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April Furniture Refresh Challenge-I Love Broadway Table

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Today I am sharing a super fun Broadway Table that I made for my daughter. 

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Welcome to Our Crafty Mom! Today I’m once again teaming up with 5 other Bloggers for our April Furniture Refresh Challenge!

A big thank you to Michele at Shelstring for organizing this fun challenge.

The first week of each month we will be sharing furniture flips with you.

You all know how much I enjoy furniture flips, so I am completely psyched for this monthly furniture refresh challenge!

This is our second month bringing you this challenge. If you missed the first-Here is the link for the March Furniture Refresh.

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My daughter will be home from College for the Summer soon and I wanted to surprise her with a mini room makeover.

Most of her furniture she has had since she was a kid and I am updating all the pieces before she gets home.

I decided to start with her nightstand. It is a mission style table that I actually picked up a few years ago for $5 at a thrift store.  

Here is the before:

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It is a great, solid table, just not my daughter’s style. She is a Theatre/Psychology Major and loves Broadway shows.

I really wanted to do something cool to showcase her love of the Arts. I always think about a project for a few days and wait for inspiration to strike-and it did!

 Here is the after:

April Furniture Refresh Challenge

I was looking at shows that we could go see this Summer and decided to print out pictures from some of her favorite Broadway shows and use Mod Podge to collage them to the table.

First, I gave the table a good cleaning and used a mix of Americana Chalk Paint in Yesteryear and Carbon giving it two coats.

Once that was dry I cut out the pictures creating a collage that fit nicely on the top and bottom shelf.

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These are some of her favorite shows! It was tough to narrow it down, but I had to have Rent front and center, as that is her all time favorite.

This also has a lot of memories, as I took her to see Cats and Wicked. Matilda is planned for July.

April Furniture Refresh Challenge

I gave it a couple of good coats of Mod Podge to seal it. I finished it off with a little dark wax to deepen it.

I can’t wait to see my daughter’s face when she sees this. I have two large pieces I am refinishing in the next couple of weeks.

Please come back to see the reveal of those as well!

We hope you enjoyed this challenge as much as we enjoyed participating and look forward to seeing you the first week of every month for our Renew*Refresh*Restyle Furniture Challenge!

Please visit my blogging buddies below! You will be amazed at their projects!

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Here are the before images. Are you ready to see what these talented ladies created? Click on over to the links below for the reveals!

Don’t forget to come back the first Wednesday of every month for our Renew*Refresh*Restyle Furniture Challenge!

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Wednesday 17th of April 2019

[…] April Furniture Refresh Challenge – Broadway Table from Michelle […]

Lynn Spencer

Monday 6th of March 2017

Hey Michelle, what a fantastic idea! You could apply this idea to so many 'keepsakes'. I am sure that your daughter loves it and the thought behind it.

Thanks for sharing.

Hugs, Lynn


Monday 6th of March 2017

WOW, this is too cute! I didn't see Wicked yet but can't wait to go.


Tuesday 26th of April 2016

[…] College in May for the Summer and I wanted to surprise her with some updates. So far I shared her Broadway Table and her Refinished Dresser. Of course, I am horrible at surprises, so the second I finish […]

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Monday 18th of April 2016

What a great idea and project to make for your daughter who studies Theatre! I'm sure your daughter will absolutely love it! Thanks so much for sharing at Sweet Inspiration #2!! Have a lovely week!


Tuesday 19th of April 2016

Thanks for taking the time to comment and hosting. Have a great day!

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