Thursday, August 25, 2011

Ikea Rast Side Table Project- Little House Blog DIY


Aubrey and Lindsay from Little House Blog made this beauty


from this stuff.
Genius. And by genuis I mean easy.
And by easy I mean, maybe I could actually do it.  Remember, I am NOT DIY.  I am DIFM (do it for me).  I'm not ashamed.  I'm real. Ha.
I might do it for the new guest room.
Should I?
Go check out their post here.
And a spray paint version here.

(maybe I can sweet talk St. John into staining it for me, we'll see...)



(A)Old brass OR (B)burnished bronze???

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15 comments:

  1. Good luck, either way! I with ya, somethings I don't mind doing...others, I will gladly find someone to do it for me (painting walls is one of them).

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  2. I love that. I ordered the hardware but that is as far as I have gone with getting one of these beauties in my home. GO for it, sistah!!!!

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  3. One of my favourite DIYs...her end tables are gorgeous!!!

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  4. You could so do this! Those tables are gorg- I have that same hardware on a piece in my entry foyer! Mine are the shinier ones and I love them!

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  5. I love it. I want the burnished bronze hardware! I'll have to find out where they order those?

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  6. Gorgeous. Yes, I am sure you can do this. It is stunning. Hugs, Marty

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  7. Love it! You can so do that! Check out my first DIY project that I'm going to attempt! So excited!!! http://moonpiedreams.blogspot.com/2011/08/diy-project.html

    xoxo! Jennifer

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  8. Totally cute, totally fun, and totally DO-able (even if you're not a major DIY-er Shelli)!!! :)

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  9. I think you could handle it. Or if you really want to DI-hire you could always find someone who pants furniture in your area and have them do it.

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  10. You can do it, Shelli! I love this piece! I'd probably go with the burnished bronze for a shinier look.

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  11. I think it is time you tackle a project! And then guest post for my spray painting series! haha!

    Tiffany {Living Savvy}

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  12. HI Shelli,

    This is such a good idea! Thanks for sharing it!

    I really enjoy your blog, always fun, creative, and insightful. :)

    I'm a DIY girl too! I'd love to have you follow, I think you might like my stuff. (always awkward putting that out there) Either way, I'd love to get to know you more!

    -MV

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