But nothing that a fresh coat of paint won't fix, as demonstrated by blogland's finest DIY-ers. So with spray gun in hand, the sturdy solid wood sideboard got a facelift. And a whitening treatment, not unlike those that are all the rage back in Asia.
All for the fabulous price of free.
Exhibit 3 is a console that my husband built. Originally stained black, I got tired of the finish. So out it came to join the party in the garage.
Now, it helps lighten the whole living room up.
See that little octopus? That's Isabel's hands! I'm so glad that her daycare does little crafts like that. Cause unfortunately, I don't have the time or the energy to do so.