Tag Archives: Painted Furniture

To Paint or Not to Paint…That seems to be the question

To paint or not to paint…. …that seems to be a question these days. At least once a week, and often times more frequently I will see a blogger that I follow post Before and After pictures of old furniture … Continue reading

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ReUse-apalooza Designer Challenge- Part 3- We are Done!!

Well, our ReUse-apalooza #DesignerChallenge2016 entry is finally completed and has been turned into the auction.  Unfortunately I don’t have a nice “staged” picture to share as we ran out of time finishing the project and getting it delivered in time.  … Continue reading

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ReUse-apolooza- Designer Challenge 2016 Part 2

Tom has been working hard on our entry for this year’s ReUse-apolooza #DesignerChallenge. As with many projects, we started with an inspiration design, based on a project we found on Pinterest.  Our project will also be a Wine Bar/Buffet, though … Continue reading

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Puttin on the Ritz

Tom and I are once again participating in a #30DayFlip challenge in Facebook.  This month’s theme is painted furniture. For our project we started with a flip top accent table that had a petal shaped top which we picked up … Continue reading

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A Shout Out to Everything But The House

We’ve got another great furniture flip completed.  This time, it is a farm-style coffee table. The table itself had humble beginnings as a simple honey oak color table that probably came from a moderate price furniture store in the 1970s. … Continue reading

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My husband says he should have never bought these chairs, but he did

So Tom says that today’s post should be titled “I should have never bought these chairs, but I did!” Several weeks ago, while driving home from an appointment, Tom came across a garage sale and was excited to pick up … Continue reading

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A First Date with Milk Paint

I recently went on my first date with milk paint and now I can’t wait for another! My date started with this solid oak farmhouse style table which we picked up off the side of the road (I still have … Continue reading

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Road Side Save- #30DayFlip

Once again, while driving to work on trash morning, I spotted a large armoire set out for the trash.  As before, I quickly got on the phone, gave Tom a call, and sent him out with the truck to pick … Continue reading

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From Dark and Dated to Wow

They’re finally done!!!  It only took me three weeks to complete (but I did only work on them for a few hours at a time a few days a week) but I’ve “flipped” my formal dining room chairs, taking them … Continue reading

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From Bedside Table to Wine Cabinet in One Weekend!

On a recent junking adventure we purchased this oak cabinet for $4!! It looked like something you might purchase at Target or other discount store, but it was sturdy and other than a missing knob, it was in good shape.  … Continue reading

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