Coral and Brass Painted Dresser

Coral and Brass Painted Dresser

Susan from Saw Nail and Paint was shopping online when she came across an eye-catching coral dresser with brass hardware. It then continued to “stalk” her by popping up in advertisements for weeks. Susan took it as a sign and decided the coral beauty would become the inspiration for her next furniture piece. She snagged […Read More]

Industrial Locker Dresser Makeover

Pottery Barn Kids Knock Off Industrial Dresser

Gilly from Colour Saturated Life says she usually likes to do her own thing when it comes to refabbing furniture pieces. However, in this case, an industrial style dresser from Pottery Barn Kids caught her eye, and Gilly couldn’t resist a knock off! Gilly started off with a dresser-mirror combo that honestly looked like it […Read More]

French Farmhouse Dining Table Makeover

Painted Furniture Weathered Gray Dining Table Makeover

Jen from Noting Grace had been swooning over dining table sets from Ballard Designs and Restoration Hardware. However, a new table was simply not in the budget. Jen instead gave her current dining room table a makeover more befitting her new home for only $20 using leftover paint. Yep, $20! Jen shares her painting technique […Read More]

Black Dresser with Graduated Distressing

Painted Furniture Pottery Barn inspired painted black dresser

Kathy of Petticoat Junction found this dresser for only $65 at her favorite junk shop. Of course, it didn’t boast that beautiful distressed black finish when Kathy found it! Kathy was inspired by Pottery Barn to try a graduated distressing technique that starts with heavy distressing on the bottom of the dresser and gradually lightens […Read More]

Black Painted Cabinet Makeover

Painted Furniture Pottery Barn Inspired Black Wardrobe

Cynthia from Clockwork Interiors certainly couldn’t pass up buying a wardrobe her friend was selling. It had “great bones” and was solid wood. Cynthia was planning to paint it white until Pottery Barn inspired her with a black cabinet with a very similar design. Cynthia shares exactly how she gave her secondhand cabinet the Pottery […Read More]

Distressed Black Dresser Makeover

pottery barn inspired distressed dresser

Jeanette from Country Design Style purchased a dresser from the thrift store for only $20. While the bones were good, the veneer was in bad shape – bad in a good way though Jeanette says. It was the perfect piece for Jeanette to practice a distressed painting technique inspired by Pottery Barn. Jeanette simply painted […Read More]

DIY Concrete Top Dining Table

concrete dining table

Aimee of The Crazy Craft Lady had a very sad and mismatched dining set that either needed to be replaced or have a serious facelift. She had been coveting concrete-topped dining tables but certainly wasn’t paying $1,399.00 for just a table. Aimee says, “I have seen some very clever and crafty bloggers who have used […Read More]

Aged Teal Media Cabinet

aged teal cabinet

Carrie of 27 Knockoffs recently made her blogging debut with this beautiful aged teal media console that she built following plans from Ana White. Carrie modified the plans to fit her space by eliminating the drawers and then used her own technique of layering stain and paint to achieve the distressed finish. She walks you […Read More]