Before & After: Vintage Dresser Goes For a Sweet Ride

Before & After: Vintage Dresser Goes For a Sweet Ride

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Dabney Frake
Jun 20, 2014
(Image credit: Joseph Woolfolk)

Joseph picked this dresser up for $10 at a local thrift store, but wanted to do something special before it found a permanent home in his bedroom. After a lot of sanding, here's what he came up with...

(Image credit: Joseph Woolfolk)

Honk your horn if you like the final result! Joseph went to great lengths to complete the look: the four tail lights are from a 1958 Impala and the drawer hardware is actually old Buick door handles he cut down to fit. He found them all on eBay. Finally, he painted the dresser with mustard colored stain, then sanded it lightly until he achieved a slightly distressed wood grain look.

Thanks for sharing Joseph!

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