I painted the entire piece with two coats of Chalk Paint Decorative Paint® by Annie Sloan in Paris Grey and accented the wood slats with Old...great idea.
Trunk Redo I have a nearly identical before trunk I'm thinking different col...
How to restore an old trunk.
I like this idea! I want to try and protect the integrity of the trunk. Creating a stand for an old trunk
How to Get Odor Out of Old Trunks
Old trunks can be both decorative and functional pieces in your home. These large pieces of luggage were used to carry people's belongings as they traveled long ago. As trunks gave way to smaller suitcases, trunks eventually became functional collectibles. As with to any old item that has been sitting in storage for years, an old trunk can contain...
Steamer Trunk Coffee Table: Repurposing Old Stuff
Adding legs to a trunk More
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Vintage Trunk on wheels with decoupaged map of the world to the top and Modern Masters Metal Effects rust finish on the body! Project by Don Gray of Out of the Gray Designs
Supplies for restoring Antique Trunks
How to clean up an old trunk
How to Clean or Restore Old Steamer Trunks
Old steamer trunks make great coffee tables or storage for linen and towels.
How to clean up a musty trunk by recovering the inside of it. Step by step tutorial by Jenni of Roots and Wings Furniture.
Door headboard, painted trunk spare bedroom
Furniture Makeover Tip: Use Rub 'n Buff on hardware to really make it shine! -- You've got to see this whole DIY steamer trunk makeover. It is incredible!!