Shanna had the good fortune of finding this antique five-panel door, in the perfect shade of aqua and perfectly distressed. Like, real-deal distressed. Like, found in a barn under a filthy layer of 50-year-old-barn-detritus distressed.
She sanitized it as much as possible, then turned it into you’ll never guess. Unless you guessed ‘coffee table,’ because then you are correct! Or psychic! Or already a reader of her blog! See more about this door-to-table process on her blog Restoration Redoux.
Here’s another idea if you’ve got some vintage stuff hanging around, but wish it could be more functional and less ‘pile of stuff hanging around.’ Hannah at Young and Crafty wanted to do more than display these suitcases, so she turned them into the display themselves! Suitcase shelves! Cute cute cute.
Just another one of those things that makes me wonder if our great-great-grandchildren will be nailing our wheeled Samsonites to their walls someday. Ha!