The Beginner's Guide to Painting Furniture
If you've ever wondered how to paint your old wooden furniture, well then today's post is for you! Welcome to my beginner's guide to painting furniture. I'm a huge fan of doing big things on a small budget. I think you can create something awesome and not have to spend a fortune to do so. It just requires creativity and the willingness to get your hands dirty. Painting old thrift store furniture is one of the ways I do that. Here's my favorite find ever, my bedroom dresser. I scored it…
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How To Paint Laminate Furniture in 3 Easy Steps!
When we moved into our house a few years back, we had two hot pink couches and a mattress on the floor. That's about the time I began finding old thrift store furniture and painting it...and out of necessity, a hobby was born. Now three years later, I've painted and repurposed tons of furniture, and my entire house is furnished with my finds. This aqua blue dresser is one of my favorites. Enjoy! Last week some friends were moving and they gave me a bunch of furniture from their basement. It…
China Cabinet Redo with Chalk Paint
We took a dated garage sale china cabinet and transformed it into a bright and beautiful piece with chalk paint. Check out the post to see how.
Painted (Refurbished) China Hutch
In 2011 I started following several DIY blogs completely enthralled by the ideas they posted. All the old, worn out furniture that they transformed into beautiful furniture to decorate their homes "frugally" were amazing. I read blog after blog and spent countless hours on pinterest. What kept me from trying my own transformation was my Type A, OCD personality that didn't want to do something that wouldn't be "perfect". Refurbished China Hutch - After This china hutch was my first…