Good Questions: How Can I Restore this Piece of Furniture?

Good Questions: How Can I Restore this Piece of Furniture?

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Maxwell Ryan
Jul 11, 2007

Hello AT,

I "rescued" this piece of furniture and it needs a lot of TLC. I could use some inspiration with the work needed to restore its vintage appeal, with a modern twist.

This piece will be broken into two different pieces when I'm done with it. The bottom will act as a separate cabinet (for TV, or entryway) and the top will act as a bookshelf/hidden storage.

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I want to strip the white paint (which is laid on quite thick) and stain it to a nice teak shade. I love the details, so I'd keep them darker than the overall stain, just to help them pop. What would be the best way of stripping her down?

Thanks! Kimber

Anyone?

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