From an "old" Bathroom Cabinet to a Vintage Cabinet

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After replacing the bathroom blinds with curtains (previous post), this bathroom cabinet looked very outdated and out of place so I decided to redo it.
It's not made from a wood I would regret painting, so decided that was my best option. I put Masking tape around the mirrors edges and cleaned the cabinet with sugar soap..
I decided on a, vintage look and chose my colors. I used Chalk paint, the colors Provence and white. I used the Provence as the undercoat and then when the paint was dry I painted white over it. I used vinegar to rub off where I wanted the warn look.
This is off cuts from my Curtain material, so I made bunting from that and old dollies I had. This rounded the cupboard off. I love the antique look it finished off with.
I think it's lightened the bathroom and matches beautifully. Very happy with the end result of this project

Suggested materials:

  • Chalk paint, Chalk paint sealer, off cut material and doillies

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  • Joanie Joanie on Aug 13, 2020

    I love the cabinet. It looks great. I would really like to own it........Maybe sew the doilies on the bottom of a hand towel for fringing and drape the towel. I'm thinkin' it will look more inviting. No one hangs doilies off a hand rail?????? Maybe lay them or a couple on the back of your toilet......

  • Violet Violet on Aug 16, 2021

    This so charming; the doilies are perfect!

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