Cabinet of Curiosities: Medicine Chests RePurposed Into Custom Jewelry Armoire

Repurposed rotatable armoire.

This romantic jewelry armoire heralds its adventurous spirit from the Grand Tours of old.

Vision board.

Inspired by steamer trunks, distant voyages and horseback rides through the country side.

Armoire, inside and out.

A treasure chest of precious gems, honored heirlooms, and thrift store triumphs.

Armoire trifold mirrors.

Function and fashion marry harmoniously in this rotatable armoire with three-way mirror capability.

Armoire pieces, before.

Can you believe this armoire is constructed of repurposed bathroom medicine cabinets and a swiveling retail display base?  Consider using a vintage adjustable television stand, pictured top right.

Repurposed armoire detail.

You are only limited by your imagination.  Create a jewelry armoire that is customized for your favorite pieces and your unique style, inside & out!

All items pictured are available at the Riverside ReStore for 50% less than retail. See their DiggerList storefront here. Stay tuned for how-to tutorial soon.

All photos and repurposing idea courtesy of our friends at:

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Skaie Knox

Written by Skaie Knox

Decor nerd, design enthusiast and the Editor-in-Chief/Writer for HomeJelly and co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of Dwellingz, a real estate home story-telling website. Skaie is also a published singer/songwriter and kids book author, voted "Class Clown", and rescue dogs crusader. If you're in the market for a new home, or just want to learn the "inside scoop" on Los Angeles real estate, click onto her photo and read her home tours and stories at

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