Published on June 4th, 2010 | by Jules Yap


Chic Rast chest of drawers

Materials: Rast

Description: I was inspired to do this hack after I had seen a similar one here.I ordered ring pulls from Ebay and decided to only paint the front most portion of the drawers white. I left everything else the Dark Walnut stain color from Minwax.

1. Assemble the outside of the chest
2. Stain all pieces except the drawer fronts
3. Tape off and paint the drawer fronts
4. Assemble drawers
5. Install drawer guides
6. Install drawer hardware
7. Put it all together

A very chic look for a tiny price!

~ Diana, Worcester, MA

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Jules Yap

"I am Jules, the engine behind IKEAHackers and the one who keeps this site up and running. My mission is to capture all the wonderful, inspiring, clever hacks and ideas for our much loved IKEA items".

5 Responses to Chic Rast chest of drawers

  1. Wallace says:

    wrong post :)

  2. Wallace says:


    Check this out, when building standing desk of my own I looked into this.

  3. joanna says:

    Great job! Where did you find that lamp!

  4. misseflatun says:

    I wonder where you’ve got that nice lamp from?

  5. Jana says:

    O, I love how this came together!

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