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Topic: 1950's Dresser Redone  (Read 4607 times)
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« on: April 04, 2009 11:40:54 AM »

When I moved out of my parents house and got married, I asked my parents if I could take a dresser they were planning on giving away.  Come to find out, it was the dresser that my maternal grandparents bought for their bedroom in the 1950s.  It was part of a set, which I only have the chest of drawers and the dresser.  The chest of drawers is too damaged to fix.  Any ways at the time, I did not realize all of this nor that it was once stained.  Once I did, I began to work on it.  Below are the before and after pictures of it! 

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« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2009 11:48:56 AM »

This looks amazing! I always have trouble with the shiny coats Tongue
« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2009 02:46:31 PM »

Because I am redoing a bunch of pieces of furniture and I'm on a time line we did the all in one.  It was very easy!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2009 03:08:41 PM »

I tried some of the all in one stuff on a coffee table my dad gave me; it seemed to be a little too tacky or something...

I think I'm better off with just paint  Grin You did do an awesome job though!
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« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2009 08:40:44 AM »

You did a good job of refinishing.  It looks great.

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