I wrestled with dappled sunlight on this shoot. Oh well, it is what it is.
Fresh paint does wonders...
and, although the original finish on this piece was not that bad...
...we know as girls that makeovers are so much fun. And work. And sweat.
But not so many tears on this one; it really wasn't damaged.
My dad found this piece for me for $20 at a garage sale (GO DAD!)
We keep stressing THE DISCERNING EYE.
Well, this pick was obviously his hall of fame-r.
Here are the afters...
Some sanding, some Ben Moore in white chocolate, some distressing,
some wipe on polycrylic,
some new crystal knobs where there were none,
...makes for a total refreshing transformation
that any girl would love.
Wouldn't this be your *dream* dresser if you were a little girl?
Ok, big girls can get in on the fun, too.
You know you would put this in your bedroom
( or dining room or foyer or office for your typewriter that sits on display and no one uses...
do you have that? I have that.)
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