DIY home: simple and chic upcycled dresser


Winston! watch your language on the blog! geez…cats these days.  anywho, i don’t know about in your neighborhood, but in mine, thrift stores are constantly trying their hardest to get rid of grody old dressers for dirt cheap.  why would you want a grody old dresser you ask?  this is why…

i probs will never buy a new dresser again!  this is such an inexpensive and simple way to get a beautiful dresser!  now, run to the thrift store and find a friendly old dresser in need of a new loving home!  send us your before and after pictures to or tweet them to us @mrkatedotcom!


step 1. check out your local thrift stores for a cheap beat up old dressers with good bones.

step 2. if the dresser has already been painted or waxed, sand it a little so the new paint will stick.

step 3. give it a once over with some primer.

step 4. apply your paint!!

step 5.  if you dresser is missing handles, perhaps try out this DIY:


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