From the book JUNK BEAUTIFUL.....

September 26th, 2009 in member junk     
jsouciekitt jsouciekitt, member
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While I was reading the book JUNK BEAUTIFUL...I saw the hand drill coat rack and loved it. I thought...I can do that. So, the project began. Purchased the hand drills and dug up the kitchen cabinet board from my pile of junk. We decided to use copper colored brackets and I think it is a nice look. Thank you, Sue for the project instructions in the book. Had a lot of fun creating it.


posted in: member junk, wood, industrial, entry, brown, coat rack

Comments (13)

LloydsLandingofSears writes: These look like some top end head/foot boards, and are fantastic as coat racks too...love the blackboard idea! ~Mary~ Posted: 10:46 pm on July 25th
BillyJo writes: My friend was over yesterday suggested this. Now I see it in living color. Way too cool. Great job. The copper really adds class
Posted: 11:36 pm on May 29th
junkermidge writes: That turned out way cool. I love it! You did a great job on it.
Midge Posted: 8:53 am on September 30th
TinTinJunkFan writes: I love this! The copper brackets caught my eye when I first glanced at the photo-- great idea... Posted: 4:38 pm on September 28th
RustyDiva writes: I'm singing with the others~great job! Also love the copper! It really stands out with that wood color. Posted: 12:33 pm on September 28th
shabbychick writes: Jen - love your project - and the copper definitely adds a nice look to the piece.

I love flipping through the pages of the Junk Beautiful books for inspiration too!

Thanks for sharing!

Kathy Posted: 10:33 am on September 28th
MimiToria writes: Jen, your finish product photo with the cowboy hat and clothes hanging on your vintage hand drills is awesome. The addition of using copper brackets is great too. Way to be inspired and taking it one step further. Love it! Thanks so much for sharing with us.
Gretchen Posted: 10:22 am on September 28th
suewhitney writes: You're very welcome, Jen. Nothing gives me more satisfaction than people finding inspiration in the JB books and on the site. I love your version...the copper brackets are fabulous. Great job!!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 10:09 am on September 28th
fellowjunker writes: This turned out absolutely beautifully. I, too, have gained soooo much inspiration from the junkmarket books. Thanks for sharing your great project with us.
xojanis Posted: 11:55 pm on September 27th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Wonderful job! Aren't Sue's books fantastic for inspiration? I too love your choice of copper brackets.

Thanks for sharing!
Candy Posted: 10:39 pm on September 27th
alicemom writes: Love it! You did a great job.
smiles,
alice Posted: 10:46 pm on September 26th
byabpryor writes: Nice job... Just love it! Posted: 11:59 am on September 26th
CottageElements writes: You did a great job on this, Jen! I love the look of it. I might have to keep my eye out for some of these. So glad
Sue inspired you to create this. Thanks for sharing!

Lani Posted: 10:43 am on September 26th
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