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Re-model of two sets of drawers

These drawers have been floating around my house for years.  Yeah, I wish I was kidding, too.  When we moved house, I commandeered two of them for fabric storage.


Before: the front

Before: the tops

As you can see, they aren't the prettiest drawers ever.

Before: handle

They did have some cool handles though, which was a bonus. Since they weren't an overly pretty colour, I decided to replace those as well.  My first idea was to paint stripes on the drawers, (pink and green, of course) but when I went to Bunnings to grab my materials, I found this awesome contact stuff.  It was awesome, and made my idea so much easier.

Stuff I used for the makeover!


The spray paint was Dad's idea, and it really was a fabulous one, same for the random pot of purple paint (we bought it about 2 years ago to cover up some paint chips and never used the rest of it).

This, is probably one of my favorite projects up until now.  Aside from the point I had to deal with this all day.

Step 5 - Remove furry "helpers" from area.


Yeah, got annoying pretty quickly.

After: Drawers front!


Tada!  The contact stuff was super easy to use, and looks seriously adorable.

After: The tops

Not to mention that the contact tops are super easy to clean.  I'm loving the shiny handles too, and I was even considering using white handles instead, but I'm so glad I went with the silver ones.

Until next time,


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