Monday, March 19, 2012

Old Chair Earns a Red Star

Happy Monday!  Our weekend was delightful and hope yours was too...the weather helped as it has been unseasonably warm!  I have a little chair makeover to share with you this morning.  I found this chair at a local garage sale last summer.  The price was right so I scooped it up and decided that it needed a fresh coat of yellow paint.  Here is the before picture.
After painting the chair a soft yellow, I distressed it and rubbed stain all over to achieve a worn look. I created a star stencil out of contact paper, using my cricut machine.  I stenciled the red star in the center of the chair's seat.  Here's the after picture.
 Have a great Monday!  

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  1. This is too darlin! Thanks for linking up.

    ~ robin @

  2. The transformation is fabulous. I'd love it if you'd link this up at Whimsy Wednesdays at We go live Tuesday night at 8 EST. I'm following via LF.

    1. Thanks Jenny! It was a fun and quick project to do!

  3. I love it! It's just plain fun. :) Thanks so much for linking up at Creative Me this week!

  4. I love it! I am getting ready to tackle a chair. This is motivation. Thanks!

  5. Lovely makeover!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  6. So glad you joined the party! Nice find and makeover on your chair! I like your colors! Thanks for sharing at the Rock 'N Share! I also followed back!

  7. Thanks so much for sharing at Restyled Sundays. I love the star, it gives it such a whimsical look.