10 Incredible Ways to Upcycle a Bicycle ...


10 Incredible Ways to Upcycle a Bicycle ...
10 Incredible Ways to Upcycle a Bicycle ...

Ways to Upcycle a Bicycle are perfect projects for giving a wonderful machine a new life. Whether you want to upcycle a bike that you've had for years or you happened upon one on Craigslist, these DIY ideas will surely help you out. Let's check out these bicycle DIY projects, shall we?

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Wheel Clock

Wheel Clock Been looking to make one of those large wall clocks? Now you can create one using a bicycle wheel. Those who love the modern or industrial school of home decor will definitely love this bike DIY idea. Not only is it so very easy (and cheap!) to do, it will also add amazing visual appeal to any home.



Lazy Susan / Table

Lazy Susan / Table How about enjoying "meals on wheels?" Making this Lazy Susan might need some advanced skills but that's what your boyfriend or dad is for, really. With some design variation, you can also make a table out of a bicycle wheel.



Bathroom Sink and Storage

Bathroom Sink and Storage This is probably one of the most popular bicycle upcycles out there. It's incredibly inventive, isn't it? I like that this doesn't look tacky or out of place. It helps that other elements of this bathroom look beautiful, too.



Bicycles are an incredibly versatile item and can be used in a multitude of ways. Upcycling them is a great way to give new life to an old bicycle. One of the most popular upcycles is turning a bicycle into a bathroom sink and storage. This is a great way to utilize the frame of the bicycle, while also creating a unique and stylish addition to any bathroom.

The frame of the bicycle can be used as a countertop for the sink, and the handlebars and wheels can be used for storage. The handlebars can be used to hang towels and other bathroom items, while the wheel can be used as a shelf. The frame can also be painted to match the existing decor of the bathroom. This is a great way to add a touch of personality and style to any bathroom.

In addition to being stylish, this upcycle is also incredibly functional. The frame of the bicycle can be used as a countertop, while the handlebars and wheels can be used for storage. This is a great way to add extra storage to any bathroom. This upcycle is also great for small bathrooms, as it does not take up much space.


Pot Rack

Pot Rack One of these days, I will make a list of creative DIY pot racks. For now, I will include this bike DIY idea here. Just like most of the projects here, this one is easy to do. Using sturdy wire and a clean bicycle wheel, you'll be able to make a nifty pot rack for you kitchen in no time.




Mobile How delightful! Using comic book pages for this mobile was certainly a stroke of genius. Of course, the use of the bicycle wheel is the best part about this mobile. Could anything be possibly more perfect for a boy's room?


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Bracelet Bike chain to a bracelet! How cool. This is a great way to upcycle a bicycle for those who like having unique accessories. Even guys can wear these.



Upcycling is a great way to give a new life to an old item. Bicycles are no exception. One of the most creative ways to upcycle a bicycle is to turn it into a bracelet. This is a great way to make a unique fashion statement while also being environmentally friendly.

The bracelet can be made using a bike chain, which can be found at most bicycle shops or online. The process of making the bracelet is fairly simple, and requires only a few basic tools. It starts by removing the chain from the bike and then cutting it to the desired length. From there, the ends of the chain can be shaped into loops, and the bracelet can be adjusted for fit. Finally, the chain can be polished and sealed for a unique, custom look.

The bike chain bracelet is an ideal accessory for anyone who wants to make a statement with their fashion. It can be worn by both men and women, and can be dressed up or down for any occasion. Best of all, it is an affordable way to upcycle a bicycle and give it a new life.



Planter I have included this in my list of creative planters but it bears repeating. Why? Because using a bike as planter is clever, adorable, and beautiful. Doing this is definitely a simple and cheap way to add a touch of whimsy and magic to your garden or front porch.



Upcycling is a great way to give old items a new lease of life. A bicycle is no exception and can be transformed into something new and exciting. One of the most creative ways to upcycle a bicycle is to turn it into a planter. This is a great way to add a touch of whimsy and magic to your garden or front porch.

To make a bicycle planter, you will need to remove the wheels and handlebars. You can then use the frame to hold the planter box. You can buy a planter box or make one yourself out of wood or plastic. The planter box should be securely attached to the frame. You can then add soil and plants of your choice.

When it comes to decorating the bicycle planter, you can get as creative as you like. You can paint the frame and the planter box in bright colors, or you can add decorations like ribbons or old bicycle parts. You can also add a sign to the frame that says ‘Welcome to my Bicycle Planter!’.



Chandelier There are many ways that you can go about making a chandelier out of a bicycle or bicycle parts. The one that links to the tutorial below will give you something wonderfully Steampunk. For other ideas, check out Marin Camille.



Wall Art

Wall Art The rim of a bicycle wheel can be a perfect frame for any circular-type wall art. This crocheted beauty is one example. With your imagination, you can also make a dream catcher or fabric wall art.



Garden Trellis

Garden Trellis Talk about clever gardening! If you want to build a quality trellis for peas and other climbers, you can use discarded bicycle rims. These look incredibly easy to make so give it a go.


I don't know about you but these methods of upcycing bicycles are calling out to the green crafter in me. Since I don't know how to ride a bike (yes, yes, I know my childhood was incomplete), I should just look into these bicycle DIY projects. Will you be trying some of these ways to repurpose a bicycle? Please show us what you end up making!

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