Suitcase + Legs = Table

The Weathered Door table before

Over at The Weathered Door, Reeves tells us, “I had some different pieces lying around that I loved, but had no practical purpose.”  In her garage, there was a fun-but-broken mid-century mod side table and a vintage suitcase.  One day inspiration struck, and Reeves realized the two could be one.

The Weathered Door table before

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Nightstand Makeover with Wallpaper

The Penny Wise Mommy nightstand before

Cassie blogs at The Penny-Wise Mommy.  She came across this nightstand in the clearance pile at a thrift shop.  ”The top was severely damaged but the piece itself was high quality so I decided I couldn’t go wrong if I brought it home,” she says.

The Penny Wise Mommy nightstand before

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Turquoise Carved Side Table

Restoration Redoux side table before

The side table in this makeover was a true rescue.  Shanna explains why at Restoration Redoux, “A girlfriend of mine was throwing out this table and when I went to pick it up I knew why. It was scratched, filthy and weighed about a thousand pounds!”

Restoration Redoux side table before

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Hollywood Glam End Table Makeover

Reposhture end table before

“These little tables were rescued on the way home from piano lessons and then sat in my basement for about a year while I tried to figure
out how to re-do them. I almost threw them out until I decided that glam was the way to go!” explains Kim of Reposhture Studio.

Reposhture end table before

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Hexagon Table Makeover

Craft Fabulous hexagon tables before

Tamara of Craft Fabulous has had these two hexagon shaped side tables sitting in her garage all winter.  ”The weather here in Kentucky has finally warmed up enough for me to get some furniture painting done,” she explains happily.

Craft Fabulous hexagon tables before

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Vintage Metal Cart Makeover

Posed Perfection cart before

Over at Posed Perfection, Nici found this rust-covered metal cart at a garage sale.  It looks like the type of thing that my elementary school teacher would have used to roll the film projector into the classroom.  Remember those days?

Posed Perfection cart before

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Vintage Yardstick Table

Vintage Mellie yardstick table before

At Shabby Love, Melissa says, “I’m pretty much obsessed with yardsticks and have been collecting and hoarding them for over a year to start using them on projects.”  So when a friend passed along this cute little table, Melissa knew exactly what she was going to do to it.

Vintage Mellie yardstick table before

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Accent Table Makeover

Thrifter in Disguise table before

Lately it seems like we’ve enjoyed seeing quite a few makeovers here at Roadkill Rescue that started with Craigslist.  This one from Kristen at A Thrifter in Disguise came from a CL ad in the free section that read, “Save this table from going into the dumpster.”

Thrifter in Disguise table before

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