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  1. carmel says:

    Oh fun- I’m heading over right now! I’m a book worm too, and I’ll never convert to a kindle/nook. I just love the feel of a book in my hand way too much!

  2. Starlet says:

    Woah, I just went there and I’m highly impressed. Thanks for the tip!

  3. The Zhush says:

    So great, heading over as well…as I,m such a book worm too!

  4. oh I love that chair! and that little muffin

  5. I’m in love with the chair. I have a similar chair and have debated on painting in black. I think I might go for it!

    Megan

  6. Val says:

    I have a similar chair (bamboo right?) and I just tried to stain mine with a fairly dark stain, but found that the bamboo didnt take the stain evenly…. which is unfortunate! Just wondering if you have any suggestions, or what color did you paint those ones?

    • effortless says:

      The chairs are bamboo and where originally wood with staining on them. In order to get your stain to come on perfectly you would have had to have stained off the old stain completely. It’s hard to do and a lot of work.

      We didn’t want natural wood in this space so painting was our best solution. I roughed up the wood with some sand paper, used high-gloss spray paint in black, let that dry and then used gloss wipe on poly.

      It was really simple and made a world of difference.

  7. Hamptontoes says:

    The little vignette is inviting…so I’ll hope on over to her blog now!

  8. Sarah says:

    Heading over.. Oh and I luv the bamboo chair, eek.

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