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Anyone find me a wardrobe for DTDs with drawers for less than £70ish

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RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:07:32

Ideally £50 would be better.

Room pink & purple so wood/white/pink/purple fine. Not cottage style pine.

Current best is this but would prefer to have a drawer(s).

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:08:04

(oh and we have checkked ebay...but nothing for a reasonable price withing a reasonable area)

DisenchantedPlusBump Sat 20-Sep-08 12:10:33

I've bought this for my DD, dunno if its too little

but I have wicker baskets on the 3 tier shelf one which i put her vests and things in

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:12:31

Thanks Disenchanted...I should have also said I am looking for something with solid sides to replace their fabric sided one. My fault.

DisenchantedPlusBump Sat 20-Sep-08 12:13:04

Ah right, lol, sorry!

FAQ Sat 20-Sep-08 12:14:42

lol glad I refreshed the thread - was going to suggest one of those fabric sided ones as we bought one for DS1 about 4yrs ago and it's still going strong.

Umlellala Sat 20-Sep-08 12:14:42

I was considering this and buying a chest of drawers to fit inside...


Am looking at one on ebay in nasty pine but figure I can paint it...

DisenchantedPlusBump Sat 20-Sep-08 12:17:12

bit over but nice

pink with drawers

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:18:01

Yes that is our second choice Umellala...

Have you found a chest of drawers to fit inside?

DisenchantedPlusBump Sat 20-Sep-08 12:18:26

oops i meant this ...


RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:20:56

Yes I have seen those Disenchanted...I guess my problem is that we can get a really nice one at Ikea for £50 (the aneboda I first linked to in white) do we pay double just to have drawers I would like to get away with paying less if I can or the one without drawers will win on price. Does that make sense?

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:25:25

I like this Like the price, have a voucher for 1000 points so would be £10 cheaper...but hate the colour [grrrrr]

Umlellala Sat 20-Sep-08 12:26:26

these should fit? You could easily paint/change knobs.

Or try ebay for chest of drawers.
Can'tt believe how expensive they are!

piratecat Sat 20-Sep-08 12:28:16

there are loads of paints random, iat diy stores, you could customise it. you'd be able to do it with a foam roller, and it would be great?

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:29:01

hmmm will have a look when we are in Ikea...they will probably go in the Aneboda I linked. But for your reference too those drawers won't go in teh one you linked because of hte sliding drawers.

piratecat Sat 20-Sep-08 12:29:50

tbh you'd be better off with the ikea full length wardrobe, and then perhaps you could squeeze a little chest of drawers like umlellala sias in the room?

what were you going to put in the drawers?

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:30:57

I have had vvvv bad experiences trying to paint over melamine. Looks good for a couple of weeks until it starts getting scratched. They have that brown one in white too...but of course that is out of stock.

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:33:03

Undies...and maybe out of season clothes.

I want to put out arts and crafts crates in the base of the actual wardrobe which would make the drawers umlellala linked a bit trciky, but we could probably work around that with the shelf.

Umlellala Sat 20-Sep-08 12:35:16

hmm, could you build the wardrobe arounnd it? (havent fully investigated btw - am hoping for this ebay one...)

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:37:04

Yes bu then you can't open the drawers as you can never have both drawers open/.

TBH I think I prefer teh Aneboda anyway...and it should go in that too.

RandomIdiot Sat 20-Sep-08 12:37:36

*sorry both wardrobe doors open

Umlellala Sun 21-Sep-08 08:51:51

Ahhhh yes, you are right of course! blush

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