A Dresser Makeover Inspired by the Rocky Mountains

Lake Girl Paints old dresser

When Deb’s friend brought a dresser to her to be refinished, the dresser had been recently dug out of a basement.  Her friend wanted it refinished for her home in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains.  At Lake Girl Paints, Deb shares the makeover.

Lake Girl Paints old dresser

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Hand Me Down Dresser Gets a Two Tone Makeover

Creatively Living simple dresser

When Katie of Creatively Living moved into a new home, her mother in law gifted her with several older dressers.  One day, Katie realized that one of those dressers would fit perfectly in her entryway, providing a good storage spot for gloves, hats, etc.  It just needed some sprucing up to be worthy of being the first thing people saw when they opened the door.

Creatively Living simple dresser

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Trashed Dresser Turned to Treasure

Through the Dutch Door dresser before

Misty blogs at Through the Dutch Door.  She had an old dresser that needed a redo, and she also wanted to try chalk paint for the first time.  So this dresser became the perfect experiment!

Through the Dutch Door dresser before

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Updating a Childhood Dresser for the Next Generation

Just a Girl and Her Blog dresser before

Abby from Just A Girl and Her Blog admits that she took this dresser with her when she moved away from home, and never gave it back.  It’s currently housed in her sons’ bedroom, which is undergoing a makeover.  Abby decided to give the dresser a new look, too.

Just a Girl and Her Blog dresser before

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This Rescue Sails Under the Union Jack

Refunk My Junk union jack dresser before

Over at Refunk My Junk, Hayden tells us, “This dresser was sitting out on trash day at my neighbors house.  I yelled for my hubby and he helped me tote it over to be refinished–with a color twist.”

Refunk My Junk union jack dresser before

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Dresser Rescue with a Fun Take on Stripes

Denise Designed ikea dresser before

Denise has been working on giving her closet a complete overhaul, and needed a dresser to contain some of the clothing.  When her neighbor decided to put this dresser out for the trash, Denise eagerly picked it up and took it home for a makeover, and blogged about it at Denise Designed.

Denise Designed ikea dresser before

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Castaway Dresser Gets Ombre-fied

Restoration Redoux ombre dresser after

Over at Restoration Redoux, Shanna’s friend gave her a few pieces of furniture that the didn’t want anymore, including this dresser.  ”This was the first piece I’ve completed that didn’t have any hardware, so since the fronts were so plain to begin with, I decided to focus on the color,” Shanna explains.

Restoration Redoux ombre dresser before

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Trashed Dresser Rescued and Refreshed

Homemade by Carmona dresser before

Ursula blogs at Home Made By Carmona.  A thoughtful friend (and fellow DIYer) spotted this dresser on the side of the road and picked it up for Ursula.

Homemade by Carmona dresser before

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