Monday, August 13, 2012

Stripey Stool

Just a little “after” project to show you today….the “before” is not to be found!

I darkened this cute little stool with some antique walnut stain, and then used a little homemade chalk paint to “embellish” it a little.

  striped stool 

Of course I sanded off some of the paint to make it look it’s age!

stripe stool striped chalk paint

I guess it could be a flower stand or a little end table…

flea market 029 

But you know what?  I wish I had kept it for my shop!

<sigh> 

Maybe I’ll luck out and find another cool stool for there someday!

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19 comments:

Cassie @ Primitive & Proper said...

super cute- love the feet, too!

Susan @ homeroad.net said...

I love it Korrie... graphic black and white and stripes are my thing, I can't get enough of stripes. Great project and great inspiration.
Susan
Homeroad.net

Full Circle Creations said...

Such a cute stool. Great job.

Holly

Susan said...

SO cute, Korrie! I love it!

Amy Kinser said...

You do such a great job! Love the stripes!

Sherry@Back2Vintage said...

I really like the stripes ....and those feet are too cute!!! Great job!

Gypsy Heart said...

So cute! I love stripes ~

xo
Pat

Daniela @Frugal Aint Cheap said...

the stripes give it a nice updated look!

Ally said...

It looks great with both the wood and the paint - of course "aged". Every time I "age" something my kids are like "you missed a spot mom". eyes rolling

Bettyjlo said...

Another great project, Korrie! You are such an inspiration. I love receiving your emails and have a folder especially for you <3

Cecilia Bramhall said...

Cute, cute, cute! Loving the graphic black and white.

Kathryn Ferguson Griffin said...

Oh, it is so cute! Thank you for sharing. Visiting from POPP. Would love it if you would share this at my Make it Pretty Monday party at The Dedicated House. http://thededicatedhouse.blogspot.com/2012/08/make-it-pretty-monday-week-10.html Hope to see you at the bash! Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

Samantha said...

I love stripes! I featured your stool today on my facebook page. Thanks for linking up to Cowgirl Up!
:) Samantha @ Crafty Texas Girls
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Crafty-Texas-Girls/140299076008437

Pamela said...

Kori that stool is awesome! Thanx for coming to the party.

Suzanne@Meridian Road said...

That's such a fun look!
Keep your eyes open~another one will come up.

Honey at 2805 said...

Thank you for sharing your charming project at Potpourri Friday at 2805!

Amy Webb said...

I love that stool! You can't go wrong with stripes, and the colors turned out very nicely. I'm your newest follower. I'd love if you could follow me too at www.garbagetoglam.blogspot.com

Thanks,
Amy

gail@My Repurposed Life said...

yay for stripes Korrie! very cute stool.

gail

Sharon @ Elizabeth & Co. said...

Super cute stripes and dipped feet!