My parents have so many random tables and things that are antiques sitting around...I can't wait to get my hands on them and refinish them like this one!!
$25 Writer’s Desk - Centsational Girl
I think I want to do this to our kitchen table. refinish table
How to Refinish Furniture in a Shabby Chic French Style | eHow
How to Refinish Furniture in a Two-Tone Style
So many neat ideas on this blog! Including a great china hutch redo.
Anne Sloane Chalk Paint (for drawers) Followed by hand sanding and a coat of dark wax. Top dark walnut stain and dark wax (after sanding). [I'm thinking dining room furniture redo]
My Passion For Decor: The Big Back Breaker Project!
30 day spring cleaning challenge. I wonder if this would work the month before we move... And then just speed clean week of. day of cleaning, cleaning lists, cleaning challenges, 30 day spring cleaning, cleaning schedules, clean challeng, organization challenge, cleaning supplies, spring cleaning challenge
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At last -- a simple, inexpensive storage system that works.
DIY for $25! Mark this one down as a summer project!
"Farmhouse Table" Used gel varnish remover to strip off most of the varnish. Barn wood look came from varnish not being fully removed; whatever is left behind will appear lighter when a dark stain is applied. Heavily sand areas that you prefer to look darker. barnwood stain, coffee tables, kitchen tables, furniture redo, bedroom furniture, farmhouse, weathered wood, end tables, barn wood
How to weather furniture
I like the look of this- Corner of bedroom...such a good idea. easy transition through childs stages of life ( from coloring to homework to make/up & hair to studying to computer) .. then nice for a guest room/office after kids are done with it!) Or corner office in basement office spaces, kid bedrooms, corner desk, corner office, kid rooms, desks, nook, study areas, desk areas
Turn a kid's bedroom corner into a desk area.
this isn't my *favorite* 'look' ... but this living room is SO similar to ours in the size, couch color/style, and fireplace & layout... I *had* to pin it, because they make it 'work'. The only difference is that for some reason, our fireplace is off-center, to the left, so it's visually tucked behind the couch. annoying, and the asymetry bugs me so much, I don't know what to do with it!! mirror, wall colors, window, color schemes, basement, family rooms, cozy living rooms, cozy rooms, live room
Mirrors on wall would be perfect for windowless wall! Should use in basement!
I thnk this is do-able with strips of plywood (probably 1/2") cut to desired width and glued and nailed to wall. Separate strips with nail spacers. Add simple crown and corner moldings and also high baseboards to add that vintage cottage feel. painted wood, wall colors, cottag, guest bedrooms, plank walls, bedroom colors, hous, guest rooms, wood wall