AmmoBox Table

June 27th, 2010 in member junk     
TinTinJunkFan TinTinJunkFan, member
5 users recommend

Definitely too cool to throw out...
I had two table legs left from another project...went to Lowes, bought two more to match..then cut them all down to a smaller size.  

My husband was cleaning out his workroom.  I intercepted this cool wood box designated for the recycle bin. (you'd think he'd know better by now)  Turns out to be an Czech ammo box.  My daughter came up w/ the idea of painting the legs red and distressing them...they bring out the red in the stamps on the side of the box.  Quirky..but fun.


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, wood, eclectic, , whimsical, family room, table, study, office

Comments (11)

ewnurse writes: I just bought a red ammo box that is very distressed with writing on the top. Someone had used it to store magazines in :(. I did a search and came up with this idea! That's why I love, love, love this site!!! Posted: 1:46 pm on September 27th
BillyJo writes: YEAH, Thats what Like!! BillyJo Posted: 9:50 pm on July 6th
Prior writes: What a great box and very creative of you to put legs on it... I have a black one of my husbands...now you got me thinking.
Lezlee Posted: 10:38 pm on July 5th
Funky_Junk_Donna writes: This is really cool! Not only is it colourful and fun, it's still got a cool junk aspect to it. LOVE it! I'll take 5 please. :)

Posted: 8:32 pm on July 3rd
JunkArchitect writes: I think there’s a market for as ammo nightstand…I’m not kidding.

Jim
Posted: 11:02 am on June 29th
chippingcharm writes: Great save...love how it turned out! Laurel Posted: 7:40 am on June 29th
DesignTurnpike writes: The colors are so great! Posted: 12:03 pm on June 28th
RustyDiva writes: Great box and what a wonderful new life you gave it. Posted: 11:15 am on June 28th
MakinItHappen writes: Neato! Can't believe hubby was going to 86 that box! Posted: 10:57 am on June 28th
oldnews writes: OH WOW! This is definitely one of my favorite things I've seen in awhile! LOVE it! Marie Posted: 10:15 am on June 28th
vanj writes: How AWESOME!!!I know, some men just don't get it!!! you did
very good! vanessa Posted: 6:21 am on June 28th
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