Brand New Entry Way

So this past week I took a step away from the Stand and decided to do some updating in my own home! It all started with my entryway table… ugh… I hated that thing. It was some cheap piece from Wal-Mart. It had a glass centerpiece that was forever collecting dust and terribly hard to clean. My husband liked it, though. Why, I will never know. But anyways, this is what I did to it!

ewt2.pngTa-Da! Pretty cool, right? Just wait till you see it all put together…that’s right I didn’t stop with the table!

But first, let me show you how I transformed this table! First thing I did was take out the glass, sand it down and painted it white. (Sorry, I was in the zone… no pics of this step)

Then I had these pieces of trim, that were given to me by a friend who was cleaning out his workshop (Sweeeet!) I love free stuff!!

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These pieces of trim fit perfectly width wise… crazy, right? Meant to be! I did however, have to cut the length a bit.

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The trim was white, and that just would’t work, so I chose a nice blue color. It is from Country Chic Paints andΒ the shade is Elegance.. I love it! One of my favs!

To attach the board into the centerpiece where the glass use to be, I simply just screwed in some support beams using scrap wood.

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This stuff is my best friend!! Antiquing Wax from Country Chic Paints. You just rub it on and rub it in, and it give yourΒ furniture that rustic character.

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So I put everything back together …

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Except now I had a problem… my walls brought the whole look down…ugh! Way too much white!! Well I had to do something about that, so what did I do? …

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I PAINTED THE WALL!! πŸ™‚ A nice coat of paint can fix anything!!

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Way better, right? What do you think? Let me know!! Comment below!

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I just love my old postage pillows, too!!

Share your home projects with me! I am always looking for more inspiration!! πŸ™‚

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