When we think of a mug we think of drinking coffee and tea from it and that’s really it.

Mugs can easily accumulate over many years and you can end up having a fair few that don’t even get used. Though they may represent places you have been, great times in your life and gifts from friends. So how could you possibly give any of these keepsakes up ?



So I am here to help with that, revealing new uses for your mugs so they can remain in your home but don’t clutter your kitchen cabinets.

1. Phone amplifier

2. Utensil holder

3. Make them into decorative candles or candle holder

4. Store change

5. Sharpen a knife

6. Turn them into planters for herbs or cuttings.

7. Scoop pet food and other bulk items.

8. Store and organise jewellery.

9. Make mug cakes or one cup cookies.

10. Fill them with chocolate, tea bags, cookies, etc as a gift to a friend

11. Serve dinner sides such as baked beans and gravy

12. Use as a ladle.

13. Organise the craft room. They can pens, buttons, scissors, paintbrushes, etc.

With these few ideas, you never have to think about getting rid of those beloved mugs !