Friday, February 4, 2011

night stand

a year ago, i bought a 'dingy with beautiful possibilities' night stand at the GW.
where else can you find bargains like this for four dollars and ninetyfive cents minus a percentage off?
anyone else love the GW?!
 the door refused to close which Hubs fixed,

she was banged up but she sure had lovely bones with equally lovely hardware.
she is gorgeous in her new color!
- Gentle Rain by Behr at Home Depot - 
and look at this hardware,  
sprayed with this...
amazing difference!

i finished the top with sheet music.
fitting words! :) 
- before -


to the no-reply comment question on how the CHIFFONIER was finished.
it was sanded, cleaned, primed (kilz is a GOOD primer!) and painted with Gentle Rain by Behr.
after it was dry, an electric sander and hand sanding was used to rough it up and finished with 
Minwax Paste Finishing Wax. 



Barbara Jean said...

love it!! paint can make such a difference!

barbara jean

Marie said...

Amazing! Now that's a transformation worth talking about. Happy weekend!

Joyce - Quilted Nest said...

oh my - another gorgeous and successful makeover!

Deb said...

So gorgeous...I just love it! Great makeover!

MommaHen said...

really cute!

Cindy said...

Your little night stand is just darling! I love it and the sheet music is just so perfect.
Don't ya love GW!? I sure do.
Hugs, Cindy

Cindy said...

i was linked to your blog...i love your before and have found some really beautiful furniture....i am your newest follower....

hugs, cindy

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