• Vintage Trunk Updated Coffee Table

    Hello Friends! I came across a beautiful vintage trunk while scouring one of my favorite Antique Malls. I have seen many vintage trunks in my antiquing adventures, but this one caught my eye because of its color! And it was only $60! When I brought it home, I had not decided if it was going to live in my house or go to my own antique booth. I’ve decided. 😉 It’s a keeper!! It just needed to be a bit higher. Not wanting to just add feet directly to the trunk, (I couldn’t bear to drill holes in it!) I made a base frame for the trunk to sit on,…

  • Antique Sewing Machine Makeover

    Hello Friends! I’ve been wanting a sewing machine base to makeover for a long time. They aren’t cheap. I came a across this sewing machine by accident. I guess you find what you’re looking for when you stop looking! This sewing machine base was sitting by it’s self outside a store that was having a moving sale. $45.00! These babies usually go for over $100! Happy dance! This one needed a good cleaning. After wiping it down though, it still looked dull and rusty. I found a product called Rust-oleum Rust Reformer. It covers metal with a black protective covering that stops rust and allows you to paint over it.…