|Not bad for $42!|
|All this newspaper lined the drawers. Yes, it says 1978. Kind of cool! There was also an old manila folder addressed to someone in Masnfield, Ohio, from the University of Dayton. Note the Mansfield newspaper. This guy's travelled!|
|This was after about two seconds of sanding. They originally looked like water ring stains, then I realized they were stickers stuck to the top! Boo. They were a pain to sand down.|
|Sanding drawers. Fun times.|
|Getting blacker! I think this was only the first coat of paint!|
|Talk about WORK to sand down. Note to self: when I have a real house and lots of furniture that I want to makeover, just invest and buy a belt sander. It'll make your life easier. Though I did get some good arm work outs in!|
|Two coats of paint (paint, sand, paint) and polyacrylic coating (paint, sand, paint) this sucker is usable! You have no idea how excited I was to be able to put clothes away!|
The photos don't really explain the whole process, but you can get the jist of the work at least. She's pretty now. Room photos to come, it's lookin' good!