Updating a wooden dining set
Here’s a great example of some DIY pipe legs: Store Front Life If you want to give your dining room tabletop a new look, use metal.
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One of them is my desk: May I have your attention: My desk is no longer black…see the makeover HERE. , because I wasn’t really feeling the stain idea after I brought it home, I dreamed up the most fabulous paint treatment in my head. You know how you just get a feeling when something feels right? Well I shared my plan with my mom and my MIL who unanimously agreed I should stain the table.
They have gorgeous, elegant homes and great taste, so I did it. Plus, I could already see in my head, people lined up for miles to tell me how I ruined it by painting it. ”) Here she is after her espresso stained make-over: I shared how I removed the original stain without sanding in this post.
Here’s a great stencil resource: Stencils Lab If you love farmhouse tables, you can add wooden planks to the top of your table to create the look.
All you need to do is stain the planks to match the rest of the table.
I love the chairs and I sat in all six to make sure they were sturdy and yep, tight as a drum! But don’t be surprised if you see it again sooner than you think.