Organize Your Entryway in a Day With a Corner Unit

STEP 7: Add layers of chalk paint
I then went to town creating layers of chalk paint. I let each layer dry completely before applying another layer of color. When I was creatively satisfied, I took sand paper to my board and sanded random areas, allowing each layer of color to show through. This will give my unit an artistic and perhaps “reclaimed” and rustic feel. The wooden spindles I’m using I picked up for free from a local salvage store. They already looked worn and chippy – perfect for this project. You can then apply a couple coats of polyurethane to protect the wood.
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STEP 8: Add the legs to each shelf
Next, depending on the height you’d like for each shelf, drilling a pilot hole first, use a wood screw to attach a part of a wooden spindle to each corner of the front of your shelf. Our bottom two shelves are closer to the ground, so, using a jigsaw, we cut off 5″ pieces of our spindles for those legs. We’re thinking these shelves can