Old Drawers to End Tables...

April 16th, 2013 in blog, member junk     
chippingcharm Laurel Putman, contributor
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A few rustic old drawers...
Some metal bases welded up by my resident handy man :)
This is my first yardstick project...I had enough drawers to do 3 tables but not enough yardsticks...so I mixed in some salvaged beadboard pieces too.
I am happy with how they turned out.  Perfectly Imperfect...just my style!!

I bought these drawers at a sale a while back.  This was a project on my "to do" list for a while now.  Check another one off the list :)


Pattern or design used: My own design - Laurel Putman...Chipping with Charm
posted in: blog, member junk, bead-board, drawers, end tables, yard sticks, rustic

Comments (15)

chippingcharm writes: Thanks again everyone!! mpavs13, not sure where the specific inspiration came from?? But I LOVE all of the projects using yardstick for our friend Brian...aka Gadget Sponge :) Posted: 5:38 am on June 4th
TinTinJunkFan writes: Really turned out wonderful! excellent project! Posted: 7:01 am on May 4th
Retrofit Culture writes: This looks great! I love the idea! Posted: 8:52 am on April 29th
gadgetsponge writes: Flawless! The custom made iron bases prop it up in matching style. Posted: 2:24 pm on April 27th
Junkpony writes: Love this, great idea! Posted: 1:22 pm on April 24th
mpavs13 writes: Where did you get the inspiration for this project? Posted: 1:28 pm on April 20th
mpavs13 writes: I am in love with this. Such a great idea!
Melissa Posted: 1:27 pm on April 20th
fleamarketjunkie writes: Love this idea. I have vintage yardsticks as well Posted: 5:18 pm on April 19th
suewhitney writes: What a great look. You are one smart cookie young lady!!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 5:51 am on April 19th
chippingcharm writes: Thanks so much :) Posted: 4:54 am on April 19th
KIMMER writes: Love it! I have some drawers . . you've got me thinking! Posted: 12:45 pm on April 18th
2poor2payRetail writes: love what you used for the table base. You just gave me a great idea. Thanks! Posted: 12:23 pm on April 18th
JunkArchitect writes: I love how it turned out, Laurel. Great way to reuse old yardsticks.

Jim
Posted: 10:25 am on April 18th
Studio76 writes: Dig 'em. Nice work
Posted: 7:03 pm on April 16th
georgiamoon writes: Oh these are super adorable! The bead board fits in there perfectly. Love, love love them!
Georgia Posted: 3:28 pm on April 16th
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