how to paint Michael’s wood crates to look like Restoration Hardware weathered wood. it's almost embarrassing how easy this is. tutorial at imeeshu.com
35 DIY Wood Crate Projects With Lots of Tutorials
Dwell Beautiful teams up with 9 other fabulous bloggers to make over a Michael's crate in The Great Crate Challenge! See what we did to our plain crates!
For everyone that has been looking for wood crates at Hobby Lobby, Home Depot, and Lowes look no further... MICHAELS has them in varying sizes!! 50% off this week (6/9/2013 to 6/15/2013)
Wood Crate Bookshelf - This is the tutorial I followed to secure them. We didn't do the staining, but painted them instead using coordinating colors for his bedroom.
Wood crates: $8.43 each with 40% coupons at Michael's. As used in the pic, they are 18" x long (length of slats) x 12.5" high x 9.5" side (bottom of one slat to top of last slat). This makes the table around 27.5" square x 12.5" tall. I plan to put blocks of wood with casters at each of the 4 corners to add height. stain and poly or pain.
From the latest trends to new design ideas, we’ve rounded up our favorite pins of the week featuring wood crate projects – so you can see what our friends and fellow pinners are loving!
Turn Wood Crates into Colorful Storage
plain wood crates from Michael's upgraded with paint, casters, l brackets, and drawer pulls. Much prettier for storing things. (Houseologie)