Monday, April 10, 2017

The Dining Table of My Dreams....another chalk paint makeover

i go in for surgery (this time the left thumb joint replacement) tomorrow at 6am, so I thought I would get a new post out to you before I am gimped up a bit.

  Too small but nice little Ikea table.

 The larger table I have been looking for...found at St. Vincent's.



Nice side detail too. Solid wood table. Heavy!!


First coat of white chalk paint. I love this stuff!


Design ideas....





 I used some washi tape to temporarily define the area I wanted the detail in.


Mirrored some detail on the side. Love the echoing two toned look.






I've got a few other furniture overhauls coming up.....


Be Creative. It's Good for the Soul!

And leave a COMMENT while you are at it. ; )
Blessings, Joanie
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  1. Gorgeous finish! Makes for a most inviting corner for tea or diner and chat!! Wishing you speedy recovery from your surgery ; meanwhile "two thumbs up" (pardon the pun) on your DIY decor!

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    1. 2 thumbs up! Love it. 😊

      Recovering well....much better this time. Phew.

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  2. Your ability to see the potential in what may have been a discard and to give it a new life is a gift. Lovely table makeover! Hope all goes well with surgery and your recovery. Get well, stay well, be well!
    Kathy Wills

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    1. Hi Kathy, Healing well this time. Phew! See you in the painting realms.

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  3. Love this Joanne! So uniquely you. Can't wait to see you next piece of furniture makeover. 😀

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    1. Hi Laisha, I sure do love to transform these old pieces. Next time you come down come over and see them in the real!

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  4. Joanie....pls forgive my auto correct on you name's spelling.

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