My wife’s new project is completed. Prepare to be amazed.
Where I live, everyone wants a mid-century dresser topped with an old-timey typewriter and a pair of mini antlers underneath an antique cloche. (I just learned that word.) So antique stores in the city are keenly aware of what they have and what people will pay for such items — a lot. So I can get a little jealous of other bloggers when I read about the treasures they’ve purchased for pennies from their country junk shop (or more probably, junque shoppe).
But when I start to feel those pangs of envy, I just remember this:
Craigslist. $30. It is possible! Even in the city!
We brought this home last summer and it has been hiding in the guest room, embarrassed by scratches and general dinginess. But now it looks like this:
Standing taller and prouder than ever, and looking worth far more than $30.
There are TONS…
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