Saved Him From Ikea I Did

Here is a antiqued scarf holder I made for myself.

Step 1: Original Door. Beat it a little with sharp tools so the paint would pool in unique ways and give it a worn older look.

Step 2: Black Overlay. Covered sections in wax to make sanding easier.

Step 3: Colored Layer. Added any unique colors I wanted to show through. Covered different sections in wax to make sanding easier.

Step 4: White Overlay.

Step 5: Strategic Sanding. Sanded in easily worn areas to make it look natural. The wax on each layer helped those layers show up easier than attempting to sand it without it.

Step 6: Antique Glaze. To finish that antique look a coat of golden glaze was applied to corners and edges.

Door Progression 2.jpg

Step 7: Add the hooks and knobs. And add your scarves or necklaces or whatever you want!

And to see the finished product!!!! Drum role please..........

Jump to the LINK to see the finish. Yeah, ain't I a stinker.

Have a great one!