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Old trunk painted white❤️
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.
Creating beauty inside a steamer trunk. Adding wallpaper not only adds beauty, but protects storage as well.
This is a great tutorial showing you how you can transform a cheap vintage luggage piece inside and out with maps. Turning it into a stylish map suitcase.
Furniture Makeover Tip: Use Rub 'n Buff on hardware to really make it shine! -- You've got to see this whole DIY steamer trunk makeover.
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.