Thursday, February 25, 2016

Easy Rustic Country Sign

Today's post is about how I re-purposed an old window screen into a rustic country sign. This is a fun and easy project that can be customized for a variety of purposes. The screen I used for my project is large and measures approximately 55" high x 34" wide. But any size screen would work.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Cedar Chest

You just can't go wrong purchasing a cedar chest as it's a very versatile piece of furniture. Use it for extra seating, storage, or as a coffee table. I was happy to pick this one up as a project.

Monday, February 22, 2016

Vintage Chicago Side Table

The harp design on this side table drew me in as it gives a beautiful touch of style to the table. But it didn't look so good when I picked it up; in fact it was still in the process of being restored.

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Child's Vintage Rocking Chair

Child's vintage rocking chair painted in Antoinette Pink and Old White

The original finish on this child's rocking chair was so dark and dingy. I couldn't imagine it would brighten up a space for a child. So I decided to give the chair a makeover with a bright and cheerful design.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Antique Pressed Back Rocking Chair

There was no question that this rocking chair was a "project piece", but the previous owner did most of the work already, so I couldn't pass it by. It's an antique pressed back rocking chair, which were commonly manufactured between the 1870's and 1920's.