Completely makeover an old steamer trunk inside and out. Step by step tutorial teaches you how to decoupage the inside of the trunk. By Jenni of Roots and Wings Furniture.
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Q: I just came into possession of an old trunk that needs restoration
Steamer trunks evoke tradition with curved tops, tarnished metal fittings, oak slats and canvas. Craftsmen who built steamer trunks used glue made from animal biproducts to adhere the canvas.
Old Trunk Re-purposed thinking I could take the one in the basement that I have had for 20 years, stripped and stained it then but could paint it now and she could use it in her new room!
Old trunks can be both decorative and functional pieces in your home. These large pieces of luggage were used to carry people's belongings as they traveled long ago.