New look for an old dresser

I am a nanny to two little girls age 3 and 18 months old. Their parents just redid their dressing room and Dad had a dresser that had been in the family forever. It had been painted numerous times and was currently black. I used DIY chalkpaint a little distressing and a stencil to turn this into a wonderful shabby chic dresser that matches the shabby chic of their bedroom.
Before picture
Dresser had been painted black and green in its former life
Top and two drawers painted
stenciled and striped
close up

Top Hometalk Projects

Creative Parents Share These Brilliant Kids' Project Ideas
30 Creative Painting Techniques & Ideas You MUST See!
31 Creative Garden Features Perfect For Summer
18 Fun Ways To Add Glitter To Your Home Decor
15 Amazing Ways To Get Your Patio All Ready For Summer
15 Kitchen Updates Under $20
30 Unusual & Helpful Gardening Tips You'll Want To Know
21 Totally Terrific Things You Can Do With Doilies
30 Ways To Use Old Jeans For Brilliant Craft Ideas
15 Things To Do With Scrap Material
Browse Through These Dream Bedrooms & Find Your Favorite!
30 Ways To Use Old Jeans For Brilliant Craft Ideas
31 Coastal Decor Ideas Perfect For Your Home
18 Easy DIY Projects That You Can Do This Weekend!
20 Easy Concrete Projects You Absolutely CAN Do!

Have a question about this project?

Join the conversation

2 of 12 comments
Your comment...