Faux bois / woodgrain is everywhere ... adding a little mid-century flair? A little "natural mod" texture? It's cheap, trendy, versatile and easy to use! So it's a GREAT upcycle material. Here's a round-up of projects I think are graintastic!
DIY Woodgrain candles, from The Divine Minimalist
The Fine and Feathered laptop re-do created for Instructables
Giving a little depth to a glass jar or vase ... from a Spoonful of Sugar.
Ugly wardrobe makeover from I could make that
A little hoop art care of Fresh and Fun
Re-done magnetic office organization via Curbly
Creating an amazing wall feature ... care of Blue Eyed Freckle
And finally, used to turn cardboard tubing into eye-catching, functional storage