2,542 how to use an old dresser for a vanity Home Design Photos

Lucid Interior Design Inc.
1 Review
Quintessential Dressing Table
Ideabooks13,189
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times over the past 15 years to accommodate her changing decor. How it was made: Mawbry kept the original mirror but removed the old hardware in favor of beautiful Asian-motif pulls. Why it works: Mawbry views furniture as sculpture and used this piece to create a beautiful — yet practical — bedroom vignette
Dressing TableThis vintage vanity from the 1920s or ’30s has followed Lucid Interior Design’s Michelle Mawbry from house to house and been repainted three times over the past 15 years to accommodate her changing decor.How it was made: Mawbry kept the original mirror but removed the old hardware in favor of
pulls.Why it works: Mawbry views furniture as sculpture and used this piece to create a beautiful — yet practical — bedroom vignette.Tip: She recommends dressing up vintage pieces with updated hardware and paint. For those planning to use the piece for daily makeup application, she also suggests having
“dressing table pulls” — lucyncortes
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19 Reviews
Master Bedroom
Ideabooks6,959
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either way it's a lovely piece at a good price. You can find out more about it here: http://www.houzz.com/photos/192801/IKEA-EDLAND-Chest-traditional-dressers-chests-and-bedroom-armoires-
could paint old dresser like this - Benjamin Moore Brittania Blue? and add new knobs?
color of dresser for BR wall
How deep - this could go at entrance for keys etc
great storage piece from IKEA! could be used in living or dining room for larger items
the paint sheen: glossy, semi-gloss, matte. A small dresser painted in matte gray is urban and sophisticated. The candy colored hues of the previous examples pop with their glossy sheens.
A slim tiered shelf for reading material makes clever use of this little slice of space between the bed and chest
“tiny 3-tiered bedside table is all I need” — Bernice Sim
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Katie
Ideabooks8,671
Questions10
sandpaper for the floors, around $8 for spackle and wood filler, and $15 for trim. A couple of dollars for plastic to cut out polka dot templates. Used pieces of old sheet-rock to patch holes in the walls, so well under $200 for everything. Turned a closet into a little reading room. There are some before
how wide is this room (at widest point) and how tall are ceilings?
How did you insulate your roof for the attic renovation? I've seen some people recommend not venting,and making a 'hot roof'. Did you do ventilation under
the space. Thanks for your help! (and while I'm at it: fantastic job! Has made me rethink a major reno of our attic space in favour of using what's already there!)
I used spray foam on mine and yes it is now non ventilated. Stays nice all year in upstate NY.
“Rug” — Hilda Andres
Karen White Interior Design
4 Reviews
Nantucket meets Mountain
Ideabooks3,981
Questions5
is the blue paint old or is it like that
walnut finish, medium gloss, and turned legs. PB made this table with new pine and small boards, going the width of the table, ours are from 100+ year old, wide, reclaimed barn boards that extend the length of the table, for extra character. If interested in other options we can help, as all tables are
blue dresser, drum pendant, shades, color var
Love the turquoise dresser being used as a buffet.
Blue dresser in dining area? Yes!
love color for old dresser or chest...could be used in family room or bedroom or bathroom
I like this chest. It could be used in a DR or as a BR vanity
sale, moldering in the California sun. The stain was old and faded, but the chest's bones were good. I took off the original hardware and cleaned it a bit — but not too much! After some selective sanding, I painted the chest a soft spa-blue color, using latex paint. After it thoroughly dried, I sanded off
“painted blue chest, bar table” — sassyinkpen
Sonya Kinkade Design
2 Reviews
Quebec Cottage
Ideabooks1,598
Questions3
can you share the color and brand of paint used on the walls :)
Perfect for 12 year old room
how to get green into the room
Dresser drawers with mirror on wall
nice green color of dresser and nice duvets
like the wrought iron beds and green dresser
The iron beds and green dresser.
prints she found online and finished off with Ikea frames.The brass beds were a used online find; Kinkade had the frames painted a flat black. The rug adds subtle neural stripes underfoot and helps tone down the green dresser. Rug: HomeSense
“Guest room” — bugdog
Traditional Bathroom
Ideabooks7,626
Questions9
how long is the vanity in total?
I love the idea of the high dresser between the two sinks. what are the overall dimensions of the piece?
was the vanity custom built or is it available somewhere? Thanks!
Where did you get the vanity? Love it!
What is the faucet manufacturer used on this project?
Great vanity! Can you tell me the wood type and finish? Thanks!
Love the vanity wall. Is it painted wood planks?
did you ever find out here the vanity is from? or something close?
Hi - love this vanity. Where can I find it?
vanity style- I love everything about this bathroom
large sinks, dresser, large mirrors, separate
I like the dresser between the sinks
Warm wooden vanity cabinets against white tiles
*** Like color of vanity with marble top, needs different flooring
“floor” — Angela Miller
Lea Bassani Design
7 Reviews
Lea Bassani Design
Ideabooks3,954
Questions6
I love the vanity, where can get one and does any know how much it is?
Can u please tell me how to find the tiles used for the wall
What is the source for the vanity? What's the finish?
how can I order from the web
I assume they were probably referring to the vanity.
Did you find the source of the vanity?
Can you please tell the specifications of the vanity? W, D, H. I also sent you a personal e-mail.
Idea for French basin vanity and walls.
Dresser painted silver as a bathroom vanity
How beautiful would it be to paint a small vanity in brushed silver?
I adore this standalone sink vanity for master bathroom!!
“Vt” — vsthapa
Castro Design Studio
5 Reviews
Northway
Ideabooks1,219
Questions3
What brand and color of paint are used on the walls and ceiling? Beautiful! Thanks!
you can use a low dresser as a sideboard by your dining space. Store your flatware and tea towels in the drawers. This room has a modern cottage vibe that I love.
Use a dresser in the pantry?
Love the dresser - great for the guest room.
How to make old pine cool again!
Use shelves above dresser to display blue plates
can use a low dresser as a sideboard by your dining space. Store your flatware and tea towels in the drawers. This room has a modern cottage vibe that I love.
Uncover its natural beautyThis beautiful chest is a good example of when less is more. Enhancing the natural colour of the wood used is easy
“LOVE IT” — wendymixon
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