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DIY Dorm Furniture

Refinish DIY dorm furniture like this pallet crate in just a few easy steps.

At a Glance:

#6116 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Metallic Acrylic Paints...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.29
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Cascade, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
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FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Nautical, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
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Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
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instructions

Other Supplies

Wooden crate, Scrapbook paper, ½ Flat brush

Instructions

  1. Basecoat the outside of the wooden crate with Nautical Chalk Paint.
  2. Basecoat the inside of the wooden crate with Cascade Chalk Paint.
  3. Drybrush with 14K Gold on the edges of the crate for a distressed look.
  4. Cut scrapbook paper to fit the width of the middle piece of wood.
  5. Cut scrapbook paper in the same width to fit the vertical length of the crate.
  6. Mod Podge the back of the paper and place on the crate.
  7. After the Mod Podge dries, put another layer of Mod Podge on top to seal the paper.

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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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