Tuesday, September 13, 2011

2nd Time Around: Estate Sale Wicker for the Front Porch!




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Last weekend I went to an estate sale held by a lady that has a booth at one of the flea markets I’m associated with. She was having a sale on her mother’s estate, and had these fabulous wicker chairs and rockers. I bought all four for a great price! They are in mint condition….but they are grayish in color. I am going to spray paint them either white or possibly black so they will blend in better on the front porch. Then I plan to look for fabric and have the cushions recovered. We have a long narrow front porch, and they fit perfectly!

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We did have wood rockers on the front porch, and sold them over a year ago, and I’ve been on the lookout for porch furniture since then.  Hopefully this new purchase will inspire me to fix up the porch so we can enjoy our beautiful lake view!

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Dragonfly Treasure said...

Love the chairs...and they're rockers!! How cool, lucky you!

Anonymous said...

Thank you so much for hosting.
I love wicker on the porch. Rockers, even better. I think look for the fabric you like first, then decide which color to paint chairs.

pam said...

Hard to decide on which color...I always go with whichever would show dirt less when it comes to stuff like this ;-) Can't wait to see your finished product!

beckyp said...

Im a new follower Those are some great chairs