Do not rush to throw away old furniture. It can always be turned into a real masterpiece! Remember the joke about the folding table that every citizen of Russia has? Perhaps it is applicable to all sorts of trellis and dressing table. Sometimes to update their appearance using self-adhesive films. However, there is a better way.
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Wonderful old furniture can not be thrown away, especially if it is generally in good condition, just in some places rough edges and abrasions are visible. This French chest of drawers of 1980 was covered with scratches, in some areas there was a shortage of parts, but the chest of drawers was whole, strong, beautiful, made of good wood.
Every craftswoman who is fond of sewing and needlework knows how much space is taken up by everything that is necessary for work. Unfortunately, in a standard apartment it is rarely possible to organize a full-fledged workshop. Help out compact tables and cabinets for sewing machines. Some ways of organizing a workplace would not occur to everyone - and here they are.
It is difficult to imagine an apartment in which there would not be a single book. Educational and fiction literature, diverse print media occupy a considerable place. At the same time, it is not at all necessary to take bulky cabinets to store them. If you prefer rustling pages to modern e-books, then the idea of placing bookshelves that do not take up much space is just what you need.
Having an old sofa at home, whose appearance leaves much to be desired, it is not at all necessary to get rid of it. Try to pull a good-quality furniture with a clearly established folding mechanism, giving it a modern look. In the presence of the usual set of tools available in the arsenal of the zealous owner, this is not difficult to do.
Each needlewoman dreams of her own corner, in which her things for sewing, knitting, embroidery, etc. would be neatly folded. One needlewoman found a way out - along with her husband made a charming and compact corner for needlework from the closet!
Masters with skillful hands are able to repair the old thing and make it even better than the previous one. However, one young couple decided on a slightly different action - they completely “changed the profession” of the closet, which they found in the flea market for a penny. Old, shabby, without some details, but from a strong material the cabinet, it would seem, was not needed by anyone.
Colin Furze is a mad and brilliant engineer, he developed an equally crazy and brilliant invention - a bed that pushes you after the alarm clock has rung. Obviously, Colin created this bed for real owls and all those who find it very difficult and almost impossible to get out of bed on time and precisely according to the alarm clock.
There are many ways to apply printed pattern on wood. The author of this alteration has opened one more. It is suitable for newly-polished furniture. For the project you will need: Jigsaw or sandpaper; drawing printed on wax paper; tablespoon; varnish; wooden table; varnish for the cover For this project a table was made from an old bench.
Do not rush to throw away the old furniture or send in the furnace become unwanted boxes. All this can still be useful. If you wish, you can create new functional furniture from almost nothing. Just look at how unexpected rework options can be. This nightstand of old boxes will still serve faithfully.
An old foot-operated sewing machine could serve one family for years. Unfortunately, even a very reliable thing is subject to wear, and at some point it becomes impractical to repair the assistant. But this does not mean that you can not keep this thing in the house with pleasant memories. Make an interesting furniture or home decor out of the car.
Organizing the storage of things is a burning question that confronts every person every day. Unfortunately, not all cabinets are perfect and allow you to keep in order and clothing, and accessories and necessary stuff. For most people, ideally folded stacks in a few days turn into a single heap in which nothing can be found.
Looking at this ottoman, it is difficult to guess what it was made of. At first glance it seems that this is the usual full-fledged furniture purchased in the store. However, the craftswoman made her own hands, moreover, from waste material! At the heart of the padded stool - cardboard, folded and supplemented with foam rubber and beautiful fabric.
Each person sooner or later faces the question of buying expensive new furniture, but sometimes it is worth saving and not discarding old interior items. This selection of rework of furniture found at the dump can inspire the repainting of an old chest of drawers or wardrobe and tells how to turn it into a work of art that will become the center of attention.
Unfortunately, the number of square meters in the apartment is limited. Particularly strongly perceive this owners of one-bedroom apartments with a small area. In some cases, the task of arrangement is complicated by the fact that the room has an irregular shape. With a rational approach, what someone considers a minus is easy to turn into a plus.
Open shelves without visible mounting always look spectacular in the interior. As if twisted in the clouds, they are able to hold diverse elements of decor, become a place for storing gadgets or perform the function of a regular shelving. Large and small, wide and narrow, they are appropriate in any part of the house. Some of the hanging shelves are not as simple as it seems at first glance.
Who would have thought that from a cardboard box and plastic bottles you can build a full, soft, durable and beautiful pouf? The master came up with such a design and brought it to life! It turned out a very practical and cool thing, estimate: It took not so much materials for work: 2 identical cardboard boxes; about 30 plastic bottles; foam rubber; synthetic winterizer; upholstery fabric; Buttons for decoration (optional); glue gun.
Leather furniture is a great solution. However, over time, various damages appear on it, especially if there are children or animals in the family. However, it is not necessary to buy new furniture; What is required: a universal skin for cleaning the skin; protective cream or wax for the skin; furniture marker; skin crack filler; paper towels; microfiber fabric; sponge.
The bedroom is the place in the house where cosiness and comfort are valued above all else. Here you want not only to fully relax, but also to have everything you need at your fingertips. In the conditions of modern apartments, it is not always possible to allocate sufficient space for a place to sleep. At the same time, the lack of free space does not mean at all that comfort should be abandoned.
The question of where to put the shoes off seasonally or where to place several pairs of shoes and sandals at once, and in addition to them sneakers with guest slippers, often comes to the fore. The more household members, the more relevant it is. To be limited to one or two pairs per season is not an option. It is much more correct to come up with convenient storage systems in which the shoes will be in the access zone, but will not bother anyone.
In an environment where the number of square meters is limited, space saving comes to the fore. You always want to equip a house or apartment so that the stay was as comfortable as possible. To deny yourself a thousand trifles, so necessary in everyday life is not worth it. There is a way out - “smart” furniture. Well-designed designs allow rational use of all without exception of the room: from the bedroom and living room to the kitchen and bathroom.