Pallet Wood Basic Bookshelf

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Introduction: Pallet Wood Basic Bookshelf

About: I am an arts and crafts teacher in a secondary school in the Netherlands. (www.taborcollege.nl). I love making things. Especially out of nothing, worthless materials, garbage and cheap stuff. Besides that I...

For our bedroom I made a bookshelf out of old pallet wood. I stained it with one layer of paint. Because of the wood soaked up the paint I got this old whitewash look.  It’s a pretty straight forward construction so I think the pictures will speak for themselves. I like the basic  look of it and it combines well with the Buddhistic  /oriental style of the decorations we have in the room.

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    Very nice! The washed-out paint look is perfect.

    this came out really well - thanks so much for sharing.

    this came out really well - thanks so much for sharing.