The original stain felt kind of 80's old and what my grandma would have — it was liveable but I wanted to refresh it. So when I sanded it down, I actually fell in love with the piece even more. We're hoping to flip the doors so that it's smooth, and no stars etched in.
We're thinking of staining it dark — like walnut or jacobean (both of which are dark colors), or even DIYing the stain and doing vinegar with steel wool. We won't do light colors because that's just not our style. The bar that we built in the dining room is white with a dark top, so we wanted to still tie that in.
What would YOU do?
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