If I were a really good blogger, I'd just finish this project myself and wow you all with my amazing creativity and talents. You guys must know me a bit by now... I mean, when have I not asked for an opinion on a project I've done?! So here's where I am:
I started off with this entry table:
Seeing as I already had 1,001 wood tones going on in my home, I asked you all what I should do with it here.... but then later decided to completely ignore the fact that everyone liked it and decided to sell it on Craigslist. I'M SORRY! Where was I supposed to put my purse, mail, and shoes? It had to go.
On the plus side, I sold the old one for $55 (only $15 less than what I paid for it) and bought a new, solid wood cabinet for $40. It was five shades of ugly when I picked it up (someone did not know how to paint!), but looked a little like this when we were in the sanding process:
After a little staining action (thanks, Nate!), we've got
I need your help making a decision on the knobs. I don't want to drill any holes before I know what I'm going with so you'll have to imagine what they'll look like on the two drawers and cabinets:
Do you like these? I'm too impatient and lazy to order anything online so I just found my favorite option from Home Depot's in-stock selection. What do you think? Keep looking? Have any suggestions?
PS If you're really looking for an amazing after picture on a piece pretty similar to this one, check out this post over at The Brick Cottage!