Brass Rubbermaid or Sterilite storage containers

Have you seen the fancy new brass Rubbermaid or Sterilite brass storage containers?

If you follow me on Pinterest then you may know my love of brass and color.

I think these are going to be PERFECT for my ongoing closet transformation!

What do you think?

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Too funky for you?

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Well, guess what?

If you like them……you will NOT be able to find them in stores.

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And remember my commitment to spending ZERO dollars on my closet transformation?

Don’t worry……It’s still going strong.

I just took the containers I had……

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And this……

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Wah! Lah!

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I will share with you this week how I handled the scratching off issue.

Not leaving you hanging.

I just haven’t taken good pics.

Are you a brass person?

The pretty brass……

Like old, real brass?

Do you follow me on Pinterest?

Head over there to see what I mean.

So……what do you think?

If you don’t like brass…..what about nickel? Other colors?

I can’t wait to hear what you think.

Love,

Me

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Comments

  1. Holly says:

    LOVE LOVE LOVE the old, antique brass that hasn’t been lacquered and been allowed to age. My house is full of the shiny lacquered brass so popular in the 1980′s and I’m learning how to live with it by marrying it with the older stuff and mixing some metals. Can’t wait to see how your transformed the containers and the finished look of the closet!

    • Rebecca says:

      That is exactly what I am doing Holly…..marrying the old and the new. : ) We will be the brass soul sisters! Love having you here! XOXO Rebecca

  2. Now thats thinking outside the box! What a great idea.

  3. trish says:

    Personally not a fan of “hot” colors. But what I absolutely positively LOVE and ADORE is that Y O U love it and are going for it : )

  4. Dona says:

    Oh, you almost had me! I was gonna get on you for “buying” something for your closet! Ha! Good for you! New, and yet, not. Just improved! Rebecca, you are awesome!

  5. Jenny says:

    Did I miss the part on how you handled the scratching off issue?? Tell me more – tell me more!! :) You rock!!

  6. libby says:

    Have actually had all this purging stuff on my list and you’ve given me the
    boost to tackle the problem.
    Love the transformation. Please let us in on the rubbing off part.
    This is a must do for me as i have the same drawers.
    where did you paint it in the winter.Pleeeeeeeeeeeeeze let us in on all the secrets.
    Libby

  7. Jaybird says:

    I need to know the secret too, and I can’t find it!!!
    Thank you so much for the idea and I will be watching for your solution to the “scratch off” problem.
    Blessings,
    J

    • Rebecca says:

      Packing tape was my secret! It went on perfectly where the drawers slide in and out and you cannot tell. Perfect to keep the plastic from scratching. ; ) XOXO!

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