30 Amazing Faux Card Catalog Makeovers

It’s no secret that card catalog furniture is hot hot hot. So I’ve dug through the web to bring you the best faux card catalog makeovers out there! Some are completely from scratch, some have been completely transformed so they are unrecognizable, and others have been changed just a little to create that apothecary style we love.

These painted furniture ideas are not only stylish, but also functional. Whether you’re looking for a statement piece or just some extra storage, these furniture makeovers are sure to inspire you!

30 Amazing Faux Card Catalog Makeovers

If you’re looking to add some vintage charm to your space, card catalog furniture would be a perfect addition. But let’s face it, finding an authentic card catalog can be difficult and can even be expensive. This is where faux card catalog makeovers come in – they give you the look and feel of a traditional card catalog, plus you can customize your piece to fit your own personal style.

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The real deals have a bunch of small drawers, but when you’re looking for a storage solution in your home, a bunch of small little drawers aren’t going to be very helpful. Unless you have a bunch of tiny little things to store.

I don’t, so I love the faux look, but really behind the amazing style, there is a larger storage area that is totally going to create more storage solutions in your home. Heck yes! Real or faux, I’m right there with everyone else in falling in love with them.

So again, I’ve gathered these impressive faux card catalog pieces for you. Get ready to be inspired and start planning your own DIY card catalog makeover!

What materials do I need for a DIY faux card catalog makeover?

The materials needed for your DIY faux card catalog makeover will depend on the style and look you’re going for. Some common materials include:

  • A wooden dresser or cabinet: This will serve as the base for your faux card catalog. You can use a pre made dresser or cabinet, or build one from scratch using wood boards.
  • Router, drill, saw: These tools will be used to create the faux drawer fronts on your dresser or cabinet. You may need expert help or DIY tutorials to use these tools effectively.
  • Drawer knobs/pulls: To create the look of small drawers, you’ll need to add drawer knobs or pulls to the front of your cabinet. You can find these at hardware stores or online.
  • Painting tools and supplies: Depending on the finish you want, you’ll need paint, brushes, sandpaper, primer, and other furniture painting tools and supplies to transform your dresser into the card catalog you want.

You can also get ideas on what you need from the makeover you choose to follow. So prepare and gather your supplies before you start for a smooth DIY experience!

More Painted Furniture Resources

If you’re looking for even more painted furniture inspiration, we have tons of DIY tutorials and ideas to transform your furniture. We share the whole process along with the supplies and techniques we use, so you can easily recreate these makeovers in your own home!

30 Amazing Faux Card Catalog Makeovers

These DIY card catalog cabinet ideas will inspire you to transform an old piece into a faux card catalog cabinet for a unique, vintage touch.

Aren’t these makeovers mind blowing?? I hope you were inspired with some simple ways, and some complex ways to get that card catalog look on a budget!

How can I customize the look of my faux card catalog?

When making your own faux card catalog piece, you can totally customize the look to fit your personal style. Whether you prefer a rustic farmhouse feel or a sleek and modern aesthetic, you can create a unique and personalized piece for your space.

You can start by thinking about the color scheme you want to incorporate. You can choose to paint your piece a solid color or add some fun patterns and designs. Try using stencils or decoupage techniques to add a bit of extra flair.

Another way to customize the look of your faux card catalog is by choosing different drawer knobs or pulls. You can find so many different styles and designs to add a unique touch to your piece. Mix and match knobs or use all the same for a cohesive look.

And of course, you can decide how many “drawers” you want on your faux card catalog. You can choose to have them all the same size or mix it up with different sized drawers. This will not only add visual interest, but also give you more storage options.

So feel free to create a faux card catalog piece that truly reflects your style!

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2 Comments

  1. Patti Couey says:

    I loved watching your video refinishing the Mid Century dresser! I could not find the link to the Pricing Guide you referenced. Would it be possible to email that to me? I would certainly appreciate any help you could send!!

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