Repurposed Antique Furniture into Photo Displays

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Unique photo displays are my favorite thing to make
and if you are looking for an easy and almost free project
to do then this one is for you...

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This photo holder was created from a found piece of a broken table... Beautiful antique furniture pieces are hard to let go of...

Repurposed Antique Furniture Photo Displays www.homeroad.net

To create this one of a kind photo display I removed the leg, sanded and painted the apron, then gave it coat of clear wax.

See, I told you it was easy!

Repurposed Antique Furniture Photo Displays www.homeroad.net

I used screws and a thick black wire I found at Home Depot
to stretch across the length of the piece then clipped on pictures.

Repurposed Antique Furniture Photo Displays www.homeroad.net

It looks great here hanging on a chalkboard wall and
there is nothing to it. It is a project that even the beginner can do.

Repurposed Antique Furniture Photo Displays www.homeroad.net


Repurposed Antique Furniture Photo Displays www.homeroad.net

Here is another version using the broken back of an antique chair...

Repurposed Antique Furniture Photo Displays www.homeroad.net

This one was again painted, distressed with sandpaper, then
waxed with clear wax. The screws are placed on each end and in the center of the chair back. 

Repurposed Antique Furniture Photo Displays www.homeroad.net

Both of these broken antique furniture pieces 
were headed for the trash. 

A little paint and they are now repurposed and gorgeous!

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8 comments

  1. Pretty pieces, Susan! Creative use for them, too.

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  2. Great idea! I especially love the one made from the broken table! Thanks for sharing!

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  3. What someone else would see as debris, you take and create ART. Kudos
    La Verne@hopeandsalvage

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  4. I love this idea Susan! Of course, I'm thinking how gorgeous it would be to hang necklaces from! :) Thanks for sharing.

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