Distressed Crate
ITEM # 3542818P54
DESCRIPTION +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Wooden crate
  • Brown spray paint
  • Acrylic bottled paint - color of choice
  • 1-1/2" flat brush
  • White household candle
  • Sandpaper

DIRECTIONS:

1. Spray the crate brown.
2. Rub the edges and slats of the crate with the sides of the candle. The areas where wax is applied will be the areas where the brown paint will show through.
3. Using the brush, paint the crate with color of choice. Paint over the wax application, on all surfaces.
4. Sand the crate, paying special attention to the areas that have been waxed. The paint will sand off easily, exposing the brown paint beneath.

SHIPPING & RETURNS +

SHIPPING

Standard Delivery

You can usually expect delivery within 6-10 business days from your order date (business days are Monday-Friday, excluding Holidays).  You’ll receive an email with tracking information when your order is shipped.   Please allow up to 5 business days to receive your tracking information.  

Some items sent directly from our suppliers may take longer, and will ship separate from the remainder of your order. 

Please note that Singer sewing machines cannot be shipped to Guam, Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands or to military bases overseas.

Expedited Delivery

Most items will give you the option to upgrade your shipping method for faster delivery.  If you choose to upgrade your shipping method, your order must be received by 11:00 AM ET or your order may not be processed until the following business day. 

For more details & pricing.  See our Full Shipping Policy >


HASSLE-FREE RETURNS

Creativity shouldn’t be complicated, so you can return items for FREE any time to our stores for a hassle-free refund with a smile. Personalized Fabric and Custom Headboards purchased online cannot be returned. You can also return online items by mail.  See Full Return Policy for Details> 

REVIEWS +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Wooden crate
  • Brown spray paint
  • Acrylic bottled paint - color of choice
  • 1-1/2" flat brush
  • White household candle
  • Sandpaper

DIRECTIONS:

1. Spray the crate brown.
2. Rub the edges and slats of the crate with the sides of the candle. The areas where wax is applied will be the areas where the brown paint will show through.
3. Using the brush, paint the crate with color of choice. Paint over the wax application, on all surfaces.
4. Sand the crate, paying special attention to the areas that have been waxed. The paint will sand off easily, exposing the brown paint beneath.