DIY Projects
Jun 11, 2014

DIY project: Bauhaus dresser

By: Farrow and Ball

DIY project: Bauhaus dresser Author: Style At Home

DIY Projects
Jun 11, 2014

DIY project: Bauhaus dresser

By: Farrow and Ball

Inspired by the Bauhaus school, CUSTHOM's dresser embodies the company's unique and arresting techniques and is imbued with their signature graphic style. Nathan Philpott and Jemma Ooi met while studying at the Royal College of Art and founded CUSTHOM in 2009. As well as creating their own collection, the duo have completed commissions and created bespoke designs for The Design Museum, Liberty and Anthropologie among many others.

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CUSTHOM 'Bauhaus' dresser


Materials

  • 1 x dresser
  • 1 x 750ml Interior Wood Primer & Undercoat (White & Light Tones)
  • 1 x 750ml Interior Wood Primer & Undercoat (Mid Tones)
  • 1 x 750ml Tin of Estate® Eggshell in each of the following colours: Cabbage White® No.269, St Giles Blue® No.280, Blue Ground® No.210
  • 2 x Farrow & Ball Paint Brushes (one x 1" and one x 2")
  • 1 x Sheet of each 80 and 120 grit sandpaper
  • Several rolls of good quality masking tape (varying widths)



Instructions
1 Before painting your own Bauhaus dresser, complete the preparation of your surface found here.

2
Then use masking tape in different widths to create your linear design.

3
Paint the unmasked areas using your chosen colour, remove the masking tape and your dresser is complete.

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DIY project: Bauhaus dresser