Old printers drawer

April 20th, 2010 in member junk     
Sushikay Sushikay, member
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I've got a couple of old vintage printers drawers that I display in my livingroom.

The tin handled cups were found at a yard sale.  Not sure what they were originally used for.


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, vintage, metal, container, wood, artwork, eclectic, industrial, country, family room, living room, study

Comments (7)

Born_in_a_barn writes: love the tin cups, would make great matching lamp bases. I have about twenty type drawers but mine are all full of type due to another hobby... Posted: 7:46 am on April 23rd
alicemom writes: Nice display. I love the old tin "thingies" too.
smiles, alice Posted: 9:47 pm on April 21st
Sushikay writes: They do look a little like bee smokers but I am guessing they may have been paint cans. There's dried paint inside them. The lids are very odd shaped though.
This printers drawer is smaller than the usual ones. I bought it at a yard sale for $10.00. Posted: 9:20 pm on April 21st
fellowjunker writes: Love your old printer's drawer....I have one that is one of my most prized possessions.
xojanis Posted: 8:17 pm on April 21st
MakinItHappen writes: Very nice display. Those cans look sorta like bee smokers. Posted: 12:01 pm on April 21st
junkermidge writes: Oooo, I like that printer's tray. I don't think I've ever seen one that size. Cool.
Midge Posted: 7:56 am on April 21st
heartinhand writes: Great item. Heres another use for printer drawers. I have a large one and just aquired another. My husband put sides on it to make a lip and then cut luan plywood to make a top for it that slides on and off. I use it to hold little crafting supplies for cardmaking and scrapbooking. I keep buttons, brads, eyelets, ect. Great for beads too! Posted: 6:05 pm on April 20th
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