Before & After – Silver Chest of Drawers

Hello everyone, Spring is finally bringing some warm-ish days, so I’ve been able to spend a few hours in my uninsulated and unheated garage to play with furniture. This time I decided to work on something very large I’ve had stored for years! I love this chest of drawers. It is so simple and yet […]

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Orange Buffet – A Second Makeover

In case you haven’t noticed, I just took a long break from working and blogging. It started around Christmas with a one-week trip to St. Louis, followed by three weeks back home with my mom and nephew visiting from Brazil. It was time to celebrate, eat good food, be out and about and enjoy family […]

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Old Dresser Makeover – Mint for a Little Girl

This is an example of a very simple project that makes a great difference in a room decoration. My client wanted to add some life to her little daughter bedroom. There was nothing wrong with this beautiful chest of drawers. It belonged to her husband when he was a kid, and it was in pristine […]

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Mid Century Modern Makeover – Navy and Gold

Tired of navy blue yet? I can’t get enough of it so apologies, but here goes another one. This stunning piece was for sale at a thrift shop in a neighbor town. I can’t resist  MCMs, and this dresser was no exception. It was one of the pieces I refinished for the same shop that was selling my […]

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A Gray Dresser for a Nursery

Ligia’s baby boy is on his way to this world, and this beautiful piece will be his future dresser and changing table. Color: Valspar tabby gray catPulls: Valspar sculpture clay

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