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Published on January 11th, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Trondheim Dresser Transformation

IKEA Dresser with O'verlays

Materials: Paint, O’verlays, nails & hammer

Description: I painted the face of the drawer and attached O’verlays with finishing nails for an easy but dramatic transformation.

IKEA Dresser with O'verlays

See more of dresser transformation.

~ Carol Smyth, The Design Pages blog / Canada

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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".

6 Responses to Trondheim Dresser Transformation

  1. Goodwin says:

    Beautiful! What kind of paint did you use??

  2. Elizabeth says:

    Great job!

  3. Christine says:

    nice work, Carol!!!

  4. Anonymous says:


  5. Kath Wright says:

    Love the crispness of the design. Seems sort of in keeping with some of the better parts of Ikea’s design philosophy, to me.

  6. howtoikea says:

    nice! maybe you should make a video about your work…

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