A Basic Cooler Gets a Modern DIY Upgrade

Almost Makes Perfect

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Big on picnics, Molly from Almost Makes Perfect decided that the drugstore cooler was in desperate need of a makeover. She grabbed some paint, rope, and contact paper, and gave this bargain basic a summertime twist.

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What You Need



  • Xacto knife
  • Scissors
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For more more pictures and the full tutorial, head over to Almost Makes Perfect.

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(Image credits: Almost Makes Perfect)

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Apartment Therapy contributor since 2011, Kate focuses her writing on green living and design. She currently resides in Philadelphia and likes biking, iced coffee, and naps.