A Genius DIY Bar Cart + How To Style It

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You’ll never guess what this bar cart used to be…or believe that it cost less than $60.

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Really. Here’s the scoop…

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A few weeks ago, Miss Kris called me from Ikea and told me that a baby changing table had caught her eye…

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“Oh?” I asked, a little confused, and suggested she take a Swedish meatball break. Neither one of us has bambinos, so I was perplexed and, truth be told, a little distracted, as I was en route to Trina’s glam LA house.

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She continued, “I want to make it into a bar cart.”

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Suddenly my ears perked up!

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But while she had the vision for transforming the baby changing table into a chic watering hole, she needed a little help styling it.


Enter moi!

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And today over on on Domaine Home — where I’m now a contributor! — Miss Kris and I are sharing how to make this DIY bar cart + tips on how to style it. The best part? The whole DIY costs under $60! I’ll drink to that.

You can watch the video of the transformation too!

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Stay tuned for more fun decorating + entertaining ideas… 

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Until then, cheers!


Head over to Domaine Home for the DIY details + the five essentials every bar cart needs!

 Fave bar cart accessories +  bar carts if you’d rather buy than DIY:

Photos & video by: Jessica Castro

Let’s keep in touch!


p.s. Plus, step into my office, the lady bed10 chic coffee tables + our new bed.

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