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Before and After: White Midcentury Dresser

Excited to share one of our newest listings with you.  This dresser, originally made by the Hooker furniture company, had a great retro look.  These pieces usually stand out in the vintage stores and really would look amazing without any refinishing at all.  Here’s the before photo of this piece. See?  This piece was cool.… Continue reading Before and After: White Midcentury Dresser

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Our Etsy Shop

Here’s a quick look at our Etsy shop!  Visit us today and check out our available vintage pieces or our custom carpentry items. We have been so busy adding new items to our shop – here is a quick look at some of our newest listings.  Our midcentury blue chest of drawers is amazing!  It’s… Continue reading Our Etsy Shop

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See What’s Available

Check out our shop to see our available pieces.  We currently have some great pieces ready with more coming soon! Our white desk / vanity table is adorable and would look great in any bedroom or office space.  This piece, refinished in a beautiful white chalk paint and slightly distressed, is also adorned with unique… Continue reading See What’s Available

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Favorite Finds for Friday

Excited to share this week’s favorites with all of you.  You’ll see here a wide variety of pieces but a bit more coral than I usually include.  These coral pieces just popped out at me!  Enjoy this list and don’t forget to shop our available pieces! Coral Hollywood Regency Mirror – This mirror is so… Continue reading Favorite Finds for Friday

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Refinishing Mid Century

I never knew, as I started out refinishing furniture, that this topic could be considered controversial. I of course realize that everyone has different tastes, styles, likes and dislikes when it comes to décor, but I had no idea just how heated people could get when it came to mid century pieces.  I love the… Continue reading Refinishing Mid Century

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Thrift Store Scores

I have a favorite shop I routinely visit each week to find new pieces and inspiration.  This shop is only open a few days each week and never open in the evenings.  I try and visit at least once or twice before the weekend and then on Saturday send my husband in for final approval… Continue reading Thrift Store Scores

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Friday Favorites

Happy Friday and Happy (almost) Halloween!  This week I am highlighting china cabinets.  I am putting the finishing touches on one in our shop and wanted to highlight similar pieces that have caught my eye recently.  I love the options with these cabinets. Although when first constructed, these pieces were meant to take a prominent… Continue reading Friday Favorites

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Five Friday Furniture Favorites

This week has been so busy I almost let it slip by without posting my favorite furniture pieces.  I somehow managed to choose my five for this week and can’t wait to share them with you!  This week I’ve been drawn to many vintage pieces with an all wood exterior.  I tend to gravitate towards… Continue reading Five Friday Furniture Favorites

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Five Friday Furniture Favorites

It’s the second week of our Friday Favorite post and I’m excited to share this week’s finds!  This week I am still focusing on dressers and buffets, however I promise to add a little more variety in upcoming weeks.  These pieces, all found on Etsy, really caught my eye this week for many different reasons.… Continue reading Five Friday Furniture Favorites

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Just Finished! Our MCM Side / Media Table!

Here’s a quick look at our newest piece in our shop! Isn’t it cute!?!  We love this piece and think it would shine as an accent table in any room.  The inside cabinet offers wiring access, which would also make this the perfect table for a stereo or vintage turn table.  The original cane on… Continue reading Just Finished! Our MCM Side / Media Table!