I have been searching craigslist and garage sales for inexpensive items I can fix up. I keep finding one after another! It helps that it is the end of the month because people need to move and downsize, and I am reaping the benefits! Here are some of my latest finds :)
I got this cute little nightstand at a garage sale. I don’t think the lady was planning on selling it since it was sitting in the garage and the rest of the items were in the driveway. I asked her if she would sell it, she said for the right price, which happened to be $7. I think this will look great with a fresh coat of paint!
This secretary desk is scratched up, but it’s nothing a little sanding can’t fix! This came off of craigslist (where I get most of my items). The best part was that it was only a couple blocks from our house. I have seen ombre painted pieces and wanted to give it a try on this. I will definitely post on how it turns out.
Here are examples of ombre dresser. The color just goes from light to dark.
I got another end table/nightstand at the same place as the secretary desk (the next day). This one was also from craigslist and I love the rustic wood and metal legs. I might give it a light sanding and some stain or leave it as is.
After all the craziness of getting the pieces, they got put in the garage… and the car is still in the driveway.