Becki Griffin's Curious Details


White Table Report

You're not seeing's another dining room post.  Remember this table? It's a good country French reproduction solid wood table I found on Craigslist.  Pretty, curvy, big.  But I wanted white! 

It's been painted Pure White with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, sanded and waxed and now it looks like this:

I also added four Henriksdal  slip covered chairs from Ikea.  They're really comfy and reasonably priced.  I love how Ikea's designs work so well with a vintage cottage look. It has saved me so much money to get the look I want.

If you're looking for something specific from Craigslist, don't forget about the Garage Sale category. I searched for "dining tables" in Garage Sales and this popped up the night before the sale with a phone number.  Sometimes things just work out. Now, if I could just find my car keys....