Tuesday, 8 February 2011

70s wallpaper cabinet renovation



My good friend Alice (Alice Apple) was lucky enough to win some fabulous 70s wallpaper. It turned out I was the underbidder and she very kindly swapped me a piece which I've now put to some use on this old 60s cabinet. The top one had sliding doors too but I wanted to have easy access. I'm using it for my collection of Galt picture dominoes etc.. and lots of my cat toys. I'm still wondering wether or not to paint the unit white as I don't normally go in for dark wood.

13 comments:

Leena said...

definitely cool!

Kerry said...

The pattern is utterly wonderful- I like it with the dark wood but it could work either way

Jil Casey said...

Very nice!

Sharon McSwiney said...

Groovy!

100percentdelicate said...

love it x

Cakey(^-^*)/コンチャ! said...

Looks fab! xxx

Liz Varley said...

Great idea but it prefer it with the dark wood cos it is so cool!

Sloppop Yeah said...

superb!!

Carolyn Gavin said...

What a great idea. i love it!

alice apple said...

Looks amazing Jane! Cheers for the mention too xx

lovelychaos said...

Love it! But I wouldn't paint it. I think the wood color makes it pop and the fabric has so much white already...but that's just my opinion!

magic said...

I adore these, so retro x

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