Twenty Ingenius Ways Broken Items Can Be Fixed Instead Of Thrown Away

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Although advertising moguls are trying hard to instill in us an urge to throw away any broken item and replace it with a new one as soon as possible, in most cases you don’t have to. With just a little bit of creativity, many damaged things can be fixed, or even improved. Bored Panda has collected some of the most creative repair work out there: shattered vases sewed with golden threads, cracked wooden doors turned into a scene from The Shining, or holes in walls and pavements transformed into works of art… here are twenty ingenious approaches that saved objects from being discarded, demolished or replaced.

1. Broken birdbaths can be repaired using recycled DVDs

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2. A dent on a car can be turned into a beautiful work of art

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3. Broken flower pots can be turned into DIY fairy gardens

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4. Vandalized walls can also become art

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5. Lego pieces can be used to repair and fill holes in broken walls

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6. Drywall holes can be turned into memories instead of being filled

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7. Torn couches can be stylishly repaired using lace

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8. Walls busted from water damage can become modern art installations

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9. Broken mugs can be given a new life with polymer clay

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10. Crystallized geode installations are great for fixing cracks in walls

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11. An artist has come up with a smart way of fixing broken wood furniture with translucent materials

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12. A cracked wall can depict camels journeying through the desert

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13. Ruined heels can be fixed with glitter

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14. Russian urban interventionist Andrey Syaylev symbolically fixed a damaged library wall using old books

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15. The soul of a vehicle

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16. Potholes that have been left unrepaired in the city of Chicago have been fixed by an artist by using ice cream mosaics

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17. Chipped and pitted sidewalk can be creatively repaired using intricate patterns

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18. Broken doors Jacked

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19. A cracked iPhone can be “pimped” using highlighters

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20. A graphics card holder

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