Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Project Finito

I've linked up with Sarah's Good Life Wednesday over at Beach Cottage, why not come on over and have a look see.

You can find it here


Happy Tuesday everyone. I was having some big problemos yesterday downloading photos, so here is the result of my very productive weekend.

While MONT was at Bonnie Doon, I thought I'd get stuck into my little drawer/cabinet unit

It now looks like this


After starting out like this.


This is how it looked "during" the refurbishment


I've trialled two sorts of knobs. I got some lovely glass knobs from Schots Emporium in Clifton Hill



...and some of my tried and tested standard fare from IKEA

I mixed up some paint to get the colour I wanted. It's sort of half strength Antique White USA. I had some full strength that I toned down.

I put this little unit in the front hallway just to see how it looks, but I think it's the wrong size for that spot, so I'm thinking the dining room will be it's new home.

What do you think?

...and which little knobs look best? I think the glass ones would look better in a bedroom, but that's just me.



I'll take some better photos when I get an honest to goodness camera again

6 comments:

  1. Great job!

    I like the glass where ever it goes.

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  2. Wow what a fab makeover. I can't decide on the knobs. I like both. Okay that was unhelpful sorry.

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  3. Looks amazing - I love the glass knobs.

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  4. I am loving the glass knobs too. I love that they sparkle when the sun shines on them, always makes me smile

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  5. I'm for the glass knobs Leslie....good job...well done!

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