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Recycled Map Drawer Makeover

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  1. Tara says:

    LOVE so much, Dinah! Wow, it really made a huge difference!

    1. dwulf dwulf says:

      Thanks Tara!! It was easier than I thought too!

  2. Elysse says:

    I love it! What a big difference that would make! I assume I can use other wrappers or scrapbooking papers I still have with me. It’s also very easy to do. You don’t seize to amaze me. I’m so happy to have found your site. It’s a very practical way to spice up a boring room. Thanks again.

  3. Barbara says:

    Love it girl! The knobs look great against the map too! Pinned and tweeted!

  4. Love the maps! It’s amazing what some paper and a little Mod Podge can do to makeover a piece!

  5. dwulf dwulf says:

    Thank you so much, ladies!!!!

  6. Bernice says:

    Very cool drawers. Thanks a lot!

  7. Very cool! We must have been on the same wavelength this week- I decoupaged the inside of my end table drawers! 🙂

  8. Genevieve says:

    I am so impressed! I absolutely love this idea and I can’t wait to try it out! Thanks for the inspiration.

  9. Connie says:

    Great idea! I saw map coasters once and to this day I regret not buying them at the garage sale I saw them in- now I’m inspired to map something out myself!!! Maybe even something for my son’s room since I have been trying to think of a way to add a travel element there. Thanks!! I am definitely looking forward to following you. Check out my blog at

    1. Dinah Wulf Dinah Wulf says:

      Thanks, Connie! I love the idea of putting it in your son’s room. On my way to visit!

  10. Rose says:

    Great tutorial to make recycled map drawer makeover and its very nice looking drawer.

  11. This is a fantastic idea! Would it work on the clear plastic drawers, with a different adhesive? Just wondering. Thanks for the idea and the post!

    1. Dinah Wulf Dinah Wulf says:

      Thank you, Deborah! Yes it would work on plastic. What time of adhesive were you thinking? I believe you can make your own Mod Podge solution with white glue and water 50/50, but I haven’t tried it.

  12. Those glass knobs are perfect for these drawers since they don’t block any of the map goodness. 🙂 Love the new look!

    1. Dinah Wulf Dinah Wulf says:

      Thank you, Audra!

  13. Nicki says:

    I love that! It makes such a huge difference in that whole furniture piece!

    1. Dinah Wulf Dinah Wulf says:

      Thank you so much, Nicki!

  14. Cathy says:

    Love the maps such a pretty way to do your drawers and the knobs are perfect. Thank you for sharing at Share It One More Time Cathy

  15. Jane says:

    What a nice upcycle. I like the crystal knob against the maps- makes it look quite elegant.

  16. Claire says:

    Wow the maps really improve the drawers. I love working with maps.

  17. Those maps add so much vintage charm to the room! I love how they turned out. I just found you on the Moonlight & Mason Jars Link Party. I just starting co-hosting a new link party and we’d love for you to join us. It starts every Tuesday at 7pm and runs throughout the week. Thanks! Dream. Create. Link. Party

  18. What a fun project! It looks wonderful!

  19. Love how this turned out! My 5 year old has a vintage airplane themed bedroom and I think adding some maps like this would be perfect.

  20. Oh you know I am all about a good upcycle! LOVE THIS!

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