Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Chair Parade

Chairs, shmairs!  I seem to currently have a plethora of chairs to work on.  I have not been able to find much else lately that is affordable at the thrift stores, but I have found a few chairs.  What to do with them is the question.

A friend and I were previously known as the chair ladies.  When we first started selling at Farmer's Market we painted among other things, chairs--ladybug and dragonfly chairs, cherry chairs, farm chairs, rooster chairs, fruit chairs, flower chairs.  

After a few years we realized chairs were a lot of work.  They were wobbly, spindley, full of nooks and crannies to sand and paint.  But, occasionally I still enjoy a good seat (I now know what to look for in a chair and avoid ones that need repair) and pick them up when they are inexpensive.  

I thought I would parade some of my past chairs--in hopes of inspiring you and myself!

sunflower chairs

sunflower chairs
A quick chair makeover--I still have one of these I am redoing soon.
chair planter uses for wobbly chairs
wildflower chair and suitcase
chair and table set painted and recovered
Here are some more chairs that I don't think I ever blogged about:

So, as you can see the possibilities are pretty much endless.  Stay tuned to see what I come up with for my latest batch of chairs.


  1. Those are so cool. I am on hunt for chairs now -- my hubby will love that. Have a great week. Rhonda

  2. My favorite is the yellow one w' the matching side table. So cute. As is that little flower vase gizmo made out of an old potato masher. Very cute!

  3. I love the first one and the tourqoise one!!!!

  4. Oh...what creativity! Nice, nice eye candy. Can't wait to see more.


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