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« on: October 24, 2012 09:17:36 AM »

Another of my office projects. Cheesy I got this really cool map/document drawer from my FIL. I loved the way it looked, but wasn't sure what to do with it. I finally decided I wanted to hang it on the wall and maybe use it a shelf, but that seemed boring. Then I got the idea to paint it with chalkboard paint. Brilliant!



Here's a closeup of the top with the original handles and label holder:


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« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2012 02:58:45 PM »

I like the quirkiness of this. What a great thing to do with an old drawer.
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« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2012 09:02:52 AM »

What a great idea! I could use one of these in the craft room.
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« Reply #3 on: December 12, 2012 09:06:34 AM »

Thanks! rackyroo- I have a bunch more random drawers in my garage that I plan on turning either into chalboards and/or shelves for my craft area in the basement!
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