10.03.2011

New Headboard And Footboard

Hey friends! I'm here, and aching to get back to blogging!


 I was going through some personal stuff the whole month of September, but I think I'm getting back on track and ready to do this thing! So let's do this!

Remember me mentioning a while back that I picked up a headboard and footboard on craigslist for $65? It was originally listed for $100, but I got it for $65...score!

Here's what it looked like before, these were the pictures on craigslist-It was a light pine color:



After some serious sanding and a few coats of a custom creamy white I got mixed to match Rustoleum's Heirloom White, it's finished!



Removed the pillows so you guys could see the details of the headboard





LOVE.IT.SO.MUCH!

Our bed looks super low because I decided to use my old metal bedframe...it's a really good frame, and I didn't want to use the wood slots and support of the side rails. It took me over a month to finish this project....oops! Like I said, personal stuff. But the point is, it got finished! WOOHOO!

Missed you all, so excited that it's October....I think this is my favorite month of the year! YEAH! 

24 comments:

  1. I think it looks absolutely fabulous. I would have never thought about doing that to the mission style bed. Great job!!!!

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  2. Great deal! And it turned out beautiful! I’m a sucker for white furniture.

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  3. Wow Awesome Job,congrats!
    Angela
    http://Groovybabyblog.blogspot.com

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  4. True! I love it too! Super Nice. :)

    Des of www.chicsassymom.com

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  5. looking forward to finding some great new blogs to read during I love blogging hop!
    following u on Tw, FB and GFC
    Hope u will check us out too at http://twinswithtots.blogspot.com/
    cathy and becca

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  6. Hopping over thru a blog hop!
    Love your stuff.
    I'm going to make one of those Yo Gaba Gaba Shirts this weekend!

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  7. Stunning re-design. Thanks for the fab project and painting inspiration.

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  8. Hi I'm a new follower from the I <3 Blogging hop! Your new frame looks great! I don't think it looks low at all!! (Then again, maybe it's because we have a low bed too...)

    Stop by any time!!
    Jamie
    For Love of Cupcakes

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  9. Great find for $65! Love the makeover.

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  10. It looks great, and what a great deal! Thanks for sharing.

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  11. Such a perfectly BEAUTIFUL cottage-y "feel..." and classic creamy white...SWOON...

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  12. It looks awesome! You did such a good job on it- well worth the month it took you to finish it. I love your wall color too! Thanks so much for sharing!

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  13. This is just beautiful! You did a great job...what an IMPROVEMENT! You might already know this but Primitive & Proper has a furniture re-do link party! You should link up there, too!

    http://primitiveandproper.blogspot.com/2011/10/piece-of-work-wednesday-furniture-link_11.html

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  14. i love this! love the color. so crisp and clean looking. way to do it cheap! looks amazing, great job.

    i would love for you to come link up this or any other amazing project at my creativity party going on right now!

    letbirdzfly.blogspot.com

    thanks so much for sharing!

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  15. it looks beautiful and it totally complements that bedding! it's perfect together!

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  16. This looks amazing! I saw your post on Inspiration Friday. I am now your newest follower; and I hope you will follow me, too! God bless you!!

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  17. Wow! Such a difference a little paint makes. Looks beautiful! I love the paint color on the walls as well.

    I would love for you to stop by and link up your project for Functional Friday.

    ~Angela
    The Not So Functional Housewife
    Functional Friday

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  18. Your bed turned out gorgeous!! I love it in white~well done! Thanks for sharing at Feathered Nest Friday!

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  19. The bed turned out very lovely! I love it in white. Great job!

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  20. Gorgeous Transformation! It goes very well with the beautiful color on the wall! Awesome!

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  21. I love how it turned out! The white is gorgeous and looks perfect! Awesome job!

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  22. YOU Rocked it girlfriend!!! BEAUTIFUL!! Im going to be doing my pine bed soon so this is wonderful inspiration!! Im your newest follower and so happy to have found you:) Please come visit me sometime and chat,thanks,Deidre~ http://simplysimplisticated4.blogspot.com

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