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olga
« on: April 21, 2008 09:18:39 AM »

My mother has always been a fan of storage and organization, in her mind. In reality, our house never had anything to put other things into. I badly wanted a large armoire, but they were too expensive, and never my style.

A long long time ago my parents bought these large MDF garage cabinets. They are very simple, just a box with doors and shelves. I stole one and made the armoire I needed.  I've never had enough storage and hopefully this will allow for more organization. The armoire is extremely heavy and very large, it's almost to the ceiling. (It does have handles, they are just black and hard to see)

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« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2008 09:23:23 AM »

Wow what a great turn around and so gorgeous too!
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« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2008 09:46:09 AM »

Wow! I would never have thought you could make something so lovely from that cabinet! Terrific job!
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« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2008 09:49:03 AM »

That's beautiful!  Is that wallpaper?  I saw something in a magazine like that yesterday.  You did a great job!
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« Reply #4 on: April 21, 2008 09:55:36 AM »

Whoa!  Awesome transformation!  Great job!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: April 21, 2008 09:57:02 AM »

Wow, I wouldn't have believed that was the same piece of furniture in the before and after picture. That came out so beautifully!
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« Reply #6 on: April 21, 2008 10:06:49 AM »

Gorgeous!  Great recon!
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« Reply #7 on: April 21, 2008 10:16:23 AM »

Great job -- love all the molding and the feet, which completely transform the original particle board cupboard into a piece with style and grace
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« Reply #8 on: April 21, 2008 10:54:19 AM »

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that is BEAUTIFUL.

I LOVE it. I would pay serious cash monies for something like that.
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« Reply #9 on: April 21, 2008 11:03:19 AM »

Fantastic!  You did a great job on this!  And I am also curious to know what the print is...paper?  Wallpaper?  Fabric?  Either way, very very cool!
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