Farmhouse Bench with Weathered Gray Finish

Yesterday I showed you how to make some Pottery Barn Kids inspired oversized vintage flaschard art for our playroom.  Below that was a bench I made from The Handbuilt Home book by Ana White.    I saw the Farmhouse Bench on page 76 and knew it would be perfect to use as seating for our kitchen table and provide extra storage with the bottom shelf that would blend in seamlessly in our playroom.  

farmhouse bench

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French Provincial Nightstand Refab Part 2

Yesterday I left you with the top of the French Provincial nightstand stained and coated with polyurethane.   If you missed that post please read French Provincial Nightstand Refab post here.   But first let’s bring you back to the very beginning with my $10 find at a yard sale. And here it is with {…Read More…}

French Provincial Nightstand Refab

I absolutely loved reading through all of your comments regarding sentimental vs. functional furniture.  I hate to disappoint ya’ll but I did not work over that nightstand.  Since I did put a lot of blood, sweat and tears into refinishing that piece I decided to try and save it for another space.  However, I did {…Read More…}