Rickety Old Wardrobe~Relives as a rustic Piece!!!!

March 9th, 2010 in member junk     
chacha5611 chacha5611, member
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This piece was heading to the trash. Old wardrobe had seen better days for sure!!

Secured all insides of doors, added magnets to inside of door frames to keep doors

closed & knobs.

Sewed panels for inside & strung them on picture hanging wire. I wanted them to droop so this piece will still look vintage.

Ralph Lauren Farmhouse Red~4 layers, then sanded & sealed with minwax antique wax. 

Love it if I do say so myself :)


posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, furniture, country, farm, fabric

Comments (12)

chacha5611 writes: thank you~~~~I have fun.

Anyone have a remedy for a numb hand every morning. Sounds silly but my hand and arm is starting to really hurt Posted: 2:56 pm on March 16th
georgiamoon writes: You did an excellent job! Every thing about it is perfect! Georgia Posted: 1:59 pm on March 11th
JunkArchitect writes: Thank God so many people have no idea what to do with old furniture except to toss it out. Then we all have the opportunity to create something beautiful like you did with this wardrobe.

Jim
Posted: 9:45 am on March 11th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: You've created a beautiful piece.
Candy Posted: 8:45 am on March 11th
shabbychick writes: Very nice - vintage storage is the best!!

Kathy Posted: 10:16 pm on March 10th
bluebucket writes: A beautiful piece! Great job.
doreen Posted: 9:03 pm on March 10th
racers7 writes: Great recycle...And I love the antique look you gave it. Melody


Posted: 11:58 am on March 10th
ninnarae writes: This looks wonderful! I love the color and your attention to detail! Posted: 10:44 am on March 10th
alicemom writes: Great save! Love the color.
smiles, alice Posted: 11:54 pm on March 9th
Christina_S writes: A beautiful save! Posted: 11:15 pm on March 9th
oldnews writes: I love the deep rich red! It's wonderful! Marie Posted: 9:02 pm on March 9th
junkermidge writes: Great job! It looks new and yet vintage at the same time. You did a wonderful job saving it.
Midge Posted: 8:52 pm on March 9th
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