17 Creative Ways To Reuse Kitchen Cutlery


Planning on purchasing new kitchen utensils? Well don't throw out your existing ones as you could reuse them as home decor! These 17 creative ways to reuse your kitchen cutlery are a great way to put that old cutlery to good use! They could make a great gift idea for someone, or you could just keep them for yourself and enjoy the attention they receive from family and friends!


kitchen cabinet handles

First you need to flatten the bowl of a large spoon. Next, bend the stem into a handle shape and attach it to the kitchen cupboard of your choice. You can even stamp the contents of each cupboard on to the spoons so your kitchen can be super-organized!


fork photo stand

This fork photo stand can be made in minutes. It's so cute and quirky.


contemporary colorful silverware

Spray paint gives a colorful and contemporary edge to traditional looking utensils.


fork egg cup
fork egg cup 2

This cool hand drawn tutorial tells you all you need to know about making these cool fork egg cups. You will have to find your own muscle man though!


utensil picture frame

Spray paint your utensils white and mount them in a white frame. Easy, clean-looking and so stylish!


silverware chandelier

This quirky chandelier is a real talking point and looks amazing in a dining area.


silverware windchimes

For cool and inexpensive wind chimes, this design is unbeatable.


fork pendants

Creative contemporary jewelry lovers will enjoy making these quirky fork pendants.


fork curtain tie back

Get a fork. Bend. Secure. Tuck curtain behind. Beautiful!


spoon pendants

These cool key chains are made with the bowls of spoons hammered flat and stamped.



key hangers

Always losing your keys? Fear not as these utensil key holders are easy to make and look simply amazing! You will want to buy more keys just to hang them up!


Wrapped Silverware

A fun dinner party idea, which also disguises out of shape handles. This yarn wrapped silverware will start a new trend among your friends!


eyeball utensils

Clay and plastic doll eyes… just what everyone needs at the dinner table!


fork ring

This ring is pretty and contemporary. Make your own by taking the head off a fork, filing any rough edges and bending.


spoon storage

Bend large old spoons and fix them to the wall. They're great for storing bits and bobs.


lampshade made with cutlery

This lampshade is made with 40 knives, forks and spoons hung from wire. It looks quaint, but 'cutting edge' too!


Transform a plain fork into a contemporary bracelet by following this video tutorial.