Harry Potter Trunk

Disclaimer: Before Harry Potter became a taboo issue in the book community due to JKR’s transphobic comments, I had already separated her from the franchise. She is a horrible, horrible human being who deserves nothing from us, and I strongly encourage my fellow Potterheads to only buy HP merch/movies/books secondhand.

This trunk was my second “Revamp” project from the FB marketplace, and it’s easily one of my favorites. Harry Potter has always held a special place in my heart, and now I have a great piece to honor my love for it.

I made this after I had already separated JKR from Harry Potter itself, and everything HP was bought secondhand. On the right is a before//after comparison of the trunk I bought vs. the trunk I created.

The top of the trunk is covered in The Sorcerer’s Stone, and the entire outside was spray painted purple. Initially, I didn’t plan for this to be an HP trunk, but when I found a few copies of the first book on my shelves, I knew it was meant to be.

On the insides, I covered the tacky blue material with “wood” fabric, along with a plethora of different HP stickers I ordered from a third-party seller on Amazon.

Overall, this project was around $30, and 100% worth the effort.

harry potter trunk



spray paint

Harry Potter and the Sorceror’s Stone

mod podge

HP stickers

“wood” fabric

fabric glue

Published by Danielle (Skillings) AllBee

I'm an English Writing and Psychology major at the University of Colorado - Denver and write for Keeping Up With A Skillings, AllBee There for You, and Dani Darko Crafts.

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