A Little Night Table

When I found this little night table at a yard sale about 8 years ago, it was painted black and needed some help. 

Funny enough the insides of the drawers were spotless. Light coloured wood with not a mark on them. I painted it white back then, we used it in our guest room and then it ended up in our storage room. I took it out recently, gave it a few coats of Cloud White and some wax and it looked so much fresher. The brass handles are screaming 80's but I wanted to sell it quickly and inexpensively so I didn't change them.

It sold in one day on our local online classifieds. The buyers were happy with it and we now have a bit more room in our storage area. I can hardly wait for garage sales to start up around here.

We had a great and busy weekend. I celebrated my 47th birthday on Saturday, I only FEEL 37 though ;), and we had a baby shower for my neice's new baby boy today. Lots of cake and fun family time. I hope you had a great weekend. 


  1. Happy Birthday Elizabeth! It sounds like you had a lot of celebrating today. Blessings, Pamela

  2. Happy birthday. I love the nightstand. We had a lovely weekend with our son and his 3 boys visiting then we went to our step granddaughter's hockey game where her teem came 4th in the Ontario championships.

  3. Happy birthday! Hope this is the beginning of a wonderful year for you.

  4. Love the little nightstand. Very sweet. I'm not surprised it sold so quickly:)

    Happy birthday to you.


  5. Happy birthday , make your dreams&goals come true :-)
    A little night table looks fantastic :)

  6. happy belated bday, elizabeth! i think your email notifications are coming through again--i've gotten the last 2! i put your on my sidebar-just in case:)

  7. Wow... we're the same age! Happy Birthday to you! I know what you mean about feeling like 37... or even 27... at least until I did something to my shoulder painting and it still hasn't healed :( Darn it!


  8. Happy birthday!! We are the same age. How about that? I'm just a few months older than you though. Glad to hear that you don't feel your age though. Some days I do. Ha! Garage sales are so much fun to go to. They're starting to pop up over here now too.

  9. Hi Elizabeth,
    That's a sweet little night table, I can see why it sold quickly.
    Sounds like you've had a fun weekend.
    Hugs, Cindy

  10. Happy Belated Birthday, Elizabeth!
    Hope you have a great year.

  11. Happy Birthday, birthday girl! Sounds like you had a full and fun weekend. Enjoy your birthday week. Diane

  12. Happy belated birthday, Elizabeth!

    I've nominated you for the Versatile Blogger Award, check out my April 18th post for info, and have a great night!

  13. Happy Birthday!! I love your nightstand! It looks adorable.


  14. Adorable nightstand! And happy belated birthday Elizabeth! I hope you have a wonderful year filled with sweet surprises!


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