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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

21 Jul

The Daily Post Photo Challenge this week is “Fresh” and I thought I’d snatch the opportunity to provide proof that I actually finished one of the projects on my “Do Before the Move” list. I purchased this hideously painted small chest of drawers at the local auction in the winter. This week, I finally got it sanded and painted, and traded the dinky little wooden pulls for some pretty bakelite knobs I found at an antique fair. Now it’ll have a fresh life as a collector’s chest, holding my shark teeth, ammonites, and sea shells, plus all the other little treasures that regularly find their way into my pockets whenever I go for a walk.

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9 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

  1. Kris

    July 21, 2013 at 8:44 PM

    I’m envious of that chest! Now I have something new to add to my “things I must have” list. The color choice is perfect. Glad you shared this picture.

     
  2. Janet domino

    July 21, 2013 at 9:19 PM

    Awesome! I will trim your hedges if you refinish a piece of furniture for me! Remember-the barter system! 😀

     
  3. Naomi Baltuck

    July 22, 2013 at 1:36 AM

    What a transformation!

     
    • dreaminofobx

      July 22, 2013 at 2:39 PM

      Thanks! Didn’t turn out too bad for my first refinishing project. 🙂

       
  4. mithriluna

    July 22, 2013 at 1:15 PM

    Wonderful job! It’s beautiful!

     

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