make me pretty – short and wide stool

June 2, 2011

I love these short wide seats. I think they were originally meant as vanity stools but what a neat shape. Thanks to my friend Bird for finding this one for me and rescuing it out of someone’s trash pile!

Here is the before, with cutie Frankie:

And after:

I painted it green, distressed it and and added stain over top – all to match the single green leaf stem in this fabric.

PS – I am on vacation this week and this is what I got to look at as I walked the baby to sleep tonight. Life is good!


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