Monday, November 28, 2011

Define: Crusty

crusty [ˈkrʌstɪ]
adj crustiercrustiest
 having or characterized by a crust, esp having a thick crust, rough

If you looked up crusty in the dictionary you would see a picture of this buffet-

This is a piece I found for a custom job. 
It is turning out so NOT crusty. :) 

PS. Does anyone else get perturbed when people leave gorgeous furniture (such as above) out in the rain and elements?


We have the regular police.
We have fashion police. 
We need some "don't leave great furniture outside" police. 

Those found guilty of such a heinous crime will be made to clamp and glue such abandoned pieces.  

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  1. I can see the potential! I'm sure you'll make it gorgeous! Can't wait to see the makeover.

  2. Great find! I love it when people leave nice pieces outside...for me to pick them

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  4. It is going to be gogeous when you are finished with it I'm sure :-) Can't wait to see the finished product!

  5. I can't wait to see the finished product!

  6. Julia, I can see the beauty hidden in that buffet, I'm sure you're going to make it gorgeous!

  7. This is going to be gorgeous!!!! So excited!

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  10. I just did a post about an antique bed I saved from a woman who was going to throw it away. She had left it out in her barn during the summer (in AZ) and you can guess what happened. I am going to attempt to bring it back to life. Good luck with your piece! I'm sure it will be beautiful when you get done with it!


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