Tuesday, April 26, 2011

A Much Needed Makeover!
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Today, for White Wednesday, I thought I'd show you a table I picked up this week-end.

It looked nothing like what I'm about to show you.

It was stained, no paint.

The veneer on top was coming up in the middle, that couldn't be saved.

She had quite a few things against her but so many things right also!

I couldn't wait to get started.

First I sprayed her with primer, as I was doing that I said to myself, "You should be taking a picture!"....but I didn't!

So what you're going to see is the after!


Isn't she pretty!

After I got her primed and painted my #1 worked on the top portion of the table.

He tore the veneer off, sanded her down and put linseed oil on the top.

I love all the detailing on her!



She will reside in my living room...she's a keeper!

I'm joining up with Kathleen of Faded Charm for White Wednesday.

Thank you for stopping by!

Woops! I forgot to tell you the best part!...$24.00!

25 comments:

Rose Garden Romantic said...

So gorgeous!!!! Definitely a keeper!!
Michelle

sissie said...

I love your table! The top looks perfect and I love the base in white.

hugs
sissie

Suzann said...

She is so pretty!!
Great job!!!
Suzann ~xoxo~

LizlovesVintage said...

What a good team you guys make, I love the finished product. I'll send you over my projects. OK?
xxxx Liz

Cindy said...

Oh my God, she's beautiful... she looks like a million dollar table now!

Cindy

Pamela said...

Love your table and blog!
I'm a new follower!
Pamela :)

awal.ny said...

Beautiful table, I love the roses on the legs. I think paint brings out the best on furniture.

Susan said...

A keeper for sure! What a gorgeous table.
Happy WW!
- Susan

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

I sooo love little accent tables and yours is stunning!

Happy WW!

Big TX Hugs,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents

Faded Charm said...

I would have kept her too....she's beautiful:)

Where did that sun go?

xoxo
Kathleen

Sally Lee by the Sea said...

Gorgeous table - I love the detailing on the legs.

Happy White Wednesday to you from your newest follower.

http://SallyLeeByTheSea.com

FRENCH LAUNDRY said...

How pretty! Love that.

Hugs,
Judy

Custom Comforts said...

A keeper for sure! Just beautiful!!!
Cindy

Gail said...

Table is lovely and your workmanship is good

Sandi said...

What a show stopper gorgeous piece!! Love it!!
Blessings~

June said...

As I was reading this Debbie, I thought...I wonder how much she would sale that gorgeous table for and then kept reading. I am thrilled for you that you have decided to keep it, but a little sad for me, even though I have no idea how I would have gotten it. That is such a gorgeous table, and what you have done to make it that was is amazing. She will be such a beautfiul addition to your living room.
sending hugs....

A Cottage Muse said...

Whistle ~ Whistle!
She sure is a beauty!!

Moogie said...

I love your blog. I'm your newest follower.

Heaven's Walk said...

Wow! What a steal, Debbie! She is sooooo pretty! You and #1 did a fantastic job on breathing new life into her! Happy WW!

xoxo laurie

Cottage Touch said...

Pretty find and makeover..I am still making rounds for W.W.Thank you for sharing,beautiful blog and post.

Miss Gracie's House said...

That is such a beautiful table...but don'tcha just hate veneer?! Those roses are gorgeous, too!
have a great weekend,
Rene

Pink Roses and Teacups said...

Hi Debbie,

What a beautiful table!! It came out great!!

Debbie

Patti said...

Awesome table! Sure you don't want to sell it?

d e l i g h t said...

Hello, just found your blog and so glad I did! I love everything I see!
The white table is gorgeous. I invite you to visit my blog.
Linda

Amanda said...

Hi Debbie! I am a dealer at Camas Antiques and have just written a post that I would love for you to read because it features a couple of beautiful barkcloth pillows that I believe you created! Here is the link: http://onegirlinpink.blogspot.com/2011/05/more-treasures-and-mothers-day-gift-i.html
Thank you! Happy Mother's Day!
Amanda