File Cabinet Makeover


Transform an old file cabinet into chic craft supply storage with built-in calendar thanks to chalkboard paint!
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The entire file cabinet was covered in a few coats of black chalkboard paint, making it a blank canvas for writing down to do's, labeling the drawers, etc.
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Thick white borders and light pink hardware add a modern, feminine touch to the cabinet.
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The deep drawers of a file cabinet are perfect for storing bulky craft items like yarn!
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Here's the original file cabinet. I lightly sanded and cleaned with a damp cloth before applying a primer.
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I used painter's tape to create the white borders. For a full step-by-step tutorial head to my blog Design Improvised!
Design Improvised | Haeley Giambalvo

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