9 Expensive-Looking Flips for Your Old Furniture

Who knew appliques made everything so gorgeous?

By Hometalk Highlights

Before: A boring and broken TV armoire

This drab armoire had no personality and was starting to fall apart.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before A boring and broken TV armoire

After: A fabulously french closet

With some appliques and light paint, this became the biggest piece of furniture in the room.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After A fabulously french closet

Before: A plain, white, and cheap headboard

This looked like it was bought for $5 and needed some TLC.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before A plain white and cheap headboard

After: A stunning and intricate headboard

The pink paint adds some color and those appliques make it look much more pricey.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After A stunning and intricate headboard

Before: Delicate nightstands that look dated

They’re still beautiful, but these nightstands could use a new look.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before Delicate nightstands that look dated

After: Elegant vintage nightstands

The appliques totally complement the distressed paint.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After Elegant vintage nightstands

Before: A scratched and dingy dresser

This dresser clearly got some good use and was desperate for a new look.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before A scratched and dingy dresser

After: A classy and elegant dresser

With some appliques, new handles and a stain, this dresser was completely transformed.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After A classy and elegant dresser

Before: An unimpressive staircase

Even with the printed runner, this staircase just didn’t grab the eye with its cut stringers.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before An unimpressive staircase

After: An alluring and fancy staircase

With a small paint job and some cheap appliques, this staircase was completely transformed.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After An alluring and fancy staircase

Before: A classic and average buffet

There was nothing wrong with this buffet, but there was no wow factor.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before A classic and average buffet

After: A gorgeous vintage buffet

Those appliques transformed this buffet into a stunning piece for your dining room.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After A gorgeous vintage buffet

Before: A dark and antique bed set

Even though these pieces are stunning as is, there’s always a way to improve them.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before A dark and antique bed set

After: A color infused breathtaking bed set

Those appliques are the icing on the cake for this stunning bed set.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After A color infused breathtaking bed set

Before: An unhinged entertainment center

Between stickers and the scratched wood, this center was not looking good.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before An unhinged entertainment center

After: A chic center that cleans up the room

This entertainment center deserves to be the spotlight of the room.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After A chic center that cleans up the room

Before: A peeling record player cabinet

The wood and contact paper were coming off, and this piece needed a makeover. Fast.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, Before A peeling record player cabinet

After: An eye-catching beverage center

We can’t get over how stunning this looks now, especially with those applique handles.

s 9 expensive looking furniture flips using cheap appliques, painted furniture, After An eye catching beverage center