Monday, November 4, 2013
The Story of A Dresser
Once upon a time we had this:
Hideous. And I'm talking about the dresser...pretend the couch isn't also hideous. Gah. I can't even look at this photo any longer. This was taken the week we moved into our house.
Let's fast forward to about 8 months later, when the great transformation occurred:
Getting better. We moved the dresser to a different wall, added a random assortment of frames, and whatever else was on hand.
Then we took it a step further:
Sam took out all the drawers, and built shelves in their place.
With Kona's supervision of course. And that orange chair, it's another project I hope to start soon.
Then I took the sander to the parts that we wanted to paint.
The bits of rock/concrete in the photo below were helping the new shelves adhere to the wood glue that we used. And please excuse the adult beverages ;)
In the end, we picked up two baskets from Marshall's and ended up with this: