A lot of us have inherited teapots in one way or another over the years. And a lot of us never use those teapots. If you have any unwanted teapots sitting around, don’t throw them away. Donate them, sell them, or turn them into something new (anything that keeps them out of the landfill!)

You can decorate your teapot and turn it into a planter like this person did:


(If you’re not crafty you can skip the decorating part and just use it as a planter as is)

You can turn your teapot into a birdhouse like this person did:


If you’re handy you can turn your teapot into a water fountain like this person did:


Even if you’re not very crafty, you can paint your teapot to match your decor. Or you can use it to hold pencils, pens, scissors, etc. on your desk. Or you can use it as a watering can. I leave mine in the garden as a decoration and a rain catcher, then water the plants with the rain that it collects.

Giving New Life to Old Teapots