Miscellaneous Ikea+bekvam+finished-770130

Published on May 17th, 2010 | by Jules Yap


Ikea Bekvam step stool chic

Materials: Bekvam stool, oilcloth, primer, paint, staple gun

Description: Step one: Use sugarsoap to remove any grease/stains etc.
Step two: Prime it using two coats
Step three: Paint with two coats of paint (here Dulux brilliant white)
Step four: Trim material to fit top (I’ve used Cath Kidston oilcloth)
Step five: Turn stool upside down and staple into place with a heavy duty staple gun.

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~ Camilla, London, UK

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4 Responses to Ikea Bekvam step stool chic

  1. Anonymous says:

    Very cute!
    Just wondering what sugarsoap is? I need to remove an oil stain from my still-unfinished Bekvam stool.

  2. Anonymous says:

    so much cuter than before~

  3. MyFuZZyButtZ says:

    Pretty cute!

  4. Marcus says:

    Nice job! My girlfriend would love this stol, maybe I should make her one.

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