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Upcoming Project: 1990's TV Armoire

If you've spent anytime in thrift stores, you know that TV armoires are a dime a dozen. Once upon a time they were very popular for housing bulky televisions. With the advent of the slimmer flat screen TVs the trend now leans towards wall mounted options.

Well I'm an old fashioned type of girl, and I don't care for the wall mounted TVs. I like the option of closing the doors and tucking the TV out of sight. This armoire is actually one that my husband I purchased in the early 1990's. 

In addition to housing the TV, we used the storage areas to house video cassettes and later DVDs. But now I use it to store most of my painting supplies.

Color Scheme Inspiration: I want to refresh the decor in my living room without investing a lot of money. So I've been kicking around the idea of painting the armoire. I liked the color scheme of the candle pillars that I recently painted, so I suggested the color scheme to my husband, and he (surprisingly) agreed to it.

The colors …

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