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a peek at Sophia's new nursery

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Sophia's new nursery is still in the works but I wanted to show you a couple of thrifted furniture pieces I bought and made pretty!

Remember the bookshelf I showed you on last weeks thrifty thursday?

and this yucky dresser I got at goodwill for $15 + 20% with my military discount! ;)
not photographed are the drawers

AFTER
paint used was Candy Apple from Krylon
paint used was Empire Yellow from Behr





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21 comments :

  1. WOW!! What a great job you did transforming those pieces into something unique and beautiful! I always think about going down to the thrift store to do things like this, but never get around to it! I must make a point to just GO!

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  2. Such awesome DIY work! Seriously I wouldn't have thought that looking at those pieces!

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  3. Gorgeous stuff! I love the little red book shelves :) xx

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  4. Love the red & yellow and all the fab vintage finds. I suddenly feel the urge to buy & redo some old furniture. :) You're definitely talented at it. Enjoy your day! xo Angela

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  5. You, my dear, are amazing. You inspire me to get back to doing home decor projects!

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  6. So beautiful and darling!! xo Heather

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  7. I love I love I love!! What did you use to paint the yellow dresser?
    www.mamacase.com

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  8. Thanks everyone for the sweet comments!!
    @Kacie I used Empire Island by Behr

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  9. the colours are absolutely stunning! you have such an amazing eye for great pieces. and good for your local thrifts for supporting military families. an all round great post, sandra. =)

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  10. Oh my gosh you are too good! I am in love!

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  11. It looks awesome!!! Really good work - so nice and bright and cheery!

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  12. whoa, you got some talent there girl! they turned out beautiful. i especially love the candy apple red color on that bookshelf.

    newest follower from the almost friday blog hop!

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  13. wow they look completely different, you did such a good job! I'm a new follower from the blog hop, cant wait to read more :) x
    www.staceykane1988.blogspot.co.uk

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  14. New Follower! I found you on the blog hop.. I love your blog! When you have time stop over at kjaggers.com and if you like what you see.. follow back! Happy New Year! K Jaggers

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  15. You have done such a great job on these - she has an amazing mama!

    Now following :) Would be great to follow each other.

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    xx

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  16. I have never walked into a goodwill store. I donate there, but never shopped. I love this crafty idea! Thanks so much for posting.

    Following you from now on!

    Deandra
    www.chaos-commotion-emotion.blogspot.com

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  17. I really like what you did with the room! Simply lovely.

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