How to make a play kitchen from a $10 piece of furniture
step one- get inspired
Have you ever seen those adorable play kitchens on Pinterest made out of old furniture and thought to yourself that you’d love to make one? Yet it looks complicated or expensive? I am going to break down the steps for you and show how you can make one with $75. First of all, you’re going to need some inspiration. This was mine:
p.s. if you want more DIY play kitchen inspiration, I have a ton on this Pinterest board. It’s a fun rabbit hole to fall into 🙂
step two- find your piece of furniture
Next you need to go to your local thrift store and see if they have anything that will fit your space. In addition, you’ll have to use your imagination at this point since there will be some ugly pieces. Don’t worry, because paint can fix almost anything!
For my kitchen, I bought a $10 entertainment center and a $1 stainless steel bowl (for the sink. Here’s an option for $6). Isn’t that laminate dark wood beautiful?! (sarcasm :))
keep reading to see how to build a play kitchen out of a thrift store piece of furniture