Songbird Table

What did $1 get me? Hint...
 Oh but it didn't start out like that...but like this!

As seen in my Week 17 Diamonds In the Rough! post.
Not real pretty, huh? I couldn't save the inlaid top, but I could make it pretty again.
Meet my songbird table!

NOTE: You should be able to click on most of the pictures to enlarge to see further details.
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  1. You're so clever! You do such great projects. The table is adorable.

  2. What a redo! Your little table is so lovely now.

  3. Love it! I have a table to do the top of, but hadn't thought of adding a graphic over the pages. Thank you for sharing this.


  4. Very pretty! I love the silhouette. Awesome job :)


  5. You have a talent for making things beautiful again! Thanks again for sharing!


  6. Great eye for finding a piece that could have new purpose. I'm always in love with things that include a crow silhouette. Thanks for sharing.

  7. Wow, you really made a silk purse from a sows ear as the saying goes...It is lovely.

  8. That is FABULOUS! Love it.
    Hugs, Cindy

  9. I am in awe of this. Its so pretty and quirky. Honestly I could see that for sale for £100 in a furniture shop somewhere!I love your blog by the way, just discovered it!

  10. Thank you for stopping by Red Rose Alley and for your sweet comments. I love the name Rose. It goes back a long time. Keep taking those beautiful photos.
    ~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

  11. that is super, duper cuter!! what a great idea. such a clever way to salvage that destroyed veneer.

    thanks for joining the party!!

  12. I ADORE it!! Thank you for your email :-) I am still working on the vanity table.

  13. Totally love the bird. Stunning transformation. Thank you for linking up to Open House Party. I really appreciate it...try to come back next week!

  14. Loving it!!! :) I'm on a sheet music+ mod podge kick myself lately and shows no sign of slowing up!

    Very nice redo!
    Visiting from MMS Linky Party tonight,
    ~Suzanne in NW Illinois

  15. So glad I jump over from Mustard Seed. Love your projects.

  16. What a gorgeous table! Nice save!

  17. So cute, I love it!
    (found you at the Shabby Nest linkup party)

  18. Now this is something to tweet about!

  19. Beautiful project! Thanks for Sharing :)

  20. $1??? Wow! What a great deal... even with the bad top! It sure does look pretty now!


  21. Wow, what a great transformation. It doesn't even look like the same table.

  22. Your song bird table is just beautiful. I love that you added the sweet bird over the vintage papers.

  23. Wow! What a great idea!

  24. Gorgeous!!!

    I'd love it if you could share this post on my new link party, serenity saturday over at www.serenityyou.blogspot.com


  25. this is so pretty! I am so impressed!

    I would love it if you would share this and/or any other projects you have been up to at Tuesday Talent Show at Chef In Training! Plus there is a fun giveaway too! Thanks so much and I hope to see you there!

  26. Wow, you really got a good return on your investment!

  27. What a great idea love how the table came out. You have to have to havea really good imagination to see the potential in the before.

  28. Love how this turned out. BRAVO!

    I wanted to let you know that I've got a great giveaway that ends Friday. It's for $100 to wallquotes.com, and trust me they've got something I know you'll love!

    Stop by and enter ASAP. I'd love to see what you would do with their products! See you soon!


  29. This is darling, you have a lot of vision, the bird silhouette just makes this perfect. Great job, and thanks for linking up with VIF, xo Debra

  30. This is so cute~ I love how it came out and the bird is just perfect on there! Thanks for sharing at Feathered Nest Friday! :)

  31. beautiful job! I did a songbird table too-just a different style-feel free to stop by and see :)


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