Top of Mid Century Modern Hutch Transformation!

When I saw it on Facebook Marketplace, the seller said that it was one piece, that it wouldn’t come apart. After I showed the pictures to a fellow refinisher, he told me that he was almost certain it was two pieces. I took a drive to see it and after really taking a look, theContinue reading “Top of Mid Century Modern Hutch Transformation!”

Mainline by Hooker Mid Century Modern Nightstands

It’s so hard to find a really nice set of mid century modern nightstands. I came across these on a Facebook buy & sell group and immediately saw the potential! Click here for a list of basic supplies you’ll need for your chalk paint project and here for the typical steps. Materials: Annie Sloan chalkContinue reading “Mainline by Hooker Mid Century Modern Nightstands”

How to remove decorative pieces on the front of drawers

So many mid century modern dressers have these decorative pieces on them. When I discovered that they could come off quite easily, what a difference it has made to my refinishing! Materials & Tools: Putty knife Vise grips Flat screwdriver Screwdriver (to remove original hardware) Poly Filla How I removed the decorative pieces: Remove existingContinue reading “How to remove decorative pieces on the front of drawers”

Heavy Italian Coffee Table & End Tables

Vanessa brought these tables to me to refinish for her husband’s man cave. They had previously purchased a hutch as well as two dressers for their upcoming baby girl’s nursery. He wanted them black but this was before Annie Sloan’s Athenian Black had been released. I used Graphite with dark wax to give them aContinue reading “Heavy Italian Coffee Table & End Tables”