One Of A Kind Bar

We came across an old 1930’s children’s wardrobe. It needed HELP! The bottom board wasn’t salvageable. The doors were really difficult to open and shut AND the most awful part…it had veneer “accents”. THEY. WERE. AWFUL. Seriously, I had no feelings for veneer before this, one way or another. I do now.


These kinds of pieces…we just love. There is something special about them in spite of their flaws. Their cute little bars in their closets that would only fit about 5 hangers, all of…

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A Bar With POWER

My husband has wanted to put lights in ANYTHING for almost a year. Finally, this vintage armoire turned bar seemed like the right piece.
This piece is mahogany and has tons of custom metal accents. It is also H.E.A.V.Y!
Here is the before pic!
The inside was close to completely gutted. The bottom was re-done so that it would fit a wine fridge perfectly! A WINE FRIDGE! The doors were removed and glass inserts were cut. Lights were installed on the top of the bar in white and color lights were…

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Red Hot Bar

I saw this furniture with these cool swirls on etsy FOREVER ago. This was something I searched and searched for it. I was SO excited. Anyway…you may or may not be aware that we are saving the world one armoire at a time by either refreshing them or converting them into bars. This one was no different.

possibility 2

This was going to be amazing painted. I knew it. What I didn’t know….was all those swirls….they are PLASTIC. There is no way to tell. Feels like…

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Wardrobe Turned Bar

On one of our regular antique mall adventures we found this beauty! What is it, you ask? Its a 1930’s antique wardrobe for children. DUH! It has 2 areas for hanging and only enough room for about 10 hangers on each side. This beautiful wardrobe had awful veneer accents. So I turned to google, the experts and learned how to take veneer off. We have sanded, cleaned up the hardware, removed the veneer and decided…wait a second, this would make a fantastic bar! So stay tuned for the after pictures once we are done with some reconstruction,…

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