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Breadbox Turned Charging Station

I saw this great idea at Gabriel’s Good Tidings and since my bread box had somehow ended up in my daughters room, I knew I had one to spare and could make this cool project.

breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,

This is what I started with, my empty bread box.  Hubby gouged drilled a hole in the back of it big enough for a three pronged power cord plug to fit through.

breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,

Here is said power cord…

breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,

and its new location inside my bread box.

breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,

I then assembled SOME of our assortment of items in our house that require charging. I used some hair elastics and…

breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,

cord clips to keep things a little more organized inside.

Make sure your electronics aren’t getting too warm in there, and that there is plenty of room for air circulation!

I had thought about painting the bread box a bright pretty color but was too lazy tired.

breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,
So after selecting a pretty piece of scrapbook paper,
breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,

I cut it down to fit the frosted glass front and mod podged it on for some added color.

breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,
Voila, here is my finished charging station made from a re-purposed bread box.
breadbox turned charging station, Breadbox Turned Charging Station,
Make sure your electronics aren’t getting too warm in there, and that there is plenty of room for air circulation!