Scavenging

Scavenging inspiration!

This isn’t my scavenger rehab project, but it’s so impressive that I have to post it. Gregory over at AT:LA found a mangy-looking old stereo cabinet on the side of the road, and totally rehabbed it to the point of gorgeousness over the course of a month. It was gutted, stripped, standed, and stained. The front panel was unsalvageable, so Gregory covered it with these bamboo pulp wall flats. Amazing! Here’s how the cabinet looked BEFORE:

Gregory will be continuing to document the electronic upgrade to the interior of the cabinet at Unplggd, but for now you can take a look at his step-by step process in seven parts:
The Stereo Cabinet #1
The Stereo Cabinet #2 – The Strip Show
The Stereo Cabinet #3 – Enter Sandman
The Stereo Cabinet #4 – No Guts, No Glory
The Stereo Cabinet #5 – House of Stain
The Stereo Cabinet #6 – A Stain In the Neck
The Stereo Cabinet #7 – Moving On

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5 Comments

  • Reply Julie February 2, 2008 at 2:42 am

    Sweet! It’s really nice to see the process, as well.

  • Reply gregory February 2, 2008 at 1:23 pm

    Thank you for the kind words!

  • Reply maria February 3, 2008 at 7:38 am

    wow, it looks great!

  • Reply zee February 4, 2008 at 11:39 am

    That man, he is truly a visionary!

  • Reply Dad February 16, 2008 at 11:55 am

    It is all looking beautiful.

    Love and hugs…….Dad

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