Stately Side Tables for Sale in Oahu- CeCe Caldwell Vermont Slate

February 15, 2013

I found these two solid mahogany antique side tables at a Salvation Army.  They were marked half off because nobody wanted the poor dears.  They were a bit beat up and missing all of the hardware except for one lonesome knob.

side-tables-beforeI thought that since these tables were mahogany, antique, and stately looking that they deserved a stately makeover.  I also wanted to try CeCe Caldwell’s Vermont Slate.  I painted one thick coat of Vermont slate on both tables, let it dry, wet distressed them and then sealed with dark aging wax.

cece-caldwell-vermont-slate-upcycle-antique-gold-clear-wax

I like that the rich color of the tables shows through.

cece-caldwell-vermont-slate-upcycle-antique-gold-clear-wax-closeI replaced the knobs and used antique gold rubb n’ buff.  I’m really into gold lately!

cece-caldwell-vermont-slate-upcycle-antique-gold-clear-wax-drawerThe tables are solid mahogany with interlocking joints.  No nasty particle board here (just ask my husband who lovingly hauled them back and forth for me – these guys are heavy, solid wood).

The tables are 22 1/2′ W, 30″ D and 21″ T.

Interested in buying these stately side tables?  Contact me at mydearolympia@gmail.com.  See my other custom furniture refinishing projects here.  Looking for furniture in Oahu?  See my currently for sale page. Thank you!

 
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