Tuesday, August 24, 2010

The Bookcase, Phase 1

Today I began painting our oh-so-brown-oh-so-dark bookcase.

It only took me two years to start.

I can't even explain how much better I feel about it now, even though I'm not finished yet. (Tom's not-so-pretty things are hidden behind the pictures on the bottom shelf.)

Pro-activity is so great.

Now, if I can only get up the gumption to paint the entire wall.


Here's the 'before pic.' The way, way before pic from two years ago:


Pat said...

Love the way it looks...so bright and every thing will show up so much better!
Onward girlfriend!

Tracy said...

Wow, Debra! What a difference! I love the way it looks now....so bright and clean-looking. :)

Dapoppins said...

Your white china looks nice on the dark bookcase, but since it is so dark and kinda blends into the wall it took me a minute to find the actual book case.