12 Ways to Use a Letterpress Drawer

Earlier this week, I shared my fabulous new letterpress drawers {a totally cheap score at the thrift store}.  I have a few ideas for how I might use them in my home but I thought I’d share some of the amazing inspiration I found online.  Here are 12 unique ways to use a letterpress drawer.

12 ways to use a letterpress drawer

Hang it on a wall and use it to hold shells collected on a family vacation.

letterpress shells

Turn it into a table to hold a favorite collection.

letterpress table

Paint it a fun color and use it to organize jewelry.

letterpress jewelry holder

Store spools of thread at a sewing station.

letterpress thread

Use them as doors on a cabinet for a completely unique look.

letterpress doors

Transform it into wall art.

letterpress wall art

Use it as a vintage-style advent calendar.

letterpress advent calendar

Store Lego minifigures in a child’s room.

letterpress lego

Hang it on a wall as a family scrapbook display.

letterpress scrapbook

Turn it into an amazing cross-stitch sampler.

letterpress sampler

Use it as colorful office decor.

letterpress office

Or store a wine cork collection in all the little spaces.

letterpress corks

Aren’t those fun ideas?  I can’t wait to spruce up my letterpress drawers and transform them into functional items in my home!

Randi Dukes About Randi Dukes

I’m Randi, a wife and stay-at-home mom of five kids, ranging from preschool to high school. I love strong coffee, craft and DIY projects, my planner, my laptop, and my big ol’ family. When I’m not creating something for my blog, I can be found in the car, running kids from one place to another. I’m the one knitting at the red light.


  1. I love those ideas! I need to get my hands on one of those drawers I guess :) What are you going to do with yours?

  2. Hey there lady, thanks so much for including my jewelry organizer. Can’t wait to see what you do with yours.

  3. Neat ideas. My mom has one and uses it to store some of her stamps, it’s definitely a great conversation piece.

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