There’s nothing we love more than seeing a piece of furniture with good bones but a misguided, eyeball-burning paint or upholstery job get a second chance at life through refinishing. In the past month, we’ve enjoyed a variety DIYs from the blogosphere, like these fun and (mostly) easy projects. Seen any great furniture face-lifts lately? Post about them in the comments!
With so many folks living on a budget tighter than a red-carpet gown, knock-offs are all the rage. This cute—but not cutesy— Urban Outfitters Inspired Nightstand from Craft Habit is a minty fresh kick.
Miss Mustard Seed, aka the Maven of Milk Paint, strikes again with this china cabinet makeover. It may not have made the cut for her upcoming book, but we think the mix of pale blue and ivory exterior and toasty-warm red interior is seriously stunning.
Sweet Pickins knows ’tis better to spruce up than scrap—hence these clever Repurposed Headboards.