Bottoms Up! 10 DIY Bar Carts + Hacks

Are you guys as in love with the bar cart trend as I am? There’s just something so delightfully old school about a well stocked bar cart having a place in the home. It makes me think of the days when you’d never dream of welcoming guests into your home without offering them up their cocktail of choice. That said, a lot of the gorgeous bar carts being stocked in stores these days are pricey with a capital ‘P’ so I’m loving the rush of DIY bar carts and hacks popping up these days. Now we can all have the lock without dropping major cash! And you know I love saving money with some DIY action. Want to add a bar cart loaded with style to your own home? Click through for 10 DIY bar carts and hacks!

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  • Industrial Cart Turned Bar Cart 2 of 11
    DIY Bar Cart Makeover

    I love how this once rusty and dingy industrial cart looks transformed as a bright apple green bar cart! It's amazing what a bit of scraping, cleaning, priming and painting can do.
    Get more details at A Beautiful Mess

  • Chair Turned Bar Cart 3 of 11
    DIY Wood Bar Cart

    Can you believe this bar cart started life as a director's chair? Using the chair base and pairing it with a wooden tray, it all comes together with a coat of paint. Love!
    Get the how-to at House of Earnest

  • Restyled Bar Cart 4 of 11
    DIY Bar Cart Makeover

    This bar cart get a fresh new look with a bit of restyling! Another testament to the power of paint, I love the modern look of the gold and black.
    Get the how-to at A Beautiful Mess

  • Ikea Bar Cart Hack 5 of 11
    DIY Ikea Bar Cart Hack

    I love the pretty, slim lines of this bar cart, which is actually a laptop table from Ikea! In a classic Ikea hack maneuver, make over your own table with paint, a sheet of acrylic and casters.
    Get the how-to at Style Me Pretty Living

  • Ikea Utility Cart Hack 6 of 11
    DIY Ikea Utility Cart Turned Bar Cart Hack

    Another fabulous Ikea hack, this one transforms a utility cart priced at just $24.99 into a super chic bar cart. I love the petite profile of this one, too!
    Get the how-to at Blush & Jelly

  • Industrial Pipe Bar Cart 7 of 11
    DIY Industrial Pipe Bar Cart

    I am crazy about furniture and decor with an industrial feel, so this amazing bar cart made with industrial pipe and planks of wood is one of my favorites. It'd be great indoors or outdoors!
    Get the how-to at Life Designed

  • Microwave Cart Turned Bar Cart 8 of 11
    DIY Bar Cart

    You know we've all seen those gross and outdated microwave carts hanging around at yard sales. Now I'm totally inspired to bring one home and gussy it up with paint and a couple handles. So cute!
    Get the how-to at She's Not Martha

  • Ikea Kitchen Cart Hack 9 of 11
    DIY Ikea Bar Cart

    This sweet little cart (another Ikea find) is actually intended to be a handy little kitchen or pantry cart, but it serves amazingly well as a bar cart! And the price is pretty great, too.
    Get the details at Sugar & Cloth

  • Office Cart Turned Bar Cart 10 of 11
    DIY Bar Cart Makeover

    A grungy old office cart (you know, the kind that usually totes around file boxes and printers) makes the perfect bar cart! Especially when you dress it up with your favorite color of paint, a few drawer pulls and canisters designed to hold wine bottles.
    Get the how-to at ManMade | Photo by Ryan Foy

  • AV Cart Turned Bar Cart 11 of 11
    DIY Bar Cart Makeover

    How killer is this bar cart with its oversized casters and bright orange hue? It's actually a made over AV cart that now looks fresh and modern.
    Get the how-to at A Girl In the World


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