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Painted Boys Dresser with Harlequin Stencil- VintageCharmRestored

My son was 7 when we bought this dresser.  And over the last 11 years he's used this dresser to it's max.  It was a great dresser but it's pulls were breaking and a glide or two needed repaired.  I decided to give him a taller dresser with more room and give this one a makeover!! I loved the details on this dresser.  The sides had fun lines … {Continue reading…}

My version of the Pottery Barn Family Locker Entryway Unit

Family Locker Entryway by Vintage Charm Restored

I struggle writing this post only because I am not quite sure what to call this thing we built... It's a hall tree sort of.  It has a really unique kind of locker feel to it.  It's definitely for the entry or possibly the mudroom.  It's made from almost all reclaimed pieces.  Totally repurposing the original intent for all of the materials used.  … {Continue reading…}

How to Use TFC Table Wax

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Friends I am excited to today to share with you a new product to me... It's from the The Furniture Connoisseur and it's simply called Table Wax. I am in LOVE!! I have shared with you many tips on waxing your furniture in this post. And I want to talk today more about this new product and debunk some of the myths about durability and … {Continue reading…}

Nursery set in Behr Cloud Pink

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It all started through emails.  Lately, I am being contacted by so many grandmothers who are anxious to turn their family pieces into new nursery sets for their daughters.  I am loving it!! This story is sure to be one of my favorites. Just look... The mother contacted me and told me her daughter was pregnant and she wanted to take her … {Continue reading…}

A year later…

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Good Morning Sunday... this post has been on my heart for a few days. And I was in bed and decided to get up and share... I don't typically share on Sundays but it just seemed fitting. Today's post is very personal. Many days leading up to this post.  Many days of hard, I'm not sure how I will make it days leading up to this post.  But … {Continue reading…}

Blogland Tour

Benjamin Moore Nimbus Gray Bedroom Furniture Makeover by Vintage Charm Restored

And the Blogland Tour Continues... I was asked by a wonderful friend and colleague, Angela of A to Z Custom Creations to join in on the Blogland Tour.  And of course I couldn't say no.  I absolutely love and adore Angela.  Her passion for all that she does shines through in her work and gorgeous smile!! Be sure to click over and share the love!! … {Continue reading…}

Burlap Coffee Sack Curtains & Footboard Valance

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Today I am sharing with you a fun little element in my kitchen.  I used a tension rod to hang burlap coffee sack curtains and then upcycled a broken footboard as a valance. All you need is a tension rod, coffee burlap sacks, broken footboard and a smile!! I started by hanging the curtains a few weeks ago... I wanted something there to … {Continue reading…}

Painted Side Table

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I hope you all are having a great summer!! It's all about taking in the sun and playing around here. But I do sneak moments of painting in whenever I can!! I want to share with you this perfect little painted Bombay Furniture 2 drawer chest style accent table.  It was a mahogany color before and not really our style.  It's been living in my … {Continue reading…}