Campaign chests are both attractive and practical, with the signature metal hardware serving as both a shiny decorative addition and protection to the furniture. If the style appeals to you, and you're the crafty sort who welcomes a project, take inspiration from Louisa of the design blog For Chic Sake who turned a simple IKEA Rast into a colorful campaign chest.
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Ikea’s popular Rast chest, a 3-drawer dresser for $34.99. Using high gloss paint in a pinkish plum, campaign style drawer pulls and brass flat corners