Better After - found this blog today which features the "Best of Your Before & Afters"...pics, descriptions & stories from followers on DIY transformations of home decor, furniture & entire living spaces. Some are easy inexpensive day projects & others more costly major remodels. If you're looking for inspiration & information on DIY design or decorating makeovers, this mom of 3 from Phoenix seems to have a passion (& good eye) for all things before & (better) after...and her followers too.
How to restore an old trunk.
Supplies for restoring Antique Trunks
How to Get Odor Out of Old Trunks
Old trunks can be both decorative and functional pieces in your home. These large pieces of luggage were used to carry people's belongings as they traveled long ago. As trunks gave way to smaller suitcases, trunks eventually became functional collectibles. As with to any old item that has been sitting in storage for years, an old trunk can contain...
Restored steamer trunk - I have one very similar to this. Refurbished by my husband's grandma as a Christmas present for me. The last one she did before she passed away.
Trunk Redo I have a nearly identical before trunk I'm thinking different col...
DIY painted old trunk step by step
I painted the entire piece with two coats of Chalk Paint Decorative Paint® by Annie Sloan in Paris Grey and accented the wood slats with Old...great idea.
How to clean up a musty trunk by recovering the inside of it. Step by step tutorial by Jenni of Roots and Wings Furniture.
Recreate: recycled furniture
Cool way to reuse an old trunk. I like that it's leather, makes it look so classy!