Ain’t She Sweet

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I sat on this piece for a while because it needed a few things that I wasn’t sure how to address. As you can see in the upside down before picture, I removed the original appliques from the doors because they were missing too many pieces. I hated to do that because they were so [...]

Antique Beveled Mirror

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I acquired this antique beveled mirror at a barn sale. I was lucky enough to buy a trailer full of antique furniture, industrial items and many pieces that will require repurposing from the estate of a popular collector of unwanted items.  Many pieces I bought can be found on my Etsy page, including this beautiful [...]

Beachy Blue

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This piece was sitting down in the basement, doors detached, at a local estate sale.  It was piled high with stuff, so much stuff that you couldn’t easily see the condition it was in. We moved as much as we could to take a better look and determined the buffet only needed a few touchups.  [...]

Just Ducky

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I noticed that a neighbor had a bookshelf sitting in her garage for quite some time. On the evening before garbage pick-up, the bookshelf had been moved from the back of the garage to next to the garbage can.  Instead of waiting for it to be dragged to the curb and risk having someone else [...]