The Tale Of Two Short Tables

January 26th, 2013 in member junk     
ReCreations ReCreations, member
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They literally were too short! Would have been the perfect height for a footstool. The tables were in fair condition and did not deserve to be kicked to the curb as trash...otherwise I loved the look and shape. A great find! So began the transformation. I separated the top with the pedestal from the base. I managed to find some wood parts left over from another project. Joining all the pieces together created the height I wanted to achieve. A brass base from a lamp was also added to the bottom of the pedestal. I often use parts from old lamps or metal hard wear from pant belts for my projects. I find it adds an interesting feature and also creates a bit of glamour. Re staining and wax helped to blend the wood tones.

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Comments (2)

MakinItHappen writes: Unbelievable! It looks like it's always been that way. And that lamp base is perfect with it! Posted: 5:39 am on January 28th
gadgetsponge writes: Like it was meant to be from the start! Your projects always ooze craftsmanship and class. Posted: 5:39 am on January 27th
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