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Decoupaged Dorm Room Footlocker

Transform a simple footlocker into a jazzy dorm room accessory with bold cardstock and Mod Podge Furniture Satin.

At a Glance:

#6471 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo

Mod Podge ® 7 Piece Tool Kit

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $15.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Furniture Satin, 16 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $15.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

College storage footlocker, Solid-colored cardstock, Pencil


  1. Remove all hardware and then basecoat footlocker with Wicker White. Allow to dry.
  2. Start with cutting one square or rectangle and laying onto the footlocker. Next cut another square or rectangle and lay next to previous piece. Continue until one side is covered with paper.
  3. Mod Podge the paper to one side of footlocker and then repeat for the other sides.
  4. Add a topcoat of Mod Podge once all sides are finished.  
  5. Add hardware back to footlocker.     

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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