Upcycling a writing bureau into a cocktail cabinet for festive parties
No festive party should be without a cocktail cabinet, which is precisely why I've DIY'd one this month! Turning this writing bureau into a drinks bar is a relatively easy upcycle (no power tools required!) and it'll be the hub of all your gatherings over the festive period, so read on to find out more...
Grey and Hot Pink Secretary Desk – Tuesday’s Treasures
Hi All! It’s been such a fun week here!! Yesterday was my 30th birthday and if you follow our facebook page you’ve seen some of the random acts of kindness that we did throughout the day. I’ll be doing a blog post soon about all of them in case you’d like to try it for yourself. It was an amazing experience!! My favorite random act of kindness was giving a stranger on the street a bouquet of flowers. Such an incredible experience!! On to the furniture!! Amy reached out to me about redoing…
Navy Meets Natural Dresser | General Finishes 2018 Design Challenge
This beautiful dresser made by Kindel was the top of the line in the early to mid twentieth century. We have given it an update by painting the case in a custom union blue mix, then topcoated it and created a custom glaze with mineral spirits and black wax to give the body depth and a richer darkness. The drawers were left in their natural state and cleaned and then polished with ground pumice, rottenstone and parafin oil to really show off the original beautiful finish.
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Stunning upcycled 4 drawer retro chest of drawers. Solid wood with dove tail joints. Restored to a very high standard. Sanded, filled, primed. The body has been spray-painted black and the drawers have been stained and varnished. Hairpin legs have been added. Dimensions: 93cm w x 46d x 92 h Please see Facebook page link for reviews. European delivery available please ask for a quote. Viewing welcome at my studio in bexleyheath Thanks for looking
En bref, cette semaine, j'ai aimé... - Turbulences Déco
Ambiance flamande Ce mois-ci, vtwonen a lancé sa nouvelle collection d’objets pour la maison avec un très beau catalogue. Source : vtwonen collection 2014-2015 – Photo : Jansje Klazinga – styliste : Frans Uyterlinde via Bloesem Upcycling Partout dans le monde, trainent de vieilles chaises d’écolier. Elles ont souvent un look sympathique et un parfum d’enfance. Lire
Meet Barcelona-based Furniture Luxcycler La Shenda Deco - ¡Colour Your Casa!
Hello guys, today I want to introduce you to Shenda Cregan from La Shenda Deco. I met her at Palo Alto Market in February, I was instantly smitten with her fun and bold designs and I just had to make the acquaintance of the creative soul behind them. It turned out that this London-born and now resident of Sabadell, a small industrial town off Barcelona, has had an exciting, if not a somewhat nomadic life, where design and creativity have always been a part of. And all her life experiences…