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More projects 10/6/14

By |December 17th, 2014|

This big old beauty had a lot of character but the large drawers seemed out of place.

Antique Buffet – Before
I don’t think the drawers were original to the piece, so I replaced them with doors which seemed more appropriate for a buffet. After some repairs and reinforcement it was time to paint. I started with […]

Recent Projects 05/09/2014

By |May 9th, 2014|

Check out recent creations with reclaimed lumber and before and after pictures of upcycled furniture.

 

 

Upcycled and Repurposed ’50’s Furniture

By |July 5th, 2013|

For this project I started with a group of 1950’s pieces that I have collected over time. The chairs are stamped and dated Bentwood Furniture 1950 and, I was told, the handmade tables are also from the 50’s. I thought this group of orphan furniture could become a family.

After painting and […]

Upcycled Treasure Hunting Finds – 10/24/2012

By |October 24th, 2012|

It has been a grey week…the weather and my paint color choice.
I found this wonderful pair of chairs at a yard sale this summer. They were not only in excellent condition but they have great lines and beautiful detailing.

The color and fabric, however, had to go. After a coat of […]