Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Finds of the Week #21 and #22

I have been so busy with my job and Mes Amis that I have not posted about my finds for the last 2 weeks.  I have been junking  and find treasures and here they are:

Giant U-maybe for Yum in the kitchen?

T for Tennenbaum of course! 

Pair of folding chairs

Lovely Mirror

Secretary Desk 

Vintage Suitcases

Pair of French Provincial End Tables

Silver Pitcher

Old Books in Blue

Old Sliver

Vintage Coach bag-perfect for my computer

Old Typewriter-going to my Husband's office maybe

French Chair 

Gorgeous Mirror

Pair of French Chairs-they are going to be upholstered in grain sack fabric from DecorSteals.com 

Another mirror-I might have a slight mirror problem!????

Small Desk 

I can't wait to get my paint on! 
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Monday, September 29, 2014

Rolling Cart-from Drab to Fab!

A few weeks back I found this really damaged dresser and rolling cart at the Flea Market   They had potential and good bones, but needed some major help.  Here is the rolling cart before:
 After cleaning this cart/cabinet I did a quick sand and then mixed up some chalk paint in Linen.  The wood was so dry that it soaked up the paint like a sponge!  After a few coats of paint I distresses the cart and sealed it with Dark wax/hemp oil.  I love that the cabinet/cart had wheels and can be pushed around so easily and it has a pull out shelf. 

Gorgeous hardware

Love copper mugs-I have been really into Moscow Mules lately! 

Love dried roses! 

The pull out shelf

Cocktail anyone? 

This cart/cabinet has so many uses! 

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Sunday, September 28, 2014

Fall Touches Around My House

 As I was changing up my mantle the other day, I also felt the need to add some touches of Fall to the living room.  
 I wanted to keep a simple, clean and cheerful look so I added orange all around.