My first...

May 30th, 2010 in member junk     
carenleetx carenleetx, member
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My first project..an awesome French Provincial dresser with all drawers,hardware and mirror saved from a flea market on the Mexico border.   
Photo: finished product

My first project..French Provincial dresser. Sanded all surfaces and then applied a light coat of white and distressed with Ralph Lauren tobacco glaze. Added a new backing due to some water damage. Painted the metal hardware in a oiled bronze.  Looking forward to my next adventure!


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, cottage, furniture, country, white, living room, bedroom, entry, traditional, office, paint

Comments (12)

PinkPeach writes: Awesome! I love it! Posted: 7:23 pm on June 12th
rachelrivniker writes: well done. it is lovely. you are a talent Posted: 8:46 am on June 8th
Prior writes: Great job! Lezlee Posted: 11:12 pm on June 4th
CottonKandy writes: Looks good i never pass up dressers or chest like this one. We paint them and sell them fast! Yours looks great Posted: 5:39 pm on June 3rd
shabbychick writes: Wow! Your first project...pretty darned amazing, and can't wait to see what else you create! Very nice paint job.

Kathy Posted: 11:05 am on June 2nd
carenleetx writes: Thanks ladies! I didn't really want to start on something so big, but I got everything for $20...couldn't resist! Posted: 10:24 am on June 2nd
RustyDiva writes: Turned out beautiful! Posted: 1:39 pm on June 1st
MakinItHappen writes: Very nice work! Beautiful result. Posted: 10:18 am on May 31st
RedheadedWahine writes: Great outcome for a first try! Posted: 3:31 am on May 31st
alicemom writes: You did such a wonderful job. It looks outstanding. Good on you!
smiles, alice Posted: 10:39 pm on May 30th
grabe writes: did an amazing job!! your a natural. cant wait to see what you do next!! Posted: 9:54 pm on May 30th
SHABBYPATTY writes: Its beautiful! I love the coloring on it. Nice piece. Posted: 8:21 pm on May 30th
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