I know I normally post on Tuesdays and Thursdays but I couldn't wait to share this before and after!
Since Harrison came a bit early, I didn't have the rocker at the house when we brought him home from the hospital.
If you're new to the site, here's a one-liner to catch you up: Matt and I decided to refinish an heirloom antique rocker from his Great Aunt instead of popping on an upholstered glider for the nursery.
Check out this post to read more about stripping it down and painting it.
I'm checking in on this beautiful Thursday with a rocking chair update!
I'm so happy to see some blue skies today after all the snow yesterday. We ended up with right around a foot of the white stuff! I stayed inside all day organizing, relaxing, and drinking gallons of tea. It was pretty nice.
If you recall, Matt and I decided to forego our original decision to buy an upholstered nursery glider in favor of a family heirloom that his Great Aunt passed onto us before she passed away.
Do new, upholstered chairs qualify as bling in your book? Clearly, they do in mine. I'm in love with the new additions to our cozy little office, and I came upon them for free. Yes, free bling. What's better?
If you didn't know, our office started with brown pile carpeting and purple walls. Yum. Immediately upon closing on the house, we ripped up the carpet, pulled out all of the carpet nails, and had a professional hardwood refinishing company come in to sand down and refinish the floors. After that, we were left with this...