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Awen
« on: July 23, 2012 01:31:18 PM »

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So I've downsized my living space recently and have been looking for a way to condense my stuff into a smaller area. I found this scratched-up, crappy little dresser covered in stickers at a thrift store for $7.





I pulled off the back panels (to show off my pretty blue walls) and removed the door (which I'm saving for another project). After a good scrub down, paint job and change of hardware this is what it looks like.



I haven't decided yet if I'm going to paint a design on the side later on (I'm leaning towards no because the colors are already pretty vibrant) but for now I'm happy with how it turned out Smiley
« Last Edit: July 23, 2012 02:55:39 PM by Awen » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: July 24, 2012 02:46:55 AM »

It does look pretty vibrant there, you've done a great job in turning it into a useful and unique piece of furniture.
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« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2012 09:32:55 AM »

Looks great. I vote for no design on the side.
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« Reply #3 on: July 25, 2012 07:11:09 AM »

That dresser had nowhere to go but up, lol.  You did a great job on it. Love the colours you chose.  I too vote for plain sides, the colours are vibrant enough on their own.
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