Summer Chest

The sun was roasting last week while I was in Michigan so I took a much needed morning off to do a little craft project that has been pleading for a makeover.

The wicker chest was in rough shape to begin with, but it has such cool details with its bamboo wood that I couldn’t part with it. My mom found me some adorable Lilly Pulitzer fabric, pulled out the white spray paint, and I went to work make it look summery and fresh.

I wanted to keep the brown bamboo detail that was left unpainted so I covered it with painters tape

While the print is a bit girly, I can’t help but love Lilly and where better to fit than in a summer home!

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2 responses to “Summer Chest

  1. The new version looks great! Love the vibrant colors and so glad you got to keep the detail of the bamboo!

  2. The after pic is great! I love DIY posts – they are always so inspiring to me.

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