After many safety issues, the US has outlawed drop-side cribs. Now, this can be a boon for Homies — have you any idea how many projects you can make with a disused crib? No? Consignment Mommies thinks there are at least 30 projects waiting in all those cribs people are dumping.
Ask around: maybe a friend had one waiting in the attic that's now destined for the trashcan, or maybe offering to pick up unwanted cribs via an ad on Craigslist will net you the raw matrials. And then you can make these projects:
Find more ideas for an old crib — imagine a chalkboard, a plate rack, and more — on Consignment Mommies.