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Refinished Harp Back Chairs

Refinished Harp Back Chairs

I haven’t had much time to post much┬álately, as I’ve been super busy. In additional to SEVERAL of my own projects, I’ve also been doing custom refinishing projects. I just completed a set of 4 chairs and am getting ready to start 2 side tables […]

Mid Century Modern Chest of Drawers

Mid Century Modern Chest of Drawers

I’ve been hard at work in my garage, refinishing several vintage and antique pieces. Currently, I’m working on an antique buffet from the early 1900’s (click here to see the “before” pic), an antique sleigh bed (from the late 1800’s), a mid century chair and […]

Antique Table & Chairs Redo

Antique Table & Chairs Redo

Are you ready for another makeover project? Today’s completed project is an antique table and chairs. This set was beat up and practically left for dead. It’s certainly seen better days. I guess that’s to be expected though since it was made in the early […]

Glamorous Chest of Drawers

Glamorous Chest of Drawers

If you read my┬árepurposed dresser post, I’m sure you noticed that I don’t hide from color. I embrace it. I love introducing bold colors into my home – especially with furniture. They’re statement pieces that double as conversation starters. I just finished another glamorous furniture […]

Blinged Out Bookcase Redo

Blinged Out Bookcase Redo

As I mentioned in my repurposed dresser post, I’m turning the front room of my home, into a casual gathering place for family and friends. I’ve been stalking craigslist, yard sales, antique stores and even my local Facebook groups. You never know when a great […]

DIY Repurposed Dresser

DIY Repurposed Dresser

I recently purchased an old, outdated, inexpensive dresser with the intent of turning it into a bold buffet for the front room in my house. It’s a room that (I suppose) was meant to be a formal dining room but I didn’t want to use […]