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Topic: YAY for my new craft table! and my first post!  (Read 4878 times)
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« on: July 05, 2006 03:16:11 PM »

My mom bought this sewing table at a estate sale when I was younger and I always wanted it then one day, about 19 years later fate smiled on me and she called me up and offered it up, after she so wonderfully gave me a sewing machine for Christmas! <3 my mom!

seeing as how the table was old and beat up from my many years of crafting on it and it moving around I felt that the table need a facelift, so here it is!



This is the before pic, it has a skirt that goes around it but the snaps are falling apart



After sanding it.. by hand no doubt!



Primed, sealed, and ready to go!



All finished and ready for many more years of use and abuse! I may or may not put the skirt back on. I need to find some snaps. but I saved them just in case! Hope the pics show up and I <3 the way it turned out!

due to the strange weather going on here in Boston, I kept having to move it in and outside...
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« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2006 03:58:48 PM »

What a great job -
I swear my sisters and I had that same vanity when we were children... How weird
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« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2006 04:56:45 PM »

I love that table.  It looks like it has arms that swing out from the front, is that right?  I think you did a smashing job with it I like the skirt on the front idea I might have to do that to my table.  It just goes to show you, good things come to those who wait.  I'm sure you'll get many good years out of it.
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« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2006 08:19:30 AM »

I love it! The stripes are awesome! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 16, 2006 07:46:57 PM »

wow, i have table just like taht, that i got in an antique shop. The fabric skirt ws already town also. I've been trying to find the perfect fabric for it for four years now and still havent found the right one. I love what you did with yours!
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« Reply #5 on: July 17, 2006 07:33:11 AM »

Now see, that is the problem with me. I would Never have thought to stripe it like that. It looks fabulous. Very creative.
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« Reply #6 on: July 17, 2006 07:50:59 AM »

What a very cute idea. I love the stripes. Very creative.
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« Reply #7 on: July 21, 2006 12:35:44 PM »

You can't help but want to craft on a table that looks like that. Great job!
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« Reply #8 on: July 23, 2006 08:14:14 PM »

This must be one of the MOST beautiful things I have ever seen!:) I love IT!
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« Reply #9 on: July 25, 2006 03:03:04 PM »

Great Job and great choice of colors! 
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