• Home
  • Projects
  • Furniture
  • [#<Breadcrumb:0x00007f86f1439cf0 @title="Home", @path="/nation">, #<Breadcrumb:0x00007f86f1439930 @title="Projects", @path="/nation/projects">, #<Breadcrumb:0x00007f86f1469900 @title="Furniture", @path="/nation/projects/category/furniture">]

Beautiful Antique Oak Dresser

  • January 19, 2013


I was looking for an oak dresser on Craigslist and finally found this one...for $45!!! It is seriously beautiful, with paneled sides and the remainder of keyhole locks. (Yes, the owner before me put CONTACT PAPER in those gorgeous drawers!!!) I have never stained a piece before, preferring to paint...but my husband says this dresser is too gorgeous to paint over. I am a little anxious, but very excited to begin! (I need an orbital sander, but haven't been able to pull the trigger...I might have to for this project!)

Show More

Print Project

Comments (0)



Members Also Viewed

Print Options

Print Project

back to top?

Asset 1

Join RYOBI Nation

We're so glad you're here! Let's get started.

Welcome to Ryobi Nation!

Please confirm your email address.

Welcome

Let's build your project feed!

Select some categories to pick the kinds of projects that show up on your home page:


Welcome to Nation

welcome_r2 graphic
Welcome to your RYOBI Nation quick start guide, a fast and easy way to see everything that's waiting for you!
project_feed_r1 graphic
Your feed shows the latest projects from the categories you’ve selected, right on your homepage!
upload_r2 graphic
Are you working on something awesome? Upload your DIY projects today, and share with other members.
contests_r2 graphic
We award monthly and annual prizes for the best projects, worth up to $2500 in RYOBI tools! That’s a lot of hardware, and it could all be yours.
connect_r2 graphic
RYOBI Nation is a positive connection between people who are creating great things.
You can follow fellow members, like their projects, and comment to let them know they’re doing a great job.
notifications_r1 graphic
Come back to RYOBI Nation often to see what is new and to stay in touch.
If you're on a mobile device, don't forget you can add RYOBI Nation to your home screen for quick access to your project feed.

Update Image

Beautiful Antique Oak Dresser

by daffodillymeli
Jan 19, 2013

I was looking for an oak dresser on Craigslist and finally found this one...for $45!!! It is seriously beautiful, with paneled sides and the remainder of keyhole locks. (Yes, the owner before me put CONTACT PAPER in those gorgeous drawers!!!) I have never stained a piece before, preferring to paint...but my husband says this dresser is too gorgeous to paint over. I am a little anxious, but very excited to begin! (I need an orbital sander, but haven't been able to pull the trigger...I might have to for this project!)