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Vintage Pillow Storage Crate

Extreme Sheen™

Vintage Pillow Storage Crate
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Vintage Pillow Storage Crate

designed by Mandy Gumbs

Create a fun storage solution for extra pillows with DecoArt Extreme Sheen!

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DecoArt® Extreme Sheen™

  • Amethyst (DPM18)
  • Aquamarine (DPM16)
  • Bronze (DPM06)
  • Sterling Silver (DPM07)
  • Tin (DPM09)
  • Vintage Brass (DPM05)

Other supplies

  • art or cosmetic sponge
  • #0 liner brush
  • 1" bristle brush
  • 1/2" angle brush
  • white transfer paper
  • wooden crate (A.C. Moore)


  1. Using a 1" bristle brush, paint the entire crate in Sterling Silver. Add a second coat, if needed. Transfer the design with white transfer paper.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Paint the pumpkin using Vintage Brass. Highlight the pumpkins folds and stem with Bronze.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Paint the letters with Bronze. Outline the letters with the combination colors of Vintage Brass and Aquamarine mixed 1:1. Use this same combination for the squash, leaves and top of eggplant. Paint the eggplant with Amethyst.
    Step 2 Example
  4. To give your crate a "vintage" look, apply DecoArt Extreme Sheen Tin with a cosmetic sponge. Blend well. Repeat with Vintage Brass.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Let fully dry and cure. Add your favorite living room pillows and blankets!
    Step 4 Example
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