9 Cool Things to Make with Chicken Wire {tutorials}


Wondering how to make stuff with chicken wire?  Here are 9 things to do with chicken wire like lamp shades, cloche, jewelry holder, basket, jar sleeves and furniture redo’s.

Cool Things to Make with Chicken Wire {tutorials}

We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to make things with chicken wire with these incredible tutorials. For even more ways to use chicken wire Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 2,000 DIY Decorating ideas.  You can always search there if you’’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

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Things To Do With Chicken Wire

Farmhouse Light

1.  Farmhouse Light ~ Check out this uniquely beautiful ceiling light idea! Let this embroidery hoop and chicken wire light inspire a DIY light for your home. The perfect way to add some personality into your home decor!

Chicken Wire Lamp Shade 2.  Chicken Wire Lamp Shade ~ Look at this adorable chicken wire lamp shade!  It’’s perfect for revamping a family room, living room or bedroom.  Simply remove the fabric from an old lampshade and replace it with chicken wire.

Things To Make With Chicken Wire

Homemade Wire Cloche

3.  Homemade Wire Cloche ~ Do you agree that anything looks better under a cloche?  Learn how to make your own cloche from chicken wire for only $1.04.  Can’t beat that!

Chicken Wire Glass Jar Sleeves

4.  Chicken Wire Glass Jar Sleeves ~ Dress up mason jars with this simple sleeve tutorial using chicken wire.

How to Make a Wire Basket

5.  How to Make a Wire Basket ~ Give an old lampshade a new purpose by covering it with chicken wire!  Turned upside down it makes a great basket.

DIY Chicken Wire Plate Stand

6.  DIY Chicken Wire Plate Stand ~ Transform an ordinary plate stand into a tiered basket holder.  Perfect for holding fruit and vegetables with a decorative touch!

Things To Build Out Of Chicken Wire

 Frame Jewelry Holder {DIY}

7.  Frame Jewelry Holder {DIY} ~ Use a little spray paint and chicken wire to turn old frames into a beautiful way to organize and display jewelry.  It can also double as a message board or a way to display your childrens art. 

Make With Chicken Wire

 China Cabinet Makeover

8.  China Cabinet Makeover ~ Do you have an old piece of furniture that could use an update? If so, check out what some paint and chicken wire can do! Use this before and after dresser reveal to inspire a makeover done by you!

Mirror Redo

9.  Mirror Redo ~ A creative way to makeover a dated standing mirror!  Remove the glass, paint and add chicken wire.  Perfect for displaying hair bows and photos!


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