Sewing Cabinet Shelf

February 1st, 2009 in member junk     
CreepinJen CreepinJen, member
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I found this pressed wood piece at a flea market.  It was once part of an old sewing machine cabinet.  I really liked the oak leaf and acorn design.  I made a shelf by cutting and attaching a piece of wood on top. It's narrow size works well and adds interest to a small section of hallway.

Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, shelf

Comments (14)

SantaClaus writes: Wonderful re-purpose! Love the jar photo accessory too. I want it. Posted: 7:41 am on October 13th
alicemom writes: Love the piece. I really like the old picture in the jar. Great idea.
thanks, alice Posted: 11:23 am on February 26th
SouthernSherri writes: The shelf is stunning! I too love the photo in the jar. Great inspiration! Posted: 7:07 pm on February 7th
bubbasmom writes: Beautiful ,makes me want to go tear my old machine Posted: 10:44 pm on February 6th
CottageElements writes: You did a beautiful job on this shelf! Love the details on it. Thanks for sharing!

Lani Posted: 5:49 pm on February 4th
MimiToria writes: I love your repurposing of the salvaged sewing machine piece. It is an awesome shelf you've created and I love the way you've merchandised it. The photos in the jars are great! Posted: 6:53 pm on February 3rd
rebeljunker writes: Hi CreepinJen
The shelf you made is absolutely gorgeous! I love the carved wood! Happy junking, Di Posted: 12:15 pm on February 3rd
suewhitney writes: Very pretty! The shelf is ab fab and I love the way you have assembled your display. I'm always drawn to jars with photos. Way to go!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 8:52 am on February 2nd
Junk_Sophisticate writes: This is so nice! I really love your entire display too.

Thank you for sharing.
Candy Posted: 8:23 am on February 2nd
bridiemurphy writes: awww...i want one! super use of a fabulous old piece. Posted: 8:02 am on February 2nd
MelHow writes: Beautiful and I love the green of your hallway - makes for an elegant and warm feel (at least from the photo). I like the photo-jar too. Posted: 11:30 pm on February 1st
junktiqueboutique writes: BEAUTIFUL! My old sewing machince cabinet doesn't have that wonderful scroll work on it. It really pops against that wall color too (that's the color of my kitchen and bathroom) Posted: 10:50 pm on February 1st
irishrovr writes: Very nicely done! I love the carved wood - so nice that you could reclaim it!

Eileen Posted: 10:40 pm on February 1st
junkermidge writes: Oh, I REALLY love this! Awesome job. It's the perfect application for that piece. Way to go and welcome to JunkMarketStyle. And welcome fellow Michigander.

Midge Posted: 10:21 pm on February 1st
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