Outdoor Footstool from Wine Crate & Chair Parts

March 24th, 2013 in member junk     
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I needed footstools for my outdoor chairs that could be left outside in the gazebo. I also needed storage for citronella candles (a must-have in Florida) and lights. Using some old wine crates and parts salvaged from old chairs, I designed, and my brother built, these footstools. They are stained to match my chairs and coated with several coats of exterior polyurathane. The top comes off for storage and the inside is finished, too. This one is about 2 years old now and still looks good.
Pattern or design used: My Own Design - Linda Willis
posted in: member junk, wood, furniture, outdoor spaces

Comments (7)

TinTinJunkFan writes: Nice! Who doesn't like crates?! Posted: 5:52 am on March 29th
JunkArchitect writes: I love the dual purpose.

Jim
Posted: 4:56 am on March 27th
alicemom writes: Just perfect ! Brothers come in handy!
smiles, alice Posted: 8:22 am on March 26th
GypsyBarn writes: Anything involving wood and storage has my vote! Super cute and FUNKtional! Posted: 7:17 am on March 25th
suziart writes: great idea!


Posted: 7:01 am on March 25th
gadgetsponge writes: Great functionality. The old wood with the sealer on it looks great! Posted: 5:27 pm on March 23rd
georgiamoon writes: Very very cute and great storage too!
Georgia Posted: 7:33 am on March 22nd
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