Amazing D.I.Y Hack for Mirrored Drawers

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diy mirrored dresserApril Bee, check out her youtube channel did this amazing DIY | Mirrored Nightstands (IKEA HACK!!!)

Mirrored furniture can add a little more elegance to a room. Here’s how you can make your own mirrored drawers:

What you will need:

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IKEA Rast chest

 

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Metallic Silver Spray Paint

 

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Mirrored glass purchased at Lowe’s and cut for free, measure the night stand top and drawers 

 

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measured and cut mirror panels

 

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Mirror, Marble & Granite Adhesive (w/Culk Gun), can be purchased at home depot
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measuring tape
Acrylic door knobs
Acrylic knobs

 

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E6000 Glue

 

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clamps

 

  • Start of by removing the drawer knobs
  • Spray outer portion of night stand with metallic silver spray paint
  • Also spray the drawers
  • Spray a couple of layers of the spray paint to get a nice silver color on the surfaces
  • Apply generous amount of Mirror, Marble & Granite Adhesive to the back of the mirror panels

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  • Apply mirror to the side of night stand, once its in the right position, apply pressure

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  • Do the same thing to the mirror panels for the drawers, apply generous amount of Mirror, Marble & Granite Adhesive to the back of the mirror panels

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  • Once you have it in the perfect position again apply pressure

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  • Once the mirrors are in place, use a measuring tape to mark where you want the dresser knobs to be, make sure measurements are exact to avoid lopsided door

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  • Place  a small dab of the E6000 glue on the back of the knobs and place them on the mirror

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  • Once you have the knobs and mirrors in place, apply clamps to each of the drawers, the clamps add weight and allow everything to stay in place. Leave them to dry for at least 24hrs.

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  • After leaving them to dry for at least 24hrs, remove the clamps
  • final product

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thanks April Bee!

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