Susan Sheffield
Susan Sheffield
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  • Gadsden, AL

From Hot Mess to Red Hot


Rust, rust, & more rust. That's what I said about this 1960's solid metal cabinet. But I knew it had so much potential and I was in the market for a kitchen island. I have always love the retro style not to mention an opportunity to bring life back to a great piece. I found this cabinet at a local thrift store for $4.99, that's right, $4.99. Had to buy it. My supply cost was around $30.00 and approx. 40 hours work was put it, but was well worth it. What do you think?
from hot mess to red hot, painted furniture
Funky, dirty, & rusty before.
from hot mess to red hot, painted furniture
Before the entire bottom was covered in rust.
from hot mess to red hot, painted furniture
from hot mess to red hot, painted furniture
Finished retro island in bright red.
from hot mess to red hot, painted furniture

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