"PARIS" chairs, what was once old is new again!

November 29th, 2009 in member junk     
treasureglitz treasureglitz, member
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Found vintage metal folding chairs at a garage sale and the woman told me her husband insisted on painting them.  I knew I would come up with an idea for them but didn't have the heart to repaint after all of that work.  I found this lovely Parisian themed paper and decoupaged the seat and back.  I trimmed them with bronze and gold paint and voila!  All the show participants loved the display and the chairs were the first items to go.  I'm so excited because this is my first post so any suggestions/comments are welcome.


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, furniture

Comments (12)

junqueartiste writes: Oui, Oui!!! I like it! Posted: 1:45 am on January 15th
junkermidge writes: Very, very cool!
Midge Posted: 10:23 am on December 1st
RustyDiva writes: Oh my goodness ~ another thing to mod podge!!!!!! I have a ton of folding metal chairs to play with. Thank you thank you thank you for this idea. Yours are awesome ~ love the pink and paris theme and the little bows add that special touch! Posted: 1:42 pm on November 30th
alicemom writes: Welcome and happy sale! They looked darling.
smiles, alice Posted: 10:24 am on November 30th
suewhitney writes: Wow....nice transformation!!! Unexpected and beautifully done. keep up the good work. Welcome to JUNKMARKET Style, I'll keep an eye open for more posts from you. Thanks for sharing and have fun here at JMS.

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 8:50 am on November 30th
NDJunkGirl writes: You sure gave some "plain" chairs some pazazz! Very fun! Andrea Posted: 9:22 pm on November 29th
treasureglitz writes: Thanks to all of you for your kind comments and encouragement, I really appreciate it! Posted: 9:19 pm on November 29th
DownHomeDIY writes: Welcome! What an amazing first post. These chairs are Très Magnifique! Can't wait to see more.
All my best,
MB
Posted: 9:01 pm on November 29th
oldnews writes: They are wonderful - no wonder they sold so quickly! Nice work!! Marie Posted: 8:12 pm on November 29th
bluebucket writes: Your display has the look and feel of Paris. Well done.
Yours in junking, doreen Posted: 8:00 pm on November 29th
itsnotjunk2me writes: Welcome! Your chairs look great, so glad they sold right away...who wouldn't want them?! My suggestion...keep on doing what you're doing- it's working! ~judi ;) Posted: 6:10 pm on November 29th
monakent writes: Oooo-la-LA!!! These chairs are GREAT!!! Welcome to the site...it is very addicting. Can't wait to see more. gailmarie Posted: 5:20 pm on November 29th
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