Blue No More: A Buffet Makeover

blue-buffet-entertainment-center

When Jenna of Rain on a Tin Roof first moved into her current home, she loved the pretty periwinkle blue of the buffet/entertainment center in their living room.  ”And it is still a really pretty color. But it does not work well with navy blue or gray or kelly green,” Jenna notes, the colors that she’s gravitated to in her current decor.

blue-buffet-entertainment-center

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Free Hepplewhites Make a New Homeowner Happy

Martha Leone Designs bedside table before

When a friend passed these two nightstands along to Martha, she was thrilled.  ”They came to me at just the right time….my
family has recently moved and these two pieces will make wonderful additions to our guest room AND the price was just right,” she confesses on her blog, Martha Leone Designs.

Martha Leone Designs bedside table before

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Wine Not? Turning a Wine Box Into a Serving Tray

My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia wine box before

Over at My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia, Kristin tells us, “I had some really nice wooden wine boxes that a local winery gave to me awhile back so I decided to transform one of them into a serving tray.”

My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia wine box before

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Keeping a Husband…and His Favorite Chair

One Day at a Time lawn chair before

“When I married my husband and we moved in to our forever home we merged our stuff. Now granted, not all my stuff was in great shape but nothing was as bad as his lawn chair,” says Debbie of One Day At a Time.  Since he refused to part with it, she decided to give the old chair a makeover.

One Day at a Time lawn chair before

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Peacock Blue Nightstand Makeover

Junque Chic blue side table before

At Junque Chic, Amy was thrilled to come across two matching nightstands at her local thrift shop.  They were just the way she likes them:  sturdy, but in need of a new look.

Junque Chic blue side table before

 

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Artsy Nightstand

The Weathered Door nightstand before

Reeves explains how she got a free nightstand at The Weathered Door: “ I got this nightstand when I bought a dresser… the owner threw it in and I was not going to pass that up.”  Since it was free, she felt brave enough to try something a little different from her other furniture makeovers.

The Weathered Door nightstand before

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Bar Cart Becomes an End Table

Becoming Fabulous bar cart before

Tranae, who blogs at Becoming Fabulous, tells us, “Over the last two years a rusty old bar cart has been sitting on my patio.  It belonged to my grandmother so throwing it away wasn’t an option.  Instead I decided to give it a little TLC and bring it back into the house.”

Becoming Fabulous bar cart before

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Lamps from Wallpaper Printing Rollers

Restoration Redoux lamps before

Add Restoration Redoux, Shanna has been working on a really unique project.  She explains, “I got these strange rollers with lamp bases attached at a yard sale for a dollar a piece. Turns out they were originally from a wallpaper company in Sweden from the 60′s. They were dipped in ink and then printed the pattern on the wallpaper.”

Restoration Redoux lamps before

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