVC pipes to stylish lamp shades

No one will ever guess you’ve made these sleek shades by simply upcycling PVC pipes. With Dremel, you can bring this useful upcycling idea to life.

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Upcycle an old basket into a cosy lamp shade for your garden.

Wicker basket becomes cosy lamp shade

Do you like lounging in your garden on lazy summer nights? This wicker lampshade, made with an old basket and a Dremel 4000, adds comfort and charm.

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Create a unique wall clock out of vintage silver and brass pieces.

Put together this one-of-a-kind wall clock

It’s hard to believe, but you’re only a few simple steps away from having this unique homemade clock on your wall. This is upcycling at its easiest!

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Upcycle your old cutlery into this very cool chandelier.

How to make a kitchen chandelier

From making metal hoops to drilling into cutlery and connecting the fitting, Dremel will lead the way as you create this shabby chic chandelier.

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Upcycle a pallet into a multi-functional garden table.

Useful upcycling idea: wooden pallet to garden table

Upgrade your cutting skills with this easy upcycling idea, creating a sturdy piece of wooden garden furniture out of an old pallet.

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How to Start

Learn the basics of engraving, cutting, routing, sanding, cleaning and polishing.

How to Avoid Failures

Working on a new upcycling project and eager to improve your skills? These guides will help you on your way.

How to Master

After watching these tutorials, you’re ready to take on any upcycling project.

An extensive masterclass on how to master routing with your Dremel Multi-Tool.

How to Master Sanding

To give your next upcycling project a smooth finish, watch this video on how to master several sanding techniques.

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An extensive masterclass on how to master routing with your Dremel Multi-Tool.

How to Master Routing

Ready to learn some advanced routing techniques? Grab your Dremel and your routing bits, and watch this masterclass.

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