Before & After: A Wooden Bench Goes Bright

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Over the weekend I visited a vintage furniture warehouse in Bel Air, Maryland called Ryan's Relics (thanks to a recommendation from a good friend and her husband), where I picked up this beautiful wooden bench. I love finding these around town because they make such great accents to the foot of the bed or near the front door.

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I've always loved the combination of marigold with navy blue. Plus, any type of geometric prints makes me happy. So I reupholstered the seat in a navy and white geometric fabric and painted the bench in Marigold by Rustoleum. I love how the bench transformed from being a bit demure to having a wow factor.

(Images: Nicole Crowder)

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