Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Hello Cupcake

Actually, I think this latest dresser reminds me more of a girly layer cake.  I know this will STUN you, but I actually do have a before photo of the dresser.  Probably because it was one of the first pieces I went out and purchased specifically for the purpose of restyling and selling it.  Anyway, here it is in all it's former glory.
I never said it was a good photo, just that I actually had one.  I fell in love with it's chest on chest style, and the rather feminie wavy trim on the top.  To me it seemed like the frosting on a cupcake.  I'm guessing this piece dates back to the 40's or 50's, maybe early 60's.

This is a horrible photo, but I have to say I am just so swamped right now that I don't have time to stop and stage, or sometimes even move things outside for a phot.  See those legs in the background?  Those are projects waiting to go in the workshop.  So sorry, but here is Cupcake, or really Girly Layer Cake since I decided to add more frosting in between the drawers and on the bottom.  Wouldn't she be perfect for a nursery, or little girls room?

Here is a slightly better picture that shows her pale pink cuteness and creamy white frosting.  She is complete and will be for sale at The Prairie Pickers & Peddlers Market, Oct. 14 & 15.  Now I'm off to work on this...

and this pile...

So much to do, so little time!

Happy Hump Day!
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  1. I'm hungry now!! I love cupcakes and your dresser is beyond sweet!

  2. I'm hungry too! Way too cute! Perfect for any little girl's (or big girl for that matter!) room!

  3. Love this dresser!! It is too cute! I can't wait to see some more of those projects... you do a great job!


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