$3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover

Turn a thrifted find into something more! Like this $3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover. Perfect to add some farmhouse charm to your decor all using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint - Farmhouse White | Full Tutorial | www.raggedy-bits.com

Every now and again I stumble across a bargain! This sure was the case for this old telephone table. It was sitting underneath a larger table at my local thrift shop, looking all lonesome. Originally I didn’t see it!! I always like to do a second wander around when shopping in case I miss things! Thank goodness I did otherwise this would have been a missed opportunity to give this little gal a new lease on life. Sharing how to give a $3 TelephoneΒ Table Music Sheet Makeover which can be adapted to any table.

$3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover

Turn a thrifted find into something more! Like this $3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover. Perfect to add some farmhouse charm to your decor all using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint - Farmhouse White | Full Tutorial | www.raggedy-bits.com
Supplies needed:

  • Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint – Farmhouse White
  • Paint Brush
  • Music Sheets
  • 120 grit sandpaper and sander
  • Miss Mustard Seed Bee wax
  • Mod podge
  • Miss Mustard Seed Tough Coat
  • 1 x drawer pull – I used this one.

 

Step 1 – Β Mix up your milk paint and let it sit while you give the entire piece of furniture a sand to remove any shine.

Turn a thrifted find into something more! Like this $3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover. Perfect to add some farmhouse charm to your decor all using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint - Farmhouse White | Full Tutorial | www.raggedy-bits.com

Step 2 – Start applying the milk paint to your piece of furniture. In the case of this telephone table, I gave it 2 coats of paint letting it dry in between each coat. Once completely dry sand accordingly and apply wax to seal but NOT over the top of the table. Just the legs, drawer front and base πŸ™‚

Handy Hint

If you are a little confuzzled on the best way to distress check out my post on the best way I have found to distress.

Turn a thrifted find into something more! Like this $3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover. Perfect to add some farmhouse charm to your decor all using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint - Farmhouse White | Full Tutorial | www.raggedy-bits.com

Step 3 – Taking your mod podge cover the whole of the top of the table. Moving quickly starting at the top adhere the music sheet and work your way to the bottom rubbing to make sure that the music sheet sticks. Then using an old store card or bank card move in a circular motion to remove any air bubbles. Start in the centre and work your way out to the edges. Apply another coat of mod podge to seal. Let this dry overnight and then using the tough coat apply over the music sheet for extra durability. Add your drawer pull.

Turn a thrifted find into something more! Like this $3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover. Perfect to add some farmhouse charm to your decor all using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint - Farmhouse White | Full Tutorial | www.raggedy-bits.com

And there you have a fun way to transform something that was looking all drab and sad into something that looks like a million dollars. Plus it doesn’t hurt your bank balance πŸ™‚

Happy painting!


Turn a thrifted find into something more! Like this $3 Telephone Table Music Sheet Makeover. Perfect to add some farmhouse charm to your decor all using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint - Farmhouse White | Full Tutorial | www.raggedy-bits.com

 

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18 comments

  1. I love anything with book pages and these sheet music pages make this table perfect. I love everything about this…all the way down to the chippy milk paint.

    1. So glad you like it, Denise! Thank you so much for your sweet comment and I couldn’t agree with you more on book/music pages! I love using them in my projects!

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