Mum makes incredible play kitchen out of cardboard boxes

You won't believe how this DIY miniature kitchen turned out

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When little Audrey wanted a play kitchen – her mum was determined to make one for her. But she couldn’t have expected her DIY project to turn out this good.

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Rodessa Villanueva Reyes, from the Philippines, shared before and after pictures of her amazing kitchen on Facebook.

It features a sink, cupboards, oven, microwave and fridge. The kitchen even has a worktop and till area where Audrey, 1, can sell her baked goods to customers.

So how did Rodessa do it? Well, we’ve had a look at the work in progress pictures and got a rough idea.

First, she gathered cardboard boxes from her local supermarket.

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Then using a permanent marker, she marked out the cupboards, oven and fridge and used a Stanley knife to make openings for the doors.

Next she used vinyl stickers in mint green and white to cover the boxes, and make a wipe-clean surface.

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She printed out a sign that reads: “Audrey’s Cafe & Restaurant” and attached it with split pins. (You can tape the back of these to make them more secure.)

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She finished the kitchen with Audrey’s kitchen toys.

The knobs on the oven range are made from jar caps.

The sink is made from a baking tin and the tap is made from an empty hand soap bottle.

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Photos: Facebook / Rodessa Villanueva Reyes

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