From Doomed Dresser to Side Table

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Jessica is sharing a fast and dirty side table project at Live Randomly Simple. While scoping out a soon-to-be-demolished house, she found an antique dresser with beautiful drawers that were “dingy, dirty, scratched and long forgotten about.” The drawers escaped the wrecking ball and came home with her.

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Think Pink! Accent Table

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Today all of our rescues are PINK, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. (Click here to see this morning’s pink cup cozies.) This sweet little table rescued by Jen at All Things New is perfectly pretty after it’s pink makeover.

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Delightful Tiered Table Makeover

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“It isn’t often that I can actually pick up a piece of furniture on  the side of the road.  My car is just too darn small!” says Denise.  She was pretty excited when she spotted this little two-tiered table on the way home form work one day, because it fit in her car.  She took {…Read More…}

Tree Stump Table

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Julie of Redhead Can Decorate has no shortage of stumps in her wooded yard. Inspired by one of the photos in her West Elm catalog, she decided to turn one of her elm stumps into furniture.

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A Rescued Rolling Cart with a West Elm Inspired Makeover

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“A few months ago I found a metal rolling cart in a garbage pile at work,” tells Kathy at The Salvaged Boutique. Delighted with the possibilities of her find, she took it home for a makeover.

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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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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?

Laura Kelly Designs table in dumpster

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Seeing Beyond the Ugly Paint Job to What Could Be

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Over at The Salvaged Boutique, Kathy explains that she was visiting a cousin when she discovered this table sitting on the curb a few houses down.  She was delighted to find that it was in great condition and made of solid wood.

The Salvaged Boutique table before

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