How to get an ironwood dresser in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Where do you find it, and what do you need to make it?

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You want to have your room look its best while you live on your island in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. An ideal room reflects your personality, and the game has a variety of different furniture pieces available for you to choose from when making your choice. Something you can add to your game is called the ironwood dresser.

For those looking to unlock something for their room may need first to build an ironwood dresser. Acquiring these types of DIY recipe pieces is difficult, though. You won’t always be able to find them by speaking to villagers or find one on sale in Nook’s Cranny. Instead, you need to rely on the luck of locating it in a message in a bottle.

Messages in a bottle come to your home once a day. You can find them washed up on your beach after the new day starts. When you open it, they come with a message inside of them and a random DIY recipe. Finding the ironwood dresser inside of the bottle is one of the best, easiest ways to locate it. When do you find it, it will require seven wood and four iron nuggets to craft.

For those solely looking to acquire one to build another piece of furniture, you can always reach out to a friend to have them make one for you, and then you can use it to make the item you’re truly seeking.

There are numerous of other tasks to finish in Animal Crossing, such as gathering up all of the bugs, fish, and fossils found throughout the islands, or learning how to make hybrid versions of all the flowers. There’s always something to keep you busy.