Thursday, 7 November 2013
Repurposing to make Bedside Tables
I saw on Kirstie's Vintage Home (channel 4 on UK TV) with Kirstie Allsopp an idea that really caught my imagination. They gave hardly any details about it but showed a quick before and after making two bedside tables from one vintage dressing table. Every now and then, when I remembered I looked on ebay for an old dressing table but although they were on there, they were very often $250 or more. Totally unacceptable prices obviously. Finally one came up on freecycle and I grabbed it!
The mirror came with it but wasn't attached. I don't see how it would be attached but I will use it for something else.
I took the two middle drawers away and got the runners off and was left with this: