a touch of class for ikea mini chests

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another ikea mini chests hack and this one by trixi totally rocks. i’m loving the pattern, color combo and very smart idea.

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“first I painted it white,” says trixi, “then i took those beautiful habitat paper napkins (which were part of a present I once got – and they were too pretty to use them only as napkins and throw them away afterwards).

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i cut them into pieces to fit the drawers. next i placed the square pieces on the front of the drawers and painted them with clear varnish to fix them. that’s it!” link.

related hack:
> ikea mini chests with paste-on panels

Jules Yap