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Monday, September 01, 2008

Today's Work

I spent the day refinishing a dresser and bookshelf that were given to us.
(Thanks, Sandy!)
They started out bright red, yellow and blue, had a short period where they were primer white and then spray paint brown.
They ended up being a brown/cherry mottled color.

I am quite happy with the end result.
I had a few doubts along the way, and had to make a trip to the hardware store to pick up a few supplies mid-project (that's always a little frustrating), but at the end of this holiday, I'm happy that this job turned out the way that it did.
P spent the day hanging siding on the shed...and is exhausted tonight.
We definitely made the most of this day off!

7 comments:

Anonymous said...

So blasted cute!!! You guys were busy! Love it.
Love ya,
Holly

kodiak73 said...

You aren't suppossed to take the "Labor" part of Labor Day so serious! My twin putting up siding? Hopefully he did a better job than he did on Mom & Dad's house... ;)

Amy said...

You guys are Busy Bee's. Looks great!

Sandy said...

Wow! You are a transformation master!

dawninga said...

Did you say SIDING on the shed?!? Woo-Hoo P, the world should rejoice! Oh yeah, good job on the furniture, I wish I could have been there to help!

Dale and Shanell said...

Love furniture refinishing projects. They turned out great! Brand new {again} and didn't hardly pay a thing. That is my kind of furniture.

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