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How to turn vintage sewing machine into dressing table

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How to turn vintage sewing machine into dressing table



I was always passionate to antique/vintage stuff. Since I moved to Australia, I found lots of vintage furnitures such as vintage treadle sewing machine.



I bought one from Facebook market and dismantled into parts. The challenge was to make a wooden box fits into the hole where the sewing machine was.




Wanted to play with chalk paint so I bought Rust-oleum chalked paint linen white colour for top wooden parts and Dulux spray paint for bottom cast iron parts. After I made it, it looked very charming and very practical to use as a dressing table.




Happy to visit Bunnings stores where I can get playful inspiration! 

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Re: How to turn vibtage sewing machind into dressing table

Well done @bellee78 and many thanks for sharing your project with the Bunnings Workshop community. We're really pleased to have you join us as it looks like you have some great ideas, experience and creativity to share with others. What are you planning next?


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