Repurposed WWII Military First Aid Storage Suitcase Table w/ Sewing Machine Base & Yardsticks

I created this custom table with a vintage WWII suitcase, a vintage New Companion sewing machine iron base and yardsticks. I painted on the custom "first aid" artwork on top to give it the theme. You can see a full description of the project and process via the jump link.

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  • Shreveport, LA
    Hey Joyce! Old sewing machine bases are so strong and great for so many ideas. Your computer table should last for decades!
  • Tracy P
    Tracy P Mc Kinney, TX
    we have one we cleaned up and made for Blue ray storage! looks great and works!!
    • Kim
      Kim Canada
      Hi Tracy,

      I would love to do the same, need storage for my DVD'S too & the more unique the better. How did you do that? Would you be

  • Valerie
    Valerie South Africa
    Love the red!
  • Shreveport, LA
    Congrats Tracy and thanks Valerie!!
  • Peggy
    Peggy Madison, VA
    Like this a lot
    • Peggy
      Peggy Madison, VA
      Peggy I have commented already but looking at this again. I have a base that I use more or less as a table but I also have a very old leather suitcase which would work on top of