Sometimes You Just Can't Paint Wood, at Least All of It

When I stepped in to a resale shop located downtown that I had yet to visit, I turned and said to my kids, "Uh oh, I shouldn't have found this place." Furniture everywhere and priced well too, but this piece just caught my eye.
Just look at those details and the inlaid top with the geometric
Would you have done it? Would you have taken the plunge and painted? Come read the full story on my blog.
Would you have snatched this beauty from it's lonely place?
If you look past the wear, you can see what a gorgeous top this once was.
I really couldn't decide if I should paint or not, but my favorite color just kept popping up in my mind for the table. I've only used that color on special projects like this rocking chair because it's a "oops" paint and I don't know what it's called. I'm scheming to make more!

Top Hometalk Projects

14 Cool Ways To Upholster Chairs That You Can DIY
30 Fun Way To Brighten Up Your Backyard This Summer
21 Totally Terrific Things You Can Do With Doilies
15 Amazing Ways To Get Your Patio All Ready For Summer
31 Creative Garden Features Perfect For Summer
31 Amazing Furniture Flips You Have to See to Believe
30 Unusual & Helpful Gardening Tips You'll Want To Know
15 Things To Do With Scrap Material
23 DIY Wall Clocks That'll Transform Your Whole Room
15 Amazing Things You Can Make With Dollar Store Gems
18 Adorable Bird Feeders You'll Want To Make Right Now
31 Amazing Furniture Flips You Have to See to Believe
18 Adorable Container Garden Ideas To Copy This Spring
20 Easy Concrete Projects You Absolutely CAN Do!
23 Insanely Clever Ways To Eliminate Clutter
Larissa ~ Prodigal Pieces

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!


Have a question about this project?

1 question

Join the conversation

4 of 8 comments
Your comment...