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Craigslist Dresser Makeover

Virginia at LiveLoveDIY found a $50 Craigslist dresser and gave it a fresh new look with paint. It turned out beautifully…

But Virginia took her dresser makeover a step further than I usually take my furniture makeovers. She actually painted the drawers! I guess I never thought of what a difference that might make, but it certainly does take this dresser makeover up a notch. And I love that she used a slightly different color for the drawers.

That’s a day and night difference from how this dresser started out…

To see more of this dresser makeover, head over to LiveLoveDIY.

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7 Comments

  • Reply
    Megan
    April 19, 2012 at 11:45 am

    It’s a gorgeous piece!!! Megan

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    Chrysta
    April 19, 2012 at 1:33 pm

    Beautiful. But the symmetry-lover in me is kind of freaking out that there’s only one lamp on a dresser that is clearly crying out for two. ;P

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    Sue
    April 19, 2012 at 5:39 pm

    Very nice makeover. The dresser isn’t really my style but I LOVE that she painted the drawers inside and out. Very fresh and clean look. Love the asymetrical look of the decorations on top of it.

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    Kelly @ Eclectically Vintage
    April 19, 2012 at 7:20 pm

    What a difference a bit of paint makes – great that she painted the insides of the drawers too.

    Many moons ago, when I was pregnant with my girls, I painted a tall chest of drawers and painted inside each drawer too – who wants to open up and beautifully painted piece and see that dark wood staring back at them.
    Kelly

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    Jasanna
    April 19, 2012 at 9:03 pm

    I wish i had a vehicle that would fit these beauties when I find them!!!

    http://munchtalk.blogspot.com/

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    Bliss
    April 19, 2012 at 9:55 pm

    Don’t ever open the drawers on dressers I do! They are nothing to write home about. Those ones look nice and fresh and new, I’d store my grundies in there. Or china depending on what room it ended up in.

    ~Bliss~

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    Virginia
    April 29, 2012 at 10:23 am

    Thank you for such an amazing feature! I continue to get such great traffic from it! Thanks for all you do! 🙂
    ~Virginia from livelovediy.com

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