Monday, September 19, 2011

An Antique Desk and Bentwood Chair

Some recent acquisitions include this antique desk (this one is my dad's pick... he found it and brought it over for me) and a bentwood chair (my find).  The two are a match made in heaven. 

The desk features seven dovetail jointed drawers.  One of the drawers was in pieces, but with super human Gorilla Glue and some weights, the piece was appropriately fixed.  With only the cost of refurbishing, these two items were primed, painted with latex, distressed, and then waxed. 

Together in blissland!

I don't often care to store chairs, but the unique curved frame of this one caught my eye.  I knew she was a keeper.

The marriage of the two was so surreal it could have been prearranged.

A perfect fit!

Linking up this week with:

Coastal Charm's Nifty Thrifty Tuesday
PRIMP'S Primp My Home Wednesday


Jenny said...

This looks so great -- I love it!

Faded Plains said...

They look so great did a wonderful job painting them.

Raindrops and Daisies said...

You did a fantastic job with it.


It looks great.

x Fiona

Anita said...

I love it! They do look perfect together!

Katie said...

Love the desk and chair together, and the details on the desk are very pretty!

Barb and Dell said...

They look like a perfect pair!

Robin said...

It's like they were made for each other. Love it.

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