A Forgotten Piano Bench Sings as a Coffee Table

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Debbie at Painted Therapy learned a valuable lesson the hard way: “never put wheels on tables; kids will always use them as trains.”  After the untimely derailment of her train coffee table, Debbie went searching in the garage for a replacement. She turned this hand-me-down piano bench into a (stationary) coffee table of beauty!

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Paper-topped End Table

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Candice from ReFab Diaries spotted this table on a morning run. (See? Running IS good for you!) She brought it home and turned it into a gorgeous end table for her living room.

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Milk Painted Midcentury Mod Side Tables

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After receiving these retro side tables as a gift from her mom, Bonnie at Revolutionaries got to work! She used some elbow grease and milk paint to transform the tables into a drool-worthy duo.

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Refinished Farmhouse Table

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This counter height farmhouse table was one of the first furniture purchases Kristy from The Diary of Dave’s Wife ever made. Over the years it’s been used and slightly abused. Since she still loved the table, Kristy decided to give it a new lease on life with a makeover.

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Updating a Kitchen Table

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At Classy Clutter, Mallory had the chance to help give a friend’s dining room a new look. The focal point of the room was this sturdy, solid wood mission-style table. Since the table was in great shape and had some fantastic details, Mallory suggested lightening it up a bit with paint.

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West Elm on a Dime

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Andrea at Decorating Cents was falling out of love with her red table. While browsing a West Elm catalog, she saw a set of nesting tables with a similar shape.  She says, “I knew with a little paint, I could come close to the West Elm version.” A few cans of black spray paint covered up {…Read More…}

DIY Tray Stand for Toolbox

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It was love when Mindi from My Love 2 Create spotted this old orange toolbox. With free plywood from a friend and some pieces she already had at home, Mindi built an absolutely gorgeous tray stand to feature her new beautified toolbox!

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Stumped? Try Gold

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Over at Thrifty & Chic, Alicia shares her love of tree stump furniture, saying, “It’s a great conversation piece. And they are cheap! The cheapest piece of furniture I own.”

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