Bathroom Remodel - Floating Suitcase Shelf

February 5th, 2012 in member junk     
JunkAngel JunkAngel, member
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Floating Suitcase Shelf

Floating Suitcase Shelf


This wooden suitcase was a Goodwill find. I don't believe it is old but it looks vintage. When it came time to remodel the bathroom I wanted to incorporate some of my thrifted junk as part of the decor. We took the hinges off and screwed the suitcase bottom to the wall. The top half of the suitcase can be lifted off for additional storage inside.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Floating Suitcase Shelf
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, industrial, organizer, whimsical, retro, bathroom, shelf, beachy, suitcase, decor

Comments (11)

SantaClaus writes: Great re-purpose! xoxoxo
Posted: 6:39 am on March 13th
suewhitney writes: Your take on the classic suitcase shlf is very well done! Remember things don't have to be "old" to make them work for you in a different way! Nicely done.

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 3:17 pm on February 10th
chippingcharm writes: Perfect...and I love that you can actualy use it too :) Laurel Posted: 5:45 am on February 6th
sassycass writes: This really caught my eye - what a cool idea! Posted: 4:41 pm on February 5th
JunkArchitect writes: This is the most useful version of a suitcase shelf I've seen...great job!

Jim
Posted: 8:29 am on February 5th
CottageElements writes: Great job on this little shelf, junk angel. Not only a perfect little shelf for your bathroom, but a perfect one for one of our weekend member features!

Lani Posted: 7:24 am on February 5th
DecorMadeSimple writes: Love the idea! An attractive way to keep extra towels handy by the shower. Posted: 2:29 pm on February 3rd
gadgetsponge writes: It doesn't just look great, it has some really good function! Posted: 3:28 pm on January 31st
BlueVelvetChair writes: Wonderful! Going to also share with readers over at Blue Velvet Chair.
Michael Posted: 11:24 am on January 31st
NDJunkGirl writes: Hey Junk Angel, I just love your suitcase shelf! The color is perfect and looks fab with your color choice of towels! :)

-Andrea Posted: 7:19 am on January 31st
racers7 writes: Thats a great idea and it looks really streamline. Melody Posted: 8:59 am on January 30th
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