Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Hurrah for harps

The Club GW outlet near my home,
is full-
some people may even call it a big building
 full of junk or garbage-

But, remember one man's junk
 may be another man's treasure...
or in my case,
 a woman's treasure!

I recently found a coffee table that was divine-
Her coat was abit tattered and somewhat torn
but her lines were lovely- so, so lovely...


Those beautiful carved harps
on her sides
 were simply to die for-

 I needed to make her a rich black
sleek, and smooth -




I so love her-
the lines, the harp, her stature!!lol-
(I'm sounding somewhat obsessive about this table!!)
I have no space for it-
possibly a table my daughter might like in her apartment-
who knows...all I knew was- it was coming home for a bath and a new hairdo,
and that's what it got!

The most amazing thing-
the price-
at the outlet it cost
 a whopping $1.99-

YIPPEE!!

crazy, I know, but crazy true!

She's a real beauty-
Well, take care, gotta fly- Claire


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34 comments:

  1. Honest - my mouth dropped open at the price. I was already drooling over how you fixed it up. What a steal.

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  2. Get outta town! That's gorgeous :)

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  3. That is an amazing deal! And you did such a good job transforming it. You are so lucky.

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  4. Lovely transformation. Black was definitely the way to go!

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  5. I have quite a collection of Duncan Phyfe pieces with the harp design and I just love them all.

    Your table is amazing.

    I found your blog through the same party- Stuff and Nonsense, and I am a new follower.

    I enjoyed visiting-

    Laura
    White Spray Paint

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  6. I just love that beautiful table! I have a drop leaf Duncan Phyfe dining table and use it as an accent table!
    You did a great job on it too.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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  7. Amazing table and CRAZY score! I'm green. Great finished product, I love it! Found you through the Remodelholic link party...
    Tracy
    Musings on the Pretty

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  8. Great Table!! Stopped by from the ff..Have a blessed day!! Now Following.

    http://fanthefireministries.blogspot.com/

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  9. It was $1.99?! WHOA. That's amazing. It's BEAUTIFUL!

    Visiting from Serenity Now. :)

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  10. That is absolutely incredible!! What a deal and you helped her reach her full potential. :-) Thank you for sharing this gorgeousness with us at Inspiration Friday this week!
    Vanessa

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  11. beautiful! love the new black paint job. we found a similar dining table at GW a few months back. hubby vetoed the idea, but i did LOVE that table! glad you got to bring yours home! :)

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  12. Gorgeous! I just picked up the matching side tables for 3.00! They're made by Mersman OR is it a DP? Mine look identical to yours. There are what they look like....

    http://tinyurl.com/3ew4guz They still are in pretty good shape so i'm not sure if I should paint them or not :|

    Found you by clicking around "the shabby nest" btw :)

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  13. This is a beautiful table now!! Great work! Love the shape.

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  14. Good job and good deal! IT looks beautiful. Thanks for linking up at Fancy Friday.

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  15. What a great find... and a bargain! We used to call GW "the Boutique" because some of my daughters' friends would turn up their nose whenever my daughter's would mention GW!

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  16. It is gorgeous! I love the table with the harp legs and in black is fabulous! You did good my friend and what a bargain, I'm thrilled for you. Have a nice week. FABBY

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  17. That is an amazing bargain and that new coat of paint sure made a difference. Just dropping by from Keeping it Simple.

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  18. Oh how beautiful. You have done a beautiful job on it. I have the harp chairs. Lucky you to have the table. Gorgeous. Thanks for sharing. Karie

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  19. Wow what a find! Thanks for sharing.

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  20. Wow what a bargain! You did an amazing job, love the color.

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  21. Oh my goodness! I can't believe what you paid for that table! That's amazing! and you did such a fabulous job in it's makeover!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a great week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success
    http://www.jembellish.blogspot.com/

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  22. Oh my goodness! You've got to be kidding me! This beautiful gem was $1.99?! I'd be giddy all over too! You've done a marvelous job bringing her back! So gorgeous - Happy for YOU!
    Kathy

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  23. Wow! What an amazing find! It's gorgeous... Thanks for linking up to Share the Love Wednesday. Hope you'll be back this week!
    Mary

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  24. Wow, what a buy. I love its new color. I wish I could find a steal like that.

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  25. What a bargain and it turned out soo cute!! Well done! Thanks for sharing at Feathered Nest Friday! :)

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  26. I like the scalloped edge of the table. You did a great job in bringing it back to life.

    I host a party on Wednesdays that is a showcase for bloggers with less than 500 followers.... and I would like to invite you! (the linky is open now)

    xoxo BunnyJean @ BunnyJean's Decor and More!
    www.BunnyJeansDecorAndMore.blogspot.com

    I am # 141 in the Met Monday party.

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  27. it looks stunning and sleek!!! i love those harp tables, too- they are glamorous, vintage, and awesome!

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  28. What an amazing find. Love the black paint update.
    Happy new follower from White Wednesday.

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  29. A buck ninty nine? WOWSERS! Nice job!!!!

    The HARP was playing your tune THAT day, Sista!

    Visiting from Bunny Jean's Linky Party (Bunny Hop)

    ~Suzanne in IL

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  30. I just came by to say thanks for joining my Bunny Hop party.

    I also became a follower... thought I did that the other day.

    xoxo BunnyJean @ BunnyJean's Decor and More!
    www.BunnyJeansDecorAndMore.blogspot.com

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  31. $1.99? Really? Oh my goodness! You really gave this gal 'the works' and now she is truly beautiful. I would try so hard to find a place for her if your daughter can't. Lovely transformation!!

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  32. That is such a great find! Truly. and you did an amazing job transforming it. Well done! Thanks for sharing at Beach Cottage Good Life Wednesdays and adding your link

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  33. Your harp table is beautiful and such a steal! Well done! I am a new follower and would love for you to link up at my Savvy HomeMade blog party at http://www.homesavvyatoz.com/2011/08/14/blog-party-3/

    I look forward to blogging with you!

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  34. What a great table for a great price! Love how it turned out. Thanks for linking it up at Home Sweet Home!
    Sherry

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