Furniture Facelift: One IKEA HEMNES Dresser 3 Ways

Furniture Facelift: One IKEA HEMNES Dresser 3 Ways

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Landis Carey
Apr 18, 2011

I bet you didn't recognize this dresser from first glance, did you? Flip through the images and you'll find yourself surprised at what you discover. This IKEA dresser, called the HEMNES, has been popular for at least three years. I was really impressed by how much character a little paint and creativity brought to this blank canvas, especially since I have the exact piece sitting upstairs, yearning for a facelift. Read on for details & DIY links.

Details of Do It Yourself magazine's brilliant transformation of a blank HEMNES dresser:

1 One IKEA HEMNES Dresser 3 Ways
2 The Blank Canvas: an IKEA HEMNES Dresser
3 HEMNES turned Warhol Wonder
4 Leather Handles + Paint = Leather Luxury
5 Almost Antique

If you're an owner of a HEMNES dresser and are a little tired of it's blankness, read the full DIY tutorial here. You'll find great ideas you can alter to fit your taste and needs!

(Images: Do It Yourself Magazine)

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