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« on: January 28, 2004 07:34:14 PM »

Before http://pic9.picturetrail.com/VOL283/1709786/3491077/44262030.jpg and After http://pic9.picturetrail.com/VOL283/1709786/3491077/44261985.jpg

Hope those pics show up!  It took me about 3 days to do the whole process of painting, stenciling, and sealing.  I bought new drawer pulls for about 88 cents each at Home Depot.  I'm totally satisfied with the results!


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« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2004 02:22:08 AM »

Nice job... nice website too.
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« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2004 07:03:35 AM »

Great job!!!
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« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2004 08:08:52 AM »

wow that is great. it is so beautiful! nice job!
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« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2004 11:53:04 AM »

very nice!
how much did the whole project cost you if you dont mind me asking?

thanks Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2004 03:20:05 PM »

Hey! No problem.  The dresser was free (curbside find); the paint was about $9 (ordered just the color I wanted from Home Depot, so you could probably find cheaper); the knobs were 88 cents a piece; and the cost of misc. supplies (paint brush, stencil stuff, etc.).  Total= $$30-35
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« Reply #6 on: January 29, 2004 04:19:07 PM »

Beautifully done!  That piece has "good bones"--i can't believe someone threw it out!
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« Reply #7 on: January 29, 2004 04:23:47 PM »

that is an awesome piece!   Smiley
You did a great job!

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« Reply #8 on: January 29, 2004 04:29:31 PM »

Wow, great find! Your simple additions really added to an already great piece. What did you seal it with?
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« Reply #9 on: January 29, 2004 05:38:46 PM »

wow!  the finished product is great.  I'm surprised that you didn't strip it and clean it and stuff.  That's really what it looks like by the quality of the outcome!

very very cool.

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