Curbed Chair Gets Revived with Chevron

Goodwill and Grace parsons chair

Kristin blogs at Goodwill and Grace.  She found this upholstered parsons chair on the side of the road last summer.  A recent snow day this year was the perfect opportunity to give the chair a new look.

Goodwill and Grace parsons chair

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Rusted Bench Gets a Second Chance

Suburble rusty bench

“Once upon a time, this was a beautiful bench,” says Tara at Suburble.  ”I was pretty thrilled to have found it in a sale at a local decor store. I packed it up, brought it home…and let Mother Nature wreak havoc on it for years.”  She was almost ready to put this baby in the scrap bin, but an opportunity to test some new paint changed her mind.

Suburble rusty bench

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What’s Black and White and Read All Over?

The Salvaged Boutique decoupaged chair after

When Kathy from The Salvaged Boutique spotted this chair sitting curbside on trash pickup day, she had no idea of the adventure that was ahead.  She simply took it home, and decided that the black scrap of fabric she had would make a new seat if she just painted the wood parts of the chair white.

The Salvaged Boutique decoupaged chair after

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Play Table Transformed with Chalkboard Paint

Club Chica Circle play table before

Over at her blog, Club Chica Circle, Pauline wanted to spruce up the old children’s table she owned before she had pint-sized guests for the holidays.

Club Chica Circle play table before

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Tossed Table Becomes a Stylish Bistro Set

Art is Beauty table before

One cold day when Karin and her husband were out on a walk, they spotted this old table sticking out of a dumpster at their neighbor’s house.  With permission from their neighbor, they fished the table out and took it home.  Karin–who blogs at Art is Beauty–knew that with a lot of TLC and a couple of chairs, it could become a trendy bistro table!

Art is Beauty table before

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Grandma’s Kitchen Stool Refabbed

Red Tin Inn kitchen stool before

Doesn’t everyone’s grandma have a stool in her kitchen just like this one?  ”This  actually was my grandmother’s stool,” says Sheryl at Red Tin Inn.  ”My parents had stored it in a building, that they kept the pool chemicals in, and major rust had set in.”

Red Tin Inn kitchen stool before

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Schoolhouse Chair Update

A Thrifter In Disguise schoolhouse chairs before

Kristen, A Thrifter In Disguise, has had these cute little schoolhouse chairs sitting in her garage ever since she found them by a dumpster over a year ago.  There were 12 of these chairs, and when her next door neighbor brought by a garbage bag full of upholstery fabric samples, Kristen decided to start experimenting.

A Thrifter In Disguise schoolhouse chairs before

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A Bright New Hue for an Old Chair

24 Cottonwood Lane chair before

Jenna from 24 Cottonwood Lane inherited this vanity and chair from a friend when that friend re-did her little girls room last year.  ”Was I embarrassed to take furniture from a five year old?” Jenna asks playfully.  ”Heck, no.  That’s a stylish five year old!”

24 Cottonwood Lane chair before

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