Inspiration

Une petite armoire d’enfant

par Hester van Overbeek

Painter in Residence Hester van Overbeek turned this display cabinet into a quirky children’s wardrobe, with the help of Chalk Paint®.

Nursery wardrobe upcycle by Annie Sloan Painter in Residence Hester van Overbeek painted with Chalk Paint®
Window detail from the Nursery wardrobe upcycle by Annie Sloan Painter in Residence Hester van Overbeek painted with Chalk Paint®

Painter in Residence Hester van Overbeek created this children’s wardrobe by up-cycling an old display cabinet she found in a reclamation yard.

First, she sawed off the cabinet’s legs and sanded them down. She then screwed on some taller table legs she had purchased from IKEA to make the wardrobe a useable height.

Nursery wardrobe upcycle by Annie Sloan Painter in Residence Hester van Overbeek painted with Chalk Paint® - before
Nursery wardrobe upcycle by Annie Sloan Painter in Residence Hester van Overbeek painted with Chalk Paint® - colours for the confetti window

Hester painted the wardobe using Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan. The outside is painted with a mx of Paris Grey and Graphite. The inside is a custom mix of English Yellow, Burgundy and Graphite which she used to create a mustard colour. The shelves are painted in Old White. The outside is painted in a mix of Paris Grey and Graphite. The confetti pattern on the glass was printed with circular sponges, using a range of colours including Old White, Coco, Barcelona Orange, Henrietta, Arles and Aubusson Blue. She finished with a coat of Chalk Paint® Lacquer.

Fancy trying this project at home? Take a look Hester’s video tutorial for a complete step-by-step guide!

Shop

Featured Products

Window detail from the Nursery wardrobe upcycle by Annie Sloan Painter in Residence Hester van Overbeek painted with Chalk Paint®
Annie Sloan Paint Swatch in Paris Grey

Paris Grey

Top des ventes
Visiter la boutique
Annie Sloan Paint Swatch in Barcelona Orange

Barcelona Orange

Visiter la boutique
Paint swatch of Henrietta Chalk Paint® furniture paint by Annie Sloan, a rich and complex pink with a hint of lilac

Henrietta

Fin de serie
Visiter la boutique
Annie Sloan Paint Swatch in Aubusson Blue

Aubusson Blue

Visiter la boutique
Annie Sloan Paint Swatch in Old White

Old White

Top des ventes
Visiter la boutique

Laque Chalk Paint™ Lacquer

Top des ventes
Visiter la boutique
Annie Sloan MixMat and Box Product Image

Tapis MixMat

Visiter la boutique

Boutique

Parcourir

Chalk Paint™

À Propos
Boutique