Thursday, June 3, 2010

Reuse & Purpose: Gather 'Round

With so many uses for reclaimed wood, throwing away anything that comes from a tree these days almost seems like you're tossing out valuable design materials.

At Housing Works annual Design on a Dime benefit, the non-profit arts and and culture organization BOFFO used wooden shipping crates to create a one-of-a-kind dining room, complete with tables and chairs.

Once assembled, the rustic looking wooden surfaces were then treated to a painted, zig-zag effect, adding just enough color to give the pieces a finished look.

Always Frugal, Always Fabulous

The Elegant Thrifter

1 comment:

  1. That table and those chairs are somee of the most fantastic creations I have ever seen in my life. Thank you for sharing the photo.



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