who’s got mail…

mailbox repurposedWere I live, mailboxes will soon be a thing of the past.  Our city is saying goodbye to the standard mailbox  at each and every home and moving everyone to a community mailbox system.  This unfortunately means a lot of letter carriers will loose there jobs.  It also means a lot of mailboxes will loose their jobs.  Yes, yes, I know the two are totally incomparable!  We can’t do anything about the jobs, but we can find uses for those soon to be orphaned mailboxes.

Everyday I’m amazed at the creative uses people imagine up for standard items we see everyday.  Mailboxes are just another item to be reused and turned into a functional and or decorative item, elsewhere!

Take a look at just a few of these awesome ideas from around the web.

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