Sunday, October 28, 2012

An updated look.....

Good morning and happy Sunday!  We've been enjoying our weekend and trying to stay upbeat about our beloved "Tigers" and hoping they'll pull in a win tonight.  It's been pretty darn disappointing up this point watching them during the World Series.  

I hope you having a great weekend!  It's hard to believe that Halloween is around the corner.  My son is looking forward to trick-or-treating and all it's festivities.  We hosted a small "kid" party this past Friday, which was a lot of fun.  We enjoyed some yummy treats and participated in a few Halloween games.  


I found this end table at a garage sale awhile back.  I love the shape and size of it and has some great details.  It was pretty beat up on the top of the table.....so I decided that I would give it an update.  I decided on the color black.   I gave it a quick cleaning and then a coat of primer.  After allowing the primer to cure, I applied several coats of black latex paint.  I then used polyacrylic to seal the paint.  I decided not to distress this table.  I'm happy with the way it turned out.........hopefully someone else will love it too, as it is now in our "booth space"! 


Enjoy your Sunday!  
Linking to these parties:
http://ninthstreetnotions.com/
http://www.linesacross.com/
http://www.thegirlcreative.com
http://diyhshp.blogspot.com/
http://jembellish.blogspot.com/
http://destinationcraft.blogspot.com/
http://thesoutherninstitute.com
http://toastiestudio.blogspot.com/
http://www.ishouldbemoppingthefloor.com/
http://sewchatty.blogspot.ca/
http://saynotsweetanne.com
http://www.brassyapple.com/
http://thededicatedhouse.blogspot.com/
http://www.nap-timecreations.com/
http://adventuresofadiymom.blogspot.com/
http://threemangoseeds.blogspot.com/
http://boogieboardcottage.blogspot.com/
http://www.momomma.com/
http://cherishedbliss.com
http://kraftykat76.blogspot.ca/
http://www.sugarbeecrafts.com/
http://todayscreativeblog.net
http://ladybug-blessings.com/
http://myuncommonsliceofsuburbia.com/
http://www.craftyconfessions.com/
http://homestoriesatoz.com
http://www.kammyskorner.com/
http://www.sugaranddots.com/
http://www.sew-much-ado.com/
http://www.gingersnapcrafts.com/
http://thetrendytreehouse.blogspot.com/
http://www.thesasselife.com/
http://www.southernlovely.com/
http://www.733blog.com
http://lilluna.com/
http://www.twindragonflydesigns.com/
http://thediydreamer.com/
http://printabelle.com
http://www.primpjunktion.com/
http://www.jaqsstudio.com/
http://somedaycrafts.blogspot.com/
http://organizeyourstuffnow.com/
http://www.firefliesandjellybeans.com/
http://bec4-beyondthepicketfence.blogspot.com/
http://www.theshabbycreekcottage.com
http://thrifty101.blogspot.com/
http://www.houseofhepworths.com
http://twoyellowbirdsdecor.blogspot.com/
http://www.livelaughrowe.com


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21 comments:

  1. Looks really good, all of our furniture is painted black or charcoal. Sometimes I like the not distressed stuff! Thanks for linking up on Super Sweet Saturday.
    Steph
    swtboutique.blogspot.com

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    1. Thanks Stephanie!! I know.....I like the not distressed stuff too sometimes.

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  2. What a great find! I wouldn't have distressed it either =)

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  3. The table looks great - Nice lines! Love either black/espresso or white furniture...it goes with everything. You did a lovely job (;

    Just found your blog via "Mop It Up Mondays" and became your most recent follower (: Can't wait to come back for more posts...Hope you have a lovely week!!

    Michele xoxo
    The Homesteading Cottage

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    1. Thanks so much! I'll stop by your blog too!

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  4. Just beautiful, cant go wrong with black on that table, it was the right choice, came over from Three Mango Seeds Party!

    Jan from the Pink Geranium

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  5. Lovely!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success
    http://www.jembellish.blogspot.com/

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  6. Great makeover! Love the shape of the table and how black can dress up anything!

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    1. Thanks Lisa! I love the color black too.

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  7. Love the table! Such a great shape - and it looks great black! Thanks for linking up with us at a Pinteresting Link Party!

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  8. Sweet table! Love it!
    I would love if you stopped by my party to link it up!
    Stacey of Embracing Change

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  9. It's really cute, I think it would be a great place for the Halloween candy bowl! Thanks for linking at printabelle~

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  10. So pretty! A little table like this is so useful! Thanks for sharing!

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  11. I just did an end table that goes with that - they're a set lol -
    Beautiful find - and beautiful job!!!
    Hugs,
    Suzan

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  12. I LOVE that table! It's a gorgeous find! Thanks for sharing!

    Shirley

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  13. I love the result! Thanks for linking up to Tasteful Tuesdays at Nap-Time Creations. This is being featured at the new party. Come over and check it out and grab a featured button! http://www.nap-timecreations.com/2012/11/tasteful-tuesday-and-shabby-apple.html

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  14. Wow! What a difference...it looks amazing and new!

    My sister and I host a joint party called "Think Tank Thursday". We'd love for you to link up this and any other great creations.
    http://www.saving4six.com/2012/11/welcome-to-think-tank-thursday-4.html

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