Upcycle a Vintage Drum into a Cat Bed

Create a cat Drum bed with Dremel

Cats love sleeping, slumbering and snoozing. Why not give your furry friend a cute and comfy place to nap, adding a unique, upcycled piece to your home at the same time? This DIY pet project involves upcycling a drum into a stylish cat bed and it’s great fun for beginners and experienced crafters alike. In this enlightening video, Dremel’s Master Maker will show you how to make a DIY cat house, honing your cutting, sanding and carving skills while you’re at it. Line the DIY cat nest with your pet’s favourite pillow and hey presto, your kitty will love their homemade hideaway.


To reduce the risk of injury user must read instruction manuals for all tools used in this project. Wear eye and respiratory protection. Use clamps to support work piece whenever practical.