Upcycling plastic crates is the new fad in recycling. They are strong and tough and you can use them in various ways for storage, but I love the new craze for turning plastic crates into upholstered stools.
milk crate stool and toy holder — love this bc it can be easily seen through for when you are missing that favorite toy — plus it is at there level to sit on and the clothe that is used on top can be picked out by the child at the craft store or you can
My Shopping cart lounger - sissy I been dreaming of this! American-born Frankfurt-based artist Mike Bouchet takes the common shopping cart and reapproriates it, transforming it into an object of leisure and design. (via Design Boom)