TV Cabinet to China Cabinet

I love to save old furniture! So when my brother was getting rid of his old TV cabinet, I knew that I could make it into something useful. I love this new china cabinet in my dining room!
The doors of the cabinet slide back inside.
I needed to build a free standing shelving unit.
Since the shelves are quite wide, I used my new Kreg tool to attach two boards.
Some chalk paint and stencils finish the look.
The drawer is lined with fabric.

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  • Vallie Cross Vallie Cross on Apr 02, 2016
    Did you make the flowers in the basket? if so, do you have a tutorial?

  • Suzanne Schlabs Suzanne Schlabs on Apr 02, 2016
    would not have believed it if I hadn't seen the before/after. Just beautiful. Especially with the wording What stencil brand is that?

  • Zanne Goldwire Zanne Goldwire on Jun 07, 2017
    Where did you buy your stencils ...I've been looking for some to adhere to a floor rug I'm painting for the patio

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  • Carol Cole Carol Cole on Aug 02, 2018

    I love it. It is beautiful.

  • Diane Diane on Jun 23, 2020

    I really love this idea, and I did something very similar in my kitchen to hide my microwave and toaster oven and also to store extra bakeware and things that wouldn’t fit anywhere else. I got the cabinet for $100, painted it with chalk paint and bought the little details from amazon and painted those and glued them on. It has a ton of storage....glad to see others doing a similar thing...

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