5/13/2011

One, Two, Bar Stools!

I recently showed you a couple of bar stools in my Week 6 - Diamonds In The Rough! post that you can see HERE.

I purchased them at a garage sale for my daughter's apartment. They cleaned up good but they needed to be jazzed up. The apartment has white cabinets so I left the base of the stools white.

Before
However, I did sand down the tops, painted them black, distressed just a tiny bit, then I still didn't think they were fun enough, so I stenciled on numbers in a creamy white on the tops.

I wiped a stain over them, sealed them and now they are ready for her to take to her apartment and put in place.



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16 comments:

  1. That is really cute, Terry! Great that half the work was done for you and you just had to do the tops. I'll bet your daughter will just love them!

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  2. I love 'em Terry and I know your daughter will too. PS, I like your new blog header. Have a great day.

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  3. Cute as can be, as always! Love the numbers on them.

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  4. Very Cute Terry, I love how you added the numbers to them! Martina

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  5. Love them! The numbers are just the right touch!

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  6. They turned out great. Simple but not boring. Love them!

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  7. I like them so much better now. Great idea!

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  8. They look absolutely fantastic! Have a happy weekend! X

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  9. Awesome idea--those look like they should be in Pottery Barn catalog! Love it.

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  10. Love them. I am a huge fan of numbered barstools myself! I think I've done about four sets. ;-) Visiting from FNF

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  11. Hi Terry, The bar stools turned out wonderful. I know your daughter must love them. Thanks for joining my Open House party.
    xo,
    Sherry

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  12. Really fun! Such a great transformation from drab to fabulous. Love the numbers on the seats. :)
    Visiting from Show & Tell Friday. TFS!

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  13. Love the barstools. Big difference.

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  14. The chairs look great. Love the numbers, Well done.

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