Furniture Refinishing

Trash Turned Treasure

27 Sep
B Yellow Dresser 4

This cabinet was rescued from the dump located near my husbands family cottage quite a few summers ago by my husbands aunt and uncle, and since then had been stored in their barn. The cabinet was offered to me at the beginning of the

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Chalk Painted Decorative Table

03 Sep
B Green Table 7

I mentioned in my previous Tallboy Dresser post about how interesting CeCe Caldwell’s chalk & clay based paint was to work with. I have finished a few pieces of furniture using this paint and must say that I really, really like using it when

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Tallboy Dresser

12 Aug
B Dresser Before

Hi there! I was hoping to do another post much sooner…I just don’t know where my days are going, and the summer seems to be flying by!!

I am really exited with how this tallboy dresser, which I picked up at a local yard sale, turned out. As you can see in the before pictures, this guy was a little

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Dresser Transformation

02 Aug
Dresser Blog 03

Although rather drab, this dresser has great bones and is solid wood. To transform this dresser, I removed all of the original hardware, filled in the hardware holes, sanded the entire piece, and then primed it. The dresser also had a mirror attached to the back of it, which I took off before remembering to take the before photo, and which I will perhaps use for another project – but I much prefer the dresser without it. The dresser was then sprayed with

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