Prepping a Dixie Dresser

Painted furniture is very “in” right now.  Ever buy something you think is a steal only to find out later that it’s really not?  That’s what happened with this dresser I got from a second-hand store.  Prep work is a pain but a very important step.

Here’s what you should know…

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Mahogany dresser painted black

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Thrift Store Makeovers (and other surprises)

I can’t believe how nice these turned out!  I love a good bargain and thrift store shopping provides plenty of that. Maybe I need to re-name my blog to Thrifty Fifty’s…hmmm. Continue reading “Thrift Store Makeovers (and other surprises)”

Summer Growth

It’s not only my illegal rebel garden that has been growing!   Continue reading “Summer Growth”