Two Tone Saddle Stool Makeover

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At her blog, Counting Willows, Michelle had four of these red saddle stools. “They were everywhere for a while, and for good reason,” she points out. “They are inexpensive, don’t take up much space and you can put them just about anywhere.”

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A Pair of Louis Chairs Made New

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When Dena from Hearts and Sharts told her realtor than a basement workshop was a must for her–since she loves refinishing furniture–her realtor was quick to offer her some of the furniture languishing in her own basement. So….this project is courtesy Dena’s real estate agent, who passed along these Louis chairs.

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Ultra Feminine Chair Redo

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Don’t you love it when the decorating fairies smile upon you? That’s what Emily from Our House, Now a Home thought happened when she spotted this chair on the side of the road. She was actually driving out to shop for a desk chair in just these proportions!

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From Boring to Blue-tiful Patio Chair Update

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Over at The Blue Eyed Dove, Erin decided that it was time to ditch the faded patio set in her backyard. She spotted a pretty pair of turquoise chairs at Target that she loved….until she saw the $110 price tag. That was when Erin realized that she could have the chairs she wanted at a fraction of the price if she simply refinished the ones she already had!

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What’s More Glam Than Pink and Houndstooth?

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Over at Rain on a Tin Roof, Jenna tells us, “This was my first ever roadside find. It just took me a long time to get around to fixing it!” Well, when you see how this chair makeover turned out, I think you’ll agree it was worth the wait.

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Sitting Pretty on a Milk Crate

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Over at Finding Home, Laura has had this vintage galvanized milk crate sitting in her garage for a long time.  She recently decided that it could be better used as a seat or stool in her kitchen.

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Vintage Vanity Chair Refabbed

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Over at The Salvaged Boutique, Kathy tells us, “Last year I was dressed in a suit, heels on, make up done, good hair day. And then I drove by a neighbor’s house and saw farm tools, antiques AND furniture…curbside for garbage day!”

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Miraculous Rescue Creates a Mid Century Modern Set

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When Susan of SAF Affect saw these beautiful Mid Century Modern chairs, she was willing to plunk down cash to get them.  She paid $300 for a set of four, and felt like that was a steal.  So imagine Susan’s surprise when, just days later, she spotted two more chairs of the exact same design sitting on a curb waiting for the garbage truck.

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