Spray paint is a great invention. It sure has drawbacks like the smell, the fact that aerosols aren’t great for the environment and all that, but it also has great advantages that make it popular, especially among DIY fanatics.
This is exactly what I had in mind! Using affordable plastic drawers painted to match the room. One on each side for the "table" with a piece of wood on top. Two stacked on the sides for extra storage and a balanced look.
A set of plastic drawers is a must for the dorm! I had a set of three to double as a night stand. This is a really cute idea to make give them a facelift! Chalk paint makeover for plastic drawers dorm ideas DIY dorm ideas
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