I got a killer deal on this solid wood armoire off of Craigslist. I actually had to write the lady back and make sure it wasn’t a typo. “Just to be sure before I drive half an hour to and from picking up this sucker, it is $15? Right?” “Yes. It’s missing the doors.” “I’ll take it!” YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE: Thrifty Theatrics of the Puppet Sort A Funky Lamp Transformation and Tutorial Funky Harlequin Side Table I got some MDF cut to size for the doors. I had picked up some … [Read more...] about Armoire, with a twist!
I found this awesome, nine-drawer, solid oak dresser for FREE on Craigslist. The lady said she was giving it away because it had been sitting outside and the top was all weathered, and it was missing most of the pulls. Neither of those things bothered me in the least because: A) the top being weathered made it easy-peasy to sand down to bare wood, which I wanted to do in order to stain the top and B) I was going to replace the pulls anyhoo! :) Yep. That’s one weathered top alright. … [Read more...] about Two-toned Freebie Dresser
I have wanted to do a sideboard pretty much since I started redoing furniture, a desire made all the more palpable after seeing this gorgeous sideboard that my good friend Cassie from Primitive and Proper did many moons ago. (This has to be one of my all-time fave furniture makeovers of all time.) I came across this slightly-neglected-but-never-the-less-gorgeous French buffet at Goodwill and it became an immediate must have. I LOVE the bowed drawer fronts! (I had to do a little reconstructive … [Read more...] about Sultry Gray Sideboard
I made an adorable little back pillow for the Turquoise Chair last night. LOVE it!! Definitely puts the exclamation point on the project, don't you think? This one's ready to go... I'm going over to Cara's house this morning so we can work on a dining room table and chairs and the pair of arm chairs I picked up at the GW on Saturday. The creative juices are a-flowin'! Can't wait to get stuff done to show you all! SEE ALSO: A Comfy Cast-off OR A Turquoise Transformation Happy … [Read more...] about Final Touch on the Turquoise Chair!