December 8, 2010

Some Kitchen Chairs and a Coffee Table

These belong to Penny, who wanted them painted and shabbied up a bit...
They had seen better days, and were in need of a makeover, so I got to work sanding down the tabletop.  Some of the deeper scratches I filled with builders fill (some little scratches and dings add character, big ones, not so much!)
After that I washed all the pieces, then got to work with my primer.
Three coats of top coat, a gorgeous warm french cream, a bit of a cardio workout hand-distressing all those spindles....and here we are!

Roses from my garden :)
Fingers crossed that Penny likes her Restyled Vintage table and chairs!

Showing this off at Cassie's Piece of Work Wednesday party
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 Furniture Feature Fridays
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xx Karen


10 comments:

  1. Just gorgeous Karen! I'm sure she'll love them. I love the colour you used - do you remember the brand/name by any chance?

    Hope you're having a great week!

    Christine x

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  2. Beautiful transformation Karen as are your roses. Ha ha I can just imagine the cardio workout. I totally agree it is one for sure!! :)

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  3. Penny will love them! If not, you can send them to my house!!!

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  4. Distressed cream is such a classic, they look lovely!

    XO
    Lenore

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  5. they looks so soft and pretty! those chairs went from being any old chair to something special. nice work!

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  6. I'm getting ready to restyle some chairs myself in the creamy white color. - love it!

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  7. i'm sure she will love them you did a great job

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  8. Your work is lovely! It's just the style that I love. I have bought quite a bit of old stuff that I want to paint white and distress myself- I just need to get it done. Recently I found two chairs exactly the same as the ones above on the side of the road being thrown out. I snapped them up very quickly. Just love them!

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