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Coffee Spoon Holder

Re-purpose an old empty can and turn it into a useful Coffee Spoon Holder which you can keep close to your coffee making station

Re-purpose an old empty can and turn it into a useful Coffee Spoon Holder which you can keep close to your coffee making station

Our “Coffee Station” is on the other side of the kitchen as to where we keep all the cutlery.

Since I moved everything, everyone was complaining about the extra distance now needed just to get a spoon for their coffee !

Personally, I think 3 meters that way and 3 meters back can only do all of us good.  But, then again if one can not have comfort in your own home, what’s the use ? (Yes, even only having spoons close ! ).

For the past few years I had my spoons close to the kettle, coffee, tea and all the other paraphernalia. I had a cute little glass jar which the spoons were kept in.

Most of the kitchen’s mini make-over is done by now.  And I started sorting through the mess left behind, only to find my glass jar broken.

You will notice that re-purposing cans are all over the internet now.  I thought, let me give it a go and see what I can come up with to suit the new color scheme of the kitchen.

Now, normally, I am not a lacey, frilly kind of person. However, when I saw this black lace ribbon, I liked it straight away !

Had no clue what I wanted to use it for and only bought a meter. Ok, I do have a thing for ribbon ..if I like it, I buy, without even knowing what it’ll be used for !

Coffee Spoon Holder

Here’s what I did to make this Coffee Spoon Holder :

A standard sized can which I sprayed inside and outside with white gloss spraypaint.

Coffee Spoon Holder - supplies

I then used a stencil to roughly (see the letters are a bit “broken”) write, using a permanent marker, Coffee on top and Spoons at the bottom.

A quick spray over the words with a clear spraypaint – because permanent is not always permanent especially markers!

For the black lace, I sprayed Adhesive glue to one side and wrapped the lace around the can. to top it off. And a tiny coffee/tea pot was glued over as well.

Coffee Spoon Holder - decor

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That’s it, I only need to wash all the dirty coffee spoons and fill this can a bit !

LINDA

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High Street Cottage

Monday 15th of October 2012

It's Darling!

The Mandatory Mooch

Wednesday 12th of September 2012

Fun idea!! Thanks so much for linking up to Tasty Thursdays on The Mandatory Mooch!! I hope you will link up again. The party will be live tonight. http://www.mandatorymooch.blogspot.com

Thanks, Nichi

Debi Bolocofsky

Wednesday 12th of September 2012

Hi Linda,This is such a cute idea. Thank you so much for sharing with Wednesdays Adorned From Above Link Party last week. This weeks Link Party is opened at http://www.adornedfromabove.com/2012/09/reeses-smore-brownies-and-wednesdays.htmlfrom Wednesday until Sunday.Hope to see you there.Debi BolocofskyAdorned From Abovewww.adornedfromabove.com

The Thriftiness Miss

Tuesday 11th of September 2012

I sooo need a coffee spoon cup near my coffee pot! Thanks so much for sharing this at the Weekend Wonders link party! Hope to see you back on Thursday Have a great day :)

ramsaygrace

Sunday 9th of September 2012

New follower - hope to get a follow back!

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