When Debbie from Confessions of a Plate Addict found an interesting architectural piece at Goodwill for $1.91 a couple years ago, she snatched it up right away. She didn’t love the bright color combo but quickly fixed that with a coat of grey chalk paint. Since then the piece has been used to hold objects like book stacks and shells, but Debbie still didn’t feel the grey was jiving with her décor. She was inspired by a decorative pedestal from Ballard and knew a distressed white finish was just what her thrifty find needed. It’s amazing the big difference a simple coat of paint can make!
Debbie was inspired by the Medici Capital from Ballard Designs.
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