This month's theme is "Black"
My favorite piece of all time is this Black Dresser Makeover that I did a few years ago. It was definitely a drab to fab transformation and I tried my best to achieve the distressed Pottery Barn finish. I called it my Pottery Barn Wannabe Dresser!
I have had a pine endtable for quite some time and decided to give it the same look as well. Here is what we started out with:
Typical 90s solid wood furniture that I am sure went well with the plaid wallpaper, floral fabrics and faux greenery of the time.
I gave it a quick coat of black and it sat on the back burner for awhile, like
Anyway, back to the makeover. A few more coats of black satin paint and some heavy distressing on the edges with the palm sander and it looks good as new!
I think the new iron hardware totally brings it up to date. You can purchase similar hardware here:Cast Iron Drawer Handle Pull Fleur Scroll face plate Brown Knob 32
And the Pottery Barn Inspired Dresser hardware here:
It's going to reside on my porch with a few pumpkins until the end of fall. It will also be a great place to rest a big bowl of Halloween candy!
Do you like the look of black distressed furniture?
I love it!
Now let's see what my other blogger friends have to show you today!