Thursday, 24 November 2011

Red & Retro

I picked up these dressers at an auction 10 years ago for $10.  It was before I even knew how to properly paint furniture, but I painted them white for our Master Bedroom in our first house.  Then, I painted them black when I redesigned our master bedroom.

  Then we moved,
and I gave them to my offspring...
...they stayed scratched -
and yucky for 5 years!
(poor kid)
You'd think I could find someone
who can restore furniture!!
 Now they are Retro Red & Chrome (spraypaint)!  Love it!!!!
(& so does the offspring)

Some really cool curves on these - You can't buy curves like that anymore! 

This is really red in person, not orange.

Slinky Linkys:
Beyond The Picket Fence


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  2. Wow what a huge improvement! It's super funky now! You've done an amazing job. Feel free to link it to my Saturday Splendour Party:

  3. Awesome job. Totally reminds me of the movie Cars. Esp the handles with the red. Watch out Lightning McQueen. :-) Great transformation.

  4. that is so smashing fun! it reminds me of a retro red car in a good way!

  5. holy, holy! what a wise woman to hold onto those dressers all these years! lovelovelove the red!

  6. I am so loving this!!! It is so hot it is smokin! I am featuring this at my party tomorrow, thanks so much for linking up.