Tin can challenge

As we headed into lockdown it was impossible to buy a tin of tomatoes for love nor money so I’m guessing some of those stashed away cans must be getting used by now. So what are you doing with the empty tins?

Let’s kick off on familiar territory with a bit of home craft.

Eeugh – old tin lamp shades? Think again. I’m pretty inspired by these geometric downlighters from Oh Oh Deco.

Tin can wall lights by ohohdeco.com

Staying on the stylish home front, a smart organiser that’s far from trashy from Mountain Modern Life.

Tin can organiser from mountainmodernlife.com

Great for the garden in summer, punched tin lanterns from A Beautiful Mess – just watch those fingers.

Punched tin lanterns by abeautifulmess.com

And of course there had to be a tin man in there somewhere! Charge up the drill and check out the ‘how to’ at Home Talk.

tin can man from hometalk.com

And just because it’s hard to beat quick and simple, I’m getting all nostalgic with some good old-fashioned can and string stilts.

Happy stomping, happy hooligans.

tin can stilts from happyhooligans.ca

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