Weekend Project(s) – Entertainment Center Turned Play Kitchen & Repurposed Furniture October 30, 2009Posted by Sindy in Weekend Project(s), Woodworking.
Tags: crafts, DIY, imagination, kids, Recycling, repurposed, weekend, weekend project, Woodworking
My sister sent me a great link this weekend – someone turned their old entertainment center into a play kitchen for their daughter! (http://suttongrace.blogspot.com/2009/06/repurposed-entertainment-center.html) It is so cute with “stainless steel” appliances and a lovely window looking out onto a gorgeous landscape.
Here are some pictures to illustrate:
This is a really great idea, but I think we can take it farther – how about turning more old cabinets (whether entertainment centers or not) into other play “rooms.” For instance turn an old chifferobe into a castle window seat! Turn some kitchen cabinets into a play laundry room. Turn an old dresser into a dollhouse (the kind with the closing house front).
In fact, you can even do this in reverse – turn a dollhouse into a decorative cabinet! Here’s one that was turned into a lovely cabinet for the laundry room: