Over our Christmas vacation we completed a lot of projects. The biggest task we started to tackle was cleaning out our basement, and in doing so we were energized to find uses for some of the old furniture we had sitting down there.
Most of the pieces aren’t made out of real wood, but rather were just veneer-coated and cheap-looking. We had a bookshelf, dresser and a bedside table that needed a makeover. We also picked up a wicker seat dining room chair off the side of the road about a year ago in hopes of fixing it up into something cool.
It was finally time to cross some projects off the list! Here’s what we started with. (The dresser is not shown, as it was a last minute addition to the project.)
We decided we wanted to paint everything white just to keep it simple. I went to Lowe’s with a short list of things we needed: