I love re-upholstering antique chairs. As much as I love keeping the original essence of each piece, often it is in need of repair or updating. I bought this antique needlepoint cushion chair for $9.99 at Value Village. The seat was falling out in the bottom a little bit. You can see the indent in … Continue reading Upholstering Another Antique Chair! 🙂
I got this table and I thought it would be a side table in the living room. Instead we thought it would match better as a bedside table for Robert. It was nice but there was no drawer or anything like that so it wasn't the best option. But it was better than what we … Continue reading “New” Nightstand and Where I Put The Old One
So..... I bought more furniture. 2 side tables, 4 chairs, and a headboard and footboard to be exact. How does it all fit in the house you ask? Well, I sell some and move others. But! In my defense...
My handmade $30 Jessica Rabbit Costume. Start to finish. And Roger Rabbit too!
The conclusion to all the rearranging and furniture Tetris in my living room. Before and after.
Could I stop at 3 couches and a chaise in the living room and a huge chair in the bedroom? Nope. The next day we go to Goodwill to search for a stool (Stool reupholstery blog post here). And I found a few things. A stool, batting to reupholster the stool, a wedding dress. AND, we … Continue reading Living Room Tetris – Part 2
I love sitting with my feet up so I wanted an ottoman or footstool for my new chair. And then my second new chair (post coming soon). I couldn't find any I liked and I thought I would have to search for a while to find what I wanted. Turns out I found the footstool … Continue reading Reupholstering a $4 Footstool