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Repurposed Vintage Red Locker Storage Bench


It started with just a vintage locker door and door frame - the rest is custom!
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
A locker bench! Plenty of storage and a great place to have a seat for a few folks.
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
The locker door and door trim/frame was all I had to go with. So I built the box to match the frame and gave it some baseboards.
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
A vintage, metal accent I've had for a while finally found a home to jazz up the front.
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
Antique Singer sewing machine base sides serve as great chair backs for the custom bench.
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
I divided the interior so I could turn the open space at the bottom of a traditional locker into its own secret space.
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
Voila! A secret little cubby!
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
Plenty of storage in the long space for blankets, linens, decorations or whatever you need to get out of sight!
repurposed vintage red locker storage bench, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, storage ideas
Lots of distressing with the General Finishes milk paint gave it the final look I desired.

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