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Victorian chair makeover

make me pretty – a victorian chair made kid friendly

decorate an old chair

Plan: to refurbish some old chairs for the wedding. white chair with mustard upholstery!

Sure, if you're a deal hunter you can find some good furniture bargains out there, but I still think the best way to save money on furniture is to get your hands dirty and do it yourself. Your local thrift shop, estate sale, garage sale or family basement may be full of old pieces of furniture that are really solid and well built, with lots of good years still left, for nearly nothing. Here are 6 budget-friendly suggestions on how to transform them into pieces you will love.

Savvy Style: How to Save Money on Furniture by Doing it Yourself

Sequin Peacock Chair! (Really!)

Sequin Peacock Chair! (Really!)

Watch us transform a tattered Victorian parlor chair into a funky, fun Peacock Chair for our 9 year old daughter to use at her homework table!