Vintage Sideboard Restored

Design It Girl dresser before

When DesignItGirl Nicole spotted this sideboard on the roadside, she was on her way to work.  ”I didn’t have time to stop and lug that huge piece of vintage into my truck,” she laments.  ”I prayed she would be waiting for me and the (bad) garbage man didn’t take her. Sure enough there she was waiting for me on my way home from work.”

Design It Girl dresser before

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Vintage Cabinet Update

Favorite Things cabinet before

The vintage cabinet came to Nicki at Favorite Things by way of her friend’s basement.  Even though the cabinet was in in really, really bad shape, Nicki was smitten.  She took it home, and began the long process of fixing it up.

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Distressed Black Buffet

Charlene from Finally Doing What I Love got this great buffet from a friend for free. She had been wanting one of these for years and was glad to take it – peeling veneer and all! Charlene stripped off the veneer and sanded until the wood was nice and smooth before painting and distressing. Since {…Read More…}

Painted Sideboard

When Amy from A Nest For All Seasons saw this old sideboard sitting curbside, she knew she had to have it. However, the sideboard’s placement on the front street of her little town made this is one occasion when she was actually embarrassed to snatch something from the side of the street. Amy took the {…Read More…}