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Refinished Vintage End Tables

Refinished Vintage End Tables

A couple weeks ago, I picked up a set of vintage end tables. Structurally, they were terrific. The finish, however, had seen better days. They were all scratched up and had a few water rings. This is pretty normal given their age, but that doesn’t […]

Restored Mid Century Dresser

Restored Mid Century Dresser

Last week, I posted about a mid century dresser that I purchased (and dubbed, “The Mid Century Mess”). The dresser had been so badly abused. It broke my heart to see her in the condition she was in. So much so, that I drove an […]

Mid Century Mess

Mid Century Mess

I promised my husband (and myself), that I wouldn’t purchase any more furniture until I refinish the pieces I already have. Yeah… that lasted like 3 days. I happened upon this mid century mess and had to rescue it. Just look at this sad and […]

Antique Dresser (Coming Soon)

Antique Dresser (Coming Soon)

This weather is really slowing me down. It’s raining so much that it feels more like Portland than Canton, Ga. Under normal circumstances, the rain wouldn’t have too much of an effect as I tend to work in my garage. That’s not possible at the […]

Mid Century Buffet

Mid Century Buffet

Let me start out by saying that this Mid Century buffet has been sold and picked up. It sold faster than I could even get it posted in the shop. I can’t take credit for it though. This stunning piece was refinished for me, by […]

Mid Century Hollywood Regency Chest of Drawers

Mid Century Hollywood Regency Chest of Drawers

It’s been a while since I’ve had any updates to share but if you’re a fan of I’m So Trashy on Facebook, you may has seen a sneak peek of this piece. I’ve been working on several projects but being a perfectionist, it takes me […]