Monday, April 25, 2011

Table Gets ReStyled

I bought these two tables for $12.50 each I really liked the style and I could see the potential. So I threw them in my Honda Accord and drove away. Isn't it amazing what you can fit in a car when you become completely possessed by a piece of furniture? I'm willing to bet some of you have had the passing thought to leave your child behind in order to get the dresser in the car :) just kidding!  I used Sherwin Williams Still Water for the base coat and then I used Minwax Dark Walnut stain over the blue and I stripped the top back to it's natural wood and stained, poly and then waxed the entire table and there you have it.




I love the look of the wood and having some of it painted and just a titch of distressing.
Until the next time
Vicky
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11 comments:

  1. What a transformation! Love how you mix the natural wood with paint, turned out GREAT!

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  2. love it. do you need to sand out the original color of the table before you apply primer? why need primer? is it just a while coating? I don't have much experience in painting, so you may think my question is silly or stupid. hehe...

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  3. A great save and it looks so nice.

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  4. I love the after! I also like the wood top and painted bottom...

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  5. These are really cute! I love that you re-stained the top. Great finds! And thank you for the well wishes :). I am feeling better today. Thank you!!!

    Emily

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  6. Love the table transformation...beautiful! Thanks for stopping by my blog! You made my day! XOXO

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  7. That turned out awesome!! I love your enthusiasm too! You sound like me!

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  8. Hi Vickie, Yes, I have thought about leaving my kids behind to get a great find in my car, ha, ha! Yours turned out great. Thanks so much for stopping by and following me. I'm following you back!
    Marianne :)

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  9. I love what you've done with the table. Your color choice was perfect!

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  10. Oh I love that...:) Very beautiful!

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