She's very sturdy (Drexel) and reminds me of the parsons-style dining table we had growing up. I loved the pattern of her veneer, but knew I was going for a sleek, white look.
I was hoping to replace this little dresser-turned-console that I got out of my friend's trash, because it was starting to fall apart (again):
Here is the new console before I painted her. Love!
I was NOT impressed with the quality of the off-white paint I used, but it could have been the humid painting conditions of July 4th weekend.
Reality is somewhere in between.
Do you recognize those little silver stools underneath?Yep, there's the crazy leather one I found a few months ago:
And his new buddy, Naugahyde Nate:
Silver spray paint did the trick. They look tiny in these photos, but are a perfect size for pull-up seating.
The two blue lamps (Crate and Barrel) came down from my little-used living room.