I love red! It’s one of, if not my very favorite color. So when I picked up this sad little beauty it just screamed red.
This is one of those very rare times when the piece was taken out of the car and was being attacked in the driveway before it made it into the garage. The translation of that would be that there were too many pieces in the garage so I better ‘ git er done!”.
Sanded, repaired and almost ready for paint.
The finish on the top was so old that it came off pretty easily. Perfect for staining.
The pulls & keyholes on the 2 lower drawers are original to the piece. They were soaked and then sanded. The top drawers got new hardware and I kind of liked the black pulls for contrast.
I love how the wood grain peeks through in the bright sunlight.
It hard to tell because of the sunlight but the top was stained a dark walnut. I love the contrast against the red.
In just over a week this has made it’s way to the shop. Next!
Linking to Furniture Feature Friday.