(Above) - Re-purpose an old piece of furniture by giving it a new coat of high gloss bright paint. Then reapholster the piece with a fun and punchy fabric choice.
(Above) - An old family piece that has been handed down through the generations can become something for 2012 with a new coat of paint.
(Above) - Don't forget about the hardware when updating an old piece of furniture. Also, if I were redoing this piece I would think about adding a piece of wallpaper to the back, or if in an appropriate place, I would add a mirrored piece to the back and possibly some glass shelves.
(Above) - By now you probably all know that I'm a sucker for anything personalized! What doesn't say "one of a kind" more than something that carries your initials or family name. Here someone has been enjoying their Friday night glasseSSSSS of wine and saving the corks. What a great way of making something special.
(Above) - Now I know most you having some oak frames hanging out from the 70's and 80's. Why not take them, spray them all a uniformed color and hang them in a room of your home. Even layering the frames, one inside of another, is a nice anc creative touch.
(Above) - Silhouettes of the family . . . love it!
(Above) - Most families have a favorite verse, quote or saying. Why not have it placed on a wall where everyone can see it everyday.