Old Doors

February 10th, 2009 in member junk     
junkismystyle junkismystyle, member
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I bought these old doors at the salvage yard for $5 each. My husband cut three down and put them together for the headboard. The other three we used hinges to put them together and added the dollar store mirrors.


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Comments (21)

2poor2payRetail writes: I have doors and plan on trying this. I love it! Posted: 5:20 pm on August 12th
purple412 writes: Wow, Junkismystyle! What a great job! I particularly love the trio of doors with the mirrors, what a practical way to have a 3way mirror unit! And the headboard is just fab! I enjoy working with doors too, they're fun to make things out of! Posted: 10:54 pm on March 3rd
pofolksdecorator1 writes: This is freeking adorable!! Love the whole bedroom. Annie Posted: 11:14 am on February 28th
alicemom writes: That is fabulous.
alice Posted: 1:43 pm on February 26th
gilswife writes: JUST GORGEOUS!!!! ....Donna Posted: 5:19 pm on February 13th
MelHow writes: Love the changing cubby with the mirrors - perfect for someone like my MIL but how would I ship it to CA?

The headboard is fabulous too - Posted: 6:02 pm on February 11th
georgiamoon writes: I love your headboard. It reminds me of old buildings behind your bed...very architectural. You guys did an amazing job, Georgia Posted: 5:02 pm on February 11th
CreepinJen writes: What a great room - so romantic too. You really got more than your monies worth from the door purchase. Beautiful job! Posted: 4:28 pm on February 11th
junkismystyle writes: Thanks for the nice compliments!
I love all the ideas I'm finding on the site...
So many talented artist that are willing to compliment and help others...everyone is so inspiring!
rosejunker2009...a friend of mine made the cutest barstools with saddles..she just found some old stools and removed the original seat and replaced it with the saddle, really cute in her gameroom! I'm not sure about an English saddle...don't they sit to the side? Posted: 3:29 pm on February 11th
SHABBYPATTY writes: VERY COOOL! LOVE IT Posted: 12:15 pm on February 11th
rosejunker2009 writes: Hi:

Great look, love those doors.

I have an old English saddle, anybody has any ideas what to do with it. Its bulky and huge.

THanks Posted: 12:03 pm on February 11th
MimiToria writes: I have to agree with the others, that by staggering the heights of your door headboard you created the best design for a headboard using doors that I've ever seen. Great job and teamwork.
The 3 way mirror is a really great project as well, and must be a wonderful addition to the bedroom for getting ready in the mornings.
The chandelier and wall color with white is a great combination. Thanks for sharing your romantic little hideaway with us all. It's great!
Gretchen Posted: 11:37 am on February 11th
shabbychick writes: What perfect uses for some old doors! I especially love the headboard - you and your husband make a great team!! :)

Kathy Posted: 10:13 am on February 11th
roadtriplouise writes: This is great,is your bed a king size?
Love how you made different heights of the doors to make your headboard. The best door headboard I've seen, I have no headboard right now, so will have to keep this style in mind.
Thanks for sharing.
Ann Posted: 10:12 am on February 11th
junkfestgirl writes: This is the best use of old doors for a headboard that I've ever seen! Looks great! Posted: 10:07 am on February 11th
SeaGlassLady writes: What a beautiful room, and an elegant junkstyle headboard. Great find, and great use of the find! Posted: 9:50 am on February 11th
suewhitney writes: Fabulous use of old doors! Love,love, love. Thanks so much for sharing!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 8:12 am on February 11th
whiteflower writes: I love both of your projects. The shape of your headboard is perfect. What a bargin you found! Posted: 8:04 am on February 11th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: How nice! Now you have your own three-way mirror...just like the department stores do, but much better looking.

Great job!
Candy Posted: 6:05 am on February 11th
SweetMelissa writes: With your headboard and the chandelier the bedroom looks so GRAND! Posted: 11:57 pm on February 10th
irishrovr writes: Very nicely done! I really like the staggered heights of doors used for the headboard. Adds some interest to the piece!

Eileen http://ruralwisconsin.blogspot.com/ Posted: 11:52 pm on February 10th
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