Broken CD Shelf

By: Tanner Bell and Courtney Chambers for

Broken CD ShelfMusic is all digital and streaming now, so you don’t need your CDs anymore. Turn them into an awesome Broken CD Shelf. This recycled project will make your room shine and it is very easy to make. You will be able to save space with your new shelf and add a personalized DIY room decoration. It’s a cool upcycle project that adds personality to your room while being functional as a space saver. If you don’t own any CDs, you can easily thrift them for less than a dollar and make a cool mosaic out of them!


  • Old Shelf with a flat edge
  • 4CDs
  • Scissors
  • e6000

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1. Cut the CDs up into relatively small pieces, not too big or too small. Be creative with the shapes.

2. Arrange them into a pattern that you like along the edge of the shelf. Make sure no pieces hang over the edge.

3. Adhere down all of the pieces with e6000.

4. Hang the shelf on the wall in your room and store your stuff on it!


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