I was thrift store shopping before thrift store shopping was cool.
That sounds just like a song.
And my favorite part about the whole thrift store shopping this…..
….is the thrill of the hunt.
There’s nothing like it.
When you are a thrift store shopper…..hope always springs eternal.
You sift through random tea cups and old clocks and swag curtains from 1970 and blue ducks wearing straw hats…..
….and you almost give up hope.
Until suddenly….the skies part and the sunshine pours in and as twenty-seven angels sing the Hallelujah Chorus…..and you find it.
An IT like this small dresser I recently found for only $2.50. It was dark brown and dingy with extra dings and dents and spider webs thrown in free of charge.
And here’s how I transformed it into a striped dresser with a little paint and FrogTape®. Continue reading