old side table

January 20th, 2009 in member junk     
shamrockerin shamrockerin, member
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this little side table with yellow/orange chippy paint was in the trash because it was falling apart. I took it home and put it back together. I haven't decided yet what i want to do with it, so its sitting in my little 'creativity studio'.

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Comments (10)

simplyshabby writes: I also have this little table. It is so versitale and has been every where in our home. It has been at the end of our hallway. It is currently in our entry way next to a chair holding a small old silver tray for keys. Mine is a robins egg blue color. I love the paint on your. So chippy and perfect. Posted: 9:53 pm on January 21st
italianpeasant writes: hi, great color, i would leave it as is :) you know my motto: "if it's not moving, paint it white", but if it has great patina & old color i do leave it as is LOL Posted: 12:11 pm on January 21st
shamrockerin writes: Sue, I LOVE your idea for turning it upside down and hanging a mirror from it! Its a nice little table, but its kinda small and short so it looked kinda weird among my normal-sized furniture, but that's a great new use for it! Posted: 9:29 am on January 21st
purple412 writes: These little tables were always popular! I heard them called half-moon tables before, really. I had one I picked up at a yard sale many years ago for $5. I kept it for quite awhile until I got into business and started selling most of what I find, hee, hee! I painted it white, distressed it and sold it fairly quickly. Back to yours, I also, like it just as it is, chipping paint and all! Posted: 9:58 pm on January 20th
JunkArchitect writes: It’s a nice little table, I like it just the way it is…great paint. Posted: 4:36 pm on January 20th
JudyJunkster writes: Hey, I've also got a very similar table -- maybe we're all up to triplets now...I'll post a picture of mine. Posted: 4:30 pm on January 20th
georgiamoon writes: Well, I think we have a winner here. Sue I read the idea and went ..."What???" Then went back and looked again...and Voila I could see that too. Shamrockerin, I'd LOVE to see you do this...can ya, will ya??? Huh, huh, huh? Geo Posted: 2:06 pm on January 20th
KingChase writes: My sister in law has the triplet to this table and it is painted black and sits in her foyer with a floral arrangement on it. I always liked it. Posted: 1:10 pm on January 20th
suewhitney writes: My brain immediately turned this upside down to look at its possibilities from that angle. Could you remove the front leg. hang a mirror from the back leg support, and mount it to the wall? A little hard to tell from the photo, but looks like a possibility.

Take care,
Sue Posted: 1:03 pm on January 20th
Tuttibelle writes: Its twin sister is sitting in my dinning room right now. Its painted white. I cannot decide what to do either but its too good to toss! Posted: 12:18 pm on January 20th
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