We had our first official ReAbide sale just before Christmas:
Over the weekend Jason and I set out to find a replacement (and anything else we could find!) We were thrilled to find this Bassett long dresser. It was in pretty rough shape but Jason is truly a restoration artist! He got started on it right away, sanding, staining, polyurethaning. It was not 100% done before he had to go out of town for work so it’s not officially in the shop yet.
I also updated a few pictures and added some new items to the ReAbide website and Facebook page.
We’re excited to get rolling in 2013, doing more furniture pickin’, restoration, selling and staging. Happy New Year!
Jason and I are currently refinishing this chair pair we picked up at a thrift store. I’m excited to show you an “after” picture when we’re all finished. It may be hard to tell in the picture but they’re covered in a sticky, stinky old vinyl. Apparently they’re made by the Dearborn Company in Chicago. One of the chairs—I named them Douglas and Davy, by the way—had this tag on the bottom:
I spotted a couple boxes of Shiny Brites at an estate sale that I couldn’t resist. ( I have a modest collection from my granny.)
This cart is very similar to the black one I found a few weeks ago. I’m planning to spray paint them both a matching color.
I’m not sure what to use this little table for but I thought it was cute.