Old trunk Makeover

December 10th, 2008 in member junk     
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I decoupaged this design onto a curbside find.  The picture doesn't show the little legs added to make this a coffee table or raised storage piece.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Kelly McMullen-Fekert
posted in: member junk, artwork, furniture

Comments (6)

sumi writes: Hi, I have a metal indian traveller's trunk and I would like to try your design idea. I picked it up for for less than $10. Did you have to prime the metal surface before you did the decoupage?

Take care
Sumi Posted: 3:13 am on January 13th
KimberlyMelamed writes: Terrific find! Love old trunks and the decoupage is the perfect touch. Very neat pattern. Was this vintage paper or reproduction? Cool! Posted: 8:59 pm on December 15th
kopykatkim writes: Cool trunk, I have one similar, that is layered with 2 other trunks for an end table.Inside I keep old photo albums and pictures. Great storage pieces. Love your Decoupage look.

Kim Posted: 8:47 pm on December 15th
JUNKFORFUN writes: WOW. GOOD JOB. Posted: 9:00 am on December 11th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Your curb find is fantastic! It's amazing what gets tossed out but I'm happy you were able to make a save. I really like the vintage hot air balloon pattern you decoupaged. Very nice!

Candy Posted: 1:10 pm on December 10th
suewhitney writes: Fabulous! I love trunks aka coffee tables. Decoupage is also one of my favorite things to do. Thanks so much for sharing your idea.

Take care
Sue Posted: 10:10 am on December 10th
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