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    barn-door slider. This would be sorta awesome at the entry to our playroom, especially as the kids get older and we just need a little "get away" space or I use it for a sewing area.

    DIY Barn Door on a Track. Comes with plans! It turned out adorable. Check it out! Tutorial here: www.babyrabies.co...

    DIY sliding barn wood door I am doing this, I just have to find the wood for the door or the door!!!!

    Repurposed sliding wood barn door used for bathroom. Amazing!

    Repurposed antique sewing machine Visit Sleepy Poet Antique Mall to Find everything you need to re-create this look!

    Antique sewing machine table legs repurposed into new non-sewing table

    WOW I really wish I would've found this last year before we replaced our counters SO CHEAP and I LOVE the results.

    How to recycle furniture = DIY awesome dresser makeover. I have seen many dressers like this in this college town.

    How to refinish furniture without stripping - This is the best step-by-step guide I've found yet. #DIY #home #antique_furniture

    Great tips for anyone who is interested in buying used furniture to paint and resell for profit. {Canary Street Crafts}

    Two Tone Re-Painted Nightstand in DIY Chalk Paint. Click for tips and tricks and to see the 'before' #nightstand #refinishedfurniture #paintinedfurniture www.twoityourself...

    Create large, lovely planters by spray painting cheap plastic garbage cans. | 33 Ways Spray Paint Can Make Your Stuff Look More Expensive

    Home-made cork board made with collected corks and old frame and used some nice big wine glasses to have corks spilling out of them, love it! It's art and a functional cork board at the same time :)

    These easy upcycling projects will make sure your corks dont go to waste!

    Step by step to make a perfect bow for your summer door wreath! #bHomeApp

    These were two very plain and scratched up hutches...NOW LOOK AT 'EM! Posted by emacleoud at 3:25 PM Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to Facebook Labels: furniture before and after 30 comments: Takin' time to smell the flowers! said... Great job! Very cute♥ October 12, 2011 4:01 PM Christina at I Gotta Create! said... Emily you do an awesome job with transforming furniture! I took a look around and I'm your newest follower! October 12, 2011 4:08 PM Renewed Upon a Dream said... Oh these look so nice! I'm a suc