Rescuing a Pottery Barn Piece from the Gutter

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“I do my best shopping while I’m jogging through my neighborhood, apparently,” laughs Holly of McCall Manor.  “This beauty was sitting in the gutter.”  And guess what?  It was a Pottery Barn Kids farmhouse table.

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Solid Wood Side Table Makeover

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Nicole from Designitgirl was delighted to find this solid wood side table.  The original finish was looking a bit dated, but it had such good bones that she knew with a little TLC it could have a new life.

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Mission Style Coffee Table Gets Painted

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At Nicer Than New, Joan found this mission style coffee table in the free section of Craigslist.  It was a typical light oak.

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Rusty Metal Tea Carts Get a Second Chance

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Dena from Hearts & Sharts was delighted to discover two metal tea carts in her great grandmother’s house.  Both were rusted beyond belief, but still sturdy, so she decided to rescue them.

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Tea-Towel Inspired Table Makeover

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April from House By Hoff has had this little wooden side table for a while.  When she was given a bundle of tea towels, recently, their pretty stripes and bright colors inspired her to recreate their style in a makeover for the little table.

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That’s a Wrap! Outdoor Table Makeover

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At Burlap & Blue, Linda had a small outdoor table that was badly in need of a makeover.  You know the type–sturdy iron framework bent into curlique shapes, with a glass table top?  Well, picture all of that without the glass, because the tabletop was missing.

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Direct from the Dumpster: Accent Table Makeover

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Here at Roadkill Rescue, we’re used to hearing about plenty of items that were saved from the trash.  We don’t often get to see them in the trash.  How fun is it that Laura from Laura Kelly Designs has pictures of this rescue in the dumpster before she dived for it?

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Fun-Size Furniture Refabbed

Elizabeth Joan Designs children's table and chairs

When Emily from Elizabeth Joan Designs spotted this darling child size Queen Anne style table and chairs at a friend’s garage sale, she was smitten.  But since she already had a child size table for her own kids, she couldn’t justify the $20 price tag.  Imagine her delight when later that evening she discovered her friend hadn’t sold the set and it was waiting for curbside trash pickup!

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