|photo: Eric Hylden, Grand Forks Herald 2014|
It had legs, and sweet little old-fashioned drawer pulls:
|Similar chest of drawers on Etsy|
|Vintage mid-century modern footstool|
After a few hours of sanding (yes, I resorted to a palm sander, not always keeping the round dowels perfectly round, but natural wood was my priority) and finishing it with a honey-colored deerskin from my handbag supplies, we had footstool transformation. Beforehand it was utilitarian. Now it’s in sync with all my design desires. If only it were this simple to transform a dark oak kitchen!
|Refinished footstool with the maven of chic|