Upcycled Vintage Sideboard Cabinet

Resourced from the freecycle, this cabinet, sturdy and charming, had badly damaged veneer on the cupboard doors and drawers. I went through a process of filling the holes, sanding down the wood filler and hand painting the surfaces. I have chosen a contrast combination of dark blue and lime green colours, there are two coats on a undercoat and re-positioned original handles. The top is treated with oil based varnish for worktops.

B4and After

Although I had fun doing this I haven’t anticipated how extensive and time consuming the works will be and also how much space this will take, so fingers crossed now for the item to be sold on ebay.

progress

 

 

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