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Playing with Fusion paint.

I have a love hate relationship with certain pieces of furniture in my apartment.  One is the coffee table in the living room. It’s got a classic style, nice and big, with a shelf for storage. 278 more words

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Dining chair dilemma.

Since part of furniture refinishing is to find furniture to work on, I often stumble upon pieces that I love.  I buy them thinking I’d refinish and sell them.   176 more words

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Paris Grey dresser

Another dresser redo!  I love refinishing dressers.  Simple changes to a good quality dresser, like paint or new hardware, can add years to its use. This dresser had great character, but needed a fresh coat of paint and new knobs. 113 more words

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Small Bench Makeover

I recently bought a few items from a guy emptying out his grandmother’s house.  He had a lot of stuff and he told me ‘Feel free to take what you want!’  I negotiated a good price and took home 2 dining chairs, nesting tables, a side table and a small bench.   180 more words

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Snow White in Spring

During the 2 months on strike, as you may have noticed, I wasn’t able to blog much.  Thank goodness the strike is over!!   I’m loving the fact I can now work on furniture and not feel exhausted and stressed.   278 more words

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Nursery part 2: refinishing furniture or "oh god what have I gotten myself into"

So I knew I was spending money on paint and a rug and what not, and didn’t want to buy too much new furniture so I started looking around the house. 972 more words


Oh, My Aching Back!

No, seriously. My lower back has never hurt like this before. When did this shiz happen? I was just 29 last week….it seems….I felt.

I was bending over to work on the drawers of the buffet. 268 more words