Midwest #11: The Bed Makeover Project

Midwest #11: The Bed Makeover Project

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Janel Laban
Jan 29, 2008

Name: Elizabeth
Location: Indianapolis
Time: 8 hours including drying time/1.5 hours working
Cost: $150, Bed (JCPenney) $99 + $30 shipping, Mirror (Antique Store)
$8, Paint $12

Elizabeth took on a "JC Penney Hack" for her January Jumpstart. Starting off a DIY project with a brand new item takes guts, but she pulled it off. Jump below for all the pics, tools, instructions and VOTING...

OLD BED BEFORE

Tell us the tools and resources you used for the project:
The only tool required was a few cans of Valspar Spray Paint in Mediterranean. It worked on both the mirror (wood) and the bed (metal).

MY TOOLS


Share step by step instructions for how you completed the project:

The bed and mirror both required two coats (no primer). The bed was spray painted before assembly.

NEW BED BEFORE
AFTER
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