Reclaimed Shutter Shelf

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Project by Tyler posted 12-30-2012 06:13 AM 2240 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was another late Christmas gift. The plastic (but sturdy) shutters were given to me, and all I was told to do was make a shelf… I just ran with the idea. With a good sanding and washing, some crackle paint in my high-tech spray booth, and three new distressed white oak shelves, the shutters were reborn as a rustic shelf! Comments and critiques welcome… thanks for looking!

-- Tyler- Montandon, PA ------ "It aint broke, it just needs fixed!"

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#1 posted 12-30-2012 06:29 AM

Brilliant! Love the idea, will have to find someone to give me some shutters too!

Well done!

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#2 posted 12-30-2012 06:56 AM

neat idea ,well done.

-- wood crafting & classes

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#3 posted 12-30-2012 03:04 PM

great job… I always like projects that reuse… yours worked out great.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#4 posted 12-30-2012 03:04 PM

great job,they turned out nice.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#5 posted 12-30-2012 03:43 PM

Simple, and functional…. nice job!

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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