Pet Bed Created From Upcycled Cardboard Box

Pamper your Pets with a custom made retreat using a cardboard box, metallic spray paint and simple supplies.
some cat friendly accessories add curb appeal
Hope "client" approves
Easy to find supplies from Lowe's, dollar store and junk drawer
A sturdy box and some leftover joint compound
flexible plastic moulding makes a gazebo like roof
personalize with kitty art

Christina Pennywise
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3 of 4 questions
  • R lybolt R lybolt on May 15, 2017
    How did you use the joint compound?

  • Tweety Tweety on Jun 03, 2017
    Is the joint compound " pet friendly " ? I've never used it before.

  • Kim Lunsford Kim Lunsford on Mar 13, 2021

    What did you use on the top of the plastic molding?


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  • Phyllis Phyllis on Sep 17, 2019

    I've been thinking about getting another kitty. This would be such a fun home for her to come home to. You're very creative.

    • Christina Pennywise Christina Pennywise on Sep 17, 2019

      This was lots of fun to make. So glad you enjoyed it and hope you find a new furry friend :)

  • Amanda Amanda on Feb 21, 2020

    This is adorable!