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Tyres can be recycled into all manner of objects: seats, tables, planters, mirrors… you name it! And so many people are giving it a go, because there’s a real thrill that comes with turning something mundane into something magnificent.

So get your upcycling hat on and take a look at our top finds…

9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  1. Transform Into A Rope Table
    This project shows you how to mask an old tyre with rope, offering a really lovely natural look. The pops of bright yellow on the table legs give it a stylish edge too. 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  2. Create A Comfy Seat
    Take a look at our tutorial on how to make a patchwork, two tyre seat for your house or garden. 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  3. Turn Into A Pretty Planter
    Paint a tyre and secure to a wall, and you could have yourself a statement planter for the outside of your home. 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  4. Make A Glass Top Table
    Lime green paint and a glass top make this upcycling transformation perfect for the garden. Find out how to make it here. 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  5. Use Two To Make An Armchair
    Secured rope spiral designs sit in the recesses of two tyres to make a comfortable armchair. How cool is that? 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  6. Transform A Bike Tyre Into A Mirror
    You don't just have to experiment with car tyres – why not use a bike tyre to make a snazzy mirror for your abode? 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  7. Make Your Pooch Happy With A Dog Bed
    Put a soft pet bed inside a spray painted tyre to create a snug place for your dog. Discover the how-to here. 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  8. Create Bright and Colourful Planters
    Add vibrancy to your garden with this planting idea – simply spray paint some tyres and stack, before filling with your favourite blooms. 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres
  9. Make Fun Swings For Kids
    Be inspired by these fun swings, which would be awesome hung from a tree in the garden. 9 Things To Make From Old Tyres

Which project tickles your fancy? Will you be giving any of them a go? If you do, be sure to share the results with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram!

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painting, recycle, sewing, tyres, upcycling,

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