Friday, March 25, 2011

Fabulous Furniture Makeovers

Looking around today at my home and wondering if a couple pieces of furniture couldn't use a little facelift. I love natural wood tones but after seeing some of these beautiful transformations, I'm inspired.  What do you think?  Click the link to see the full details at each site of these talented ladies.

A Place for Us - I love the before and couldn't imagine it looking any prettier but take a look. The new yellow color is perfectly sunny in her gorgeous dining room. 

Sideboard Before - I love this wood tone however...
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Sideboard After - visit her blog to see why this looks so much better with her dining room table.

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For All Things Creative - this is a beauty!  Nnekah does an incredible job at making a boring chair look like a diva!  She has a very detailed and helpful tutorial too! Beautiful fabric and nail head trim.

Desk Rescue at Funky Mom Cards...junky to so FUNky!

Before - 40 years of paint and dirt
After - perfect for her friend's daughter!


Olde Windmill Farm - beautiful trunk restoration! Amazing work!

Before - flat, cold and plain



After - beautiful!  I love the natural warm tone.
Inside wants me to organize treasures!

The Polka Dot Umbrella - pretty sofa save!
Purple Monster

Bohemian Chic!

Scratched and worn to distressed blue beauty!

So Stinking Cute - Really! This DIY Headboard is So Stinking Cute!

Bare Before

Stunning after ~ BIG statement and so lovely!

Ugly lonely chair before...

Sophisticated Chevron after...

Hopeless Chest blog - Thrifty Trunk Transformation 
20 trunk before...
is a charming coffee table now...

Deborah Jean's Dandelion House - Bench Gone Wild! A plain bench gets sassy!

Sharon at Home - awesome DIY headboard from this...

A genius idea + DIY = beautiful results. AWESOME!

Now if these don't inspire you to grab a can of paint this weekend and change something, I don't know what will!

Enjoy the weekend!

16 comments:

Jennifer said...

Ooooo....this gives me an idea for an old trunk I have upstairs!! :) Gives new thoughts to what most would consider throw-away things!

laxsupermom said...

Wow! Terrific makeovers! Thanks for featuring all these inspiring projects.

Leasa said...

I love all of these features and thank you for featuring my desk transformation. I'm getting ready to go check out the others.

AGohl said...

I love that yellow dresser against that amazing wall!!! I want one of those walls in my bedroom!!!!!

Deborah Jean said...

I love all of these transformations I have a wooden trunk much like the first one you featured that could use a little elbow grease! Thanks for featuring me today! I'm off to visit the others!

Happy DIY ing!
Deborah Jean

Suzanne said...

Wow is right! Can't believe all the good stuff! Thanks for featuring me and making me look good :)

C@TheGiacobbeDiaries said...

Oh my, so many inspirational pieces! Especially the last one! I love that headboard!

Rachel said...

Wow, you have featured some great makeovers! I'm loving your blog. :)

Thanks so much for featuring my trunk! Rachel @ The Olde Farmhouse

destiny said...

Thanks so much for featuring my yellow sideboard along with all these other amazing transformations!!!! I can't wait to check them out!
xoxo
Destiny

alison said...

those are some great transformations...thanks for sharing!

blessings,

alison
stuff and nonsense

Chandini Avvaru said...

I love the desk and chair makeover!

Michelle @Shellsshabbyshack said...

Awesome transformations. I'm really impressed with the yellow buffet against the gray patterned wallpaper. We have gray walls in our dining room and I think a pop of yellow would look really good after seeing this post!

Have a great weekend! :) Michelle

Aris Whittier said...

All of these are amazing, but that red sofa is incredible! I would love to get some outdoor cushions and put that on my porch. I’m always looking for something wicker…but an old sofa like that might be much easier to find.

Terri Weston said...

WOW!! What a difference! Amazing. Wish I was that creative and able to DIY myself.

NYCLQ said...

LOVE that wonderful chevron chair makeover!

:D Lynda

The Adventures of Ordy and Joon said...

these are all so amazing!

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