Chocolate Pie

Chocolate Pie
Painting furniture is all the rage these days, but sometimes nothing compares to good old fashioned wood. This here is a pie safe that was Ashley’s grandmother’s. 
 She switched it around a bit to match her style. I don’t know that that faded, busted down green color was matching anyone’s style, unless they worked for the Forest Service or something. (Like MY grandma did! Hi Grandma! Oh, who am I kidding, I’m quite positive my grandma does not read this). 
 I love how she used green on the inside, not only does it complement the deep brown nicely, it’s a reminder of the pie safe’s past. Thanks Ashley!



















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8 Comments

  1. January 11, 2010 / 7:44 PM

    You are too funny! Love the makeover and I also like that she gave a little nod to the past with the green. Looks fab.

  2. January 12, 2010 / 12:19 AM

    Oh I love it and the wood looks just gorgeous. So glad they saved it. Hugs, Marty

  3. January 12, 2010 / 3:30 AM

    great job on restoring the color, yet saving the flair with the green!

  4. January 12, 2010 / 6:03 AM

    I love it! Your whole blog is great! I have to come by here more often! 🙂

  5. January 12, 2010 / 2:55 PM

    I love that makeover. Great decision to keep the green inside, that really adds punch. It’s a beautiful cabinet.

  6. Anonymous
    January 13, 2010 / 1:31 AM

    Awesome! You need to give your mother in law lessons!

  7. January 13, 2010 / 4:37 PM

    It looks stunning!

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