Category Archives: garage sale finds

Side Table Side Project

Back when I painted this dresser and this dresser, I also fixed up a small side table. The table was a garage sale find from a few months back, and I figured since I was already painting the dressers white … Continue reading

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Color Washing an Armoire

This summer while I was out shopping at garage sales I found this $20 armoire.¬†Even though it was a little rickety I thought it was a pretty good deal so I bought it. To help give it a little more … Continue reading

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The World’s Ugliest Lamp

That’s definitely an exaggeration, but I think this lamp I picked up at the thrift store is pretty ugly. Or maybe just really dated. Or both. I originally picked up this lamp because I was looking for something to go … Continue reading

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Garage Sale Find: Oval Mirror

This summer I went to a garage sale and found this awesome oval dressing mirror for only $3! Yes, you heard me correctly. Three dollars. It did have some flaws though. As you may notice, part of the stand on … Continue reading

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Garage Sale Find – Desk Chair

I got this awesome chair from a garage sale for a whopping $5 and I decided to make it my new desk chair. I started off by lightly sanding the chair frame to rough up the glossy surface so the … Continue reading

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