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« on: February 05, 2011 01:09:39 PM »

I searched for ugly but all I could find was this rather sad icky little medicine cabinet for $5.  No shelves. Horrid little knobs on the false drawer. I also found a cardboard backed cork board for $3. It is pictured with a pretty yellow pillowcase that I thought I would use, but didn't. And those little fruit jars have been waiting in my pantry to be used for something wonderful. I did purchase the contact paper for the inside, but everything else I used was from my stash of treasures.
The outside is all hand painted. I replaced the mirror with the cork board which is covered with scrapbook paper, and the center rectangle is a metal panel that I also covered in paper. The inside of the cabinet is covered in contact paper. On with it then..





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Mounted on the wall

 The pic doesn't do it justice, but I love this paper


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« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2011 03:34:10 PM »

I love it! The colors are so fun. What a great storage unit!
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« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2011 05:15:09 PM »

that's fabulous! 
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« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2011 07:10:56 PM »

Really nice choice of colors, paper, etc and the overall concept is just SMART.  Very nicely done.
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« Reply #4 on: February 06, 2011 06:48:26 AM »

Awesome job!  It looks incredible!!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 06, 2011 07:50:16 AM »

Wow that medicine cabnet defo needed treatment ! I think now it'll be diagnosed with 'absoluty fantasicallitis ' Smiley  xx

Well done babes ! Amazing and such a good idea for storage X
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« Reply #6 on: February 06, 2011 10:26:28 AM »

great job! i love the clock on top, it just puts on the finishing touch!
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« Reply #7 on: February 07, 2011 05:24:51 AM »

Great transformation! Love the colours Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: February 07, 2011 11:53:30 AM »

I am incredibly jealous!  This project is awesome.
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« Reply #9 on: February 07, 2011 01:36:15 PM »

So creative! ~Thanks for sharing  Cheesy
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