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Redesigned Dresser: First Place Winner!

November 8, 2017

 

I am so honored and excited to share another award-winning redesign!

 

 

This was definitely a different aesthetic for me, but I’m more than happy to work with a client’s unique style and inspiration!

 

We used these great McCobb Mid-Century Modern Feet from TableLegs.com, so when I saw the contest announcement I thought it was worth a try!

 

The Furniture


Shawna reached out to me in hopes that I could help her with a dresser that was very special to her. It was a piece that belonged to her grandmother. In fact, her grandmother used to put Shawna down for a nap in one of the drawers when she was just an infant.

 

However, she wasn’t sure what could be done with it, as it was in “very loved” condition. There were several large burn marks from candles, lots of candle wax, scratches, missing hardware (and of course a very unique/rare piece), and a base that Shawna really disliked. But the piece was solid, and a part of Shawna’s heart. 
 

 

The Redesign


Normally, I might have done a lighter Scandinavian design with this dresser, but — between the damage and the missing hardware — we had to