Kristina Klarin isn't one for plain and boring. She is all about making a splash with color and these cabinets were slightly lack luster before she got a hold of them. With the help from a little wallpaper, these cabinets now look like a large reclaimed wooden sideboard (a la Piet Hein Eek) and make quite a statement in the room.
Instead of a regular curtain rod.. go to the park and find a nice smooth branch. Bring it home and spray paint it white.. (or black, or pink, or silver even!). Carefully add your curtains onto it.. and hang it back on the hooks.. (you can paint them to match as well)..
apartment therapy.com- great before and after design ideas
book shelf out of square boxes arranged in a circle. 3 different sizes
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To paint over ANY surface, without sanding, use a product called 'ESP Easy Surface Prep', available at hardware and paint shops. Wipe on, wipe off and paint in 90 minutes. Works well over enamel paint , without having to sand. SAVES HOURS of work. It was recommended to me by a professional painter.