Wednesday, July 20, 2011

More Yellow!!!

Hi Bloggerettes!!  I'm still on the yellow painting kick.  No bare furniture escapes my mad paint brush and itchy fingers.....

Found this tray table like this....kinda boring, but it had potential.
I almost forgot to take a "before" picture, that's why there is paint on the bottom.


A lot of yellow paint, some mocha glaze and sore knees and voila!


I also used a rubber stamp with some french epherma...


Speaking of voila!  Get a load of this gal....baby's got back, oh yeah!

Found her just like this and thought about painting her. Maybe stenciling her seat, but then decided she looked pretty good just the way she is.....


She really likes my burlap and lace pillow.


Okay, that's it for now.
I'm working on some other projects that I hope to share with you soon.  Everyone stay cool and keep those ideas and inspiration coming!!!

I want to welcome all my new followers too.  I hope to get around to each and everyone of you soon.

~~hugs~~

Sissie





37 comments:

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Since yellow is one of my favorite colors, naturally I love the table. It looks fabulous and the chair is absolutely stunning. You do find the most amazing things. Hugs, Marty

Shelia said...

Hi Sissieness! Oh, I love your little table! I've seen one like it but I love it and it looks wonderful painted yellow! The chair is gorgeous! You're having too much fun.
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Great table, Sissie! Love the shape to it! I love the yellow you are using. It's not an "in your face" yellow and I could see this fitting in with my house. Great chair. LOL at the "baby's got back"! It is a very pretty chair and I'd probably have to think about doing anything to it myself.

NanaDiana said...

Sissie- I am LOVING that yellow you are using. It is a deep cream and not bright at all. It is just gorgeous! And that chair? OH MY! Love that too! xo Diana

Karen said...

Love that table and the chair is gorgeous too. I'm loving all of your great transformations.

Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said...

Sissie, loving that creamy yellow and I know what you mean about sore knees. Sometimes it is hard to get up. That chair is gorgeous, but I would probably paint the wood if I owned it.

Nancy said...

Sissie,
I swear, you are busier than a one-legged man in a butt kickin' contest! That table is super cute. Good job!

Hugs,
Nancy

Atelier de Charo said...

Hi Sissie, love that beautiful table, the new color, a lovely transformation!

Hugs
Charo

Low Tide High Style said...

Sissie you are always doing something fun! I love the yellow paint, it's so summery!

Kat :)

A Vintage Green said...

The soft yellow is great. Love your header.

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

I want that table!! LOVE IT! Martina

Linda @ A La Carte said...

Love the tray table and the color is perfect. Now that chair, wow, just perfect as is! Good Job Sissie!

Hugs, Linda

Tynk said...

That table is awesome! I love the 3 tiers on it. Great job! And, you're right, as much as I love a good paint job.. that chair is gorgeous as is!
Sherri

Peggy said...

I really love the yellow and am thinking of painting a couple of my new projects this colour - thanks for the inspiration Sissie!
Peggy

The Polka Dot Closet said...

Sissie,Sometimes it is hard to leave something alone like the chair, love the pillow and what a great idea to stamp a french graphics...I'm gonna copy that!

Carol

Crystal Rose Cottage said...

That shade of yellow is looking good! Something new and different! The chair looks great especially with your pillow on it!~Hugs, Patti

Cindy said...

Ok Sissie, time to give it up, what in the heck is the name of that yellow!? It's like the perfect yellow, not too green, not too red...
And the table was just blah, and now it's adorable of course...

Cindy

Barbara Jean said...

Beautiful chair. Nothing to change.

And LOVE the mellow color of your little shelf you painted.

blessings
barbara jean

Riet said...

HI Sissie, Oh I love that traytable, Don't think I ever saw one and it looks great in yellow. I love the china on it. That chair is lovely as it is and I adore that pillow, Such a good idea that lace on it,'Have a nice day

Sares said...

Pretty table, it has a really unique shape. I'm loving the yellow and that chair is dreamy. I may not paint mine right away. You know, the case of the cobblers children not having any shoes...

I don't have much to paint for Jazz right now other than an end table and a few chalkboards which I finished tonight. I've been working on a dresser for my niece and a nightstand for my sister. Both white, although I may add something to the dresser. The family better get me while I'm available, especially since I don't charge them!

Sezoentje said...

Oh, the traytable is a beauty! It looks great in yellow!
Love from belgium,
Sonja

Chubby N Chieque said...

OH!!! WOWOOOOWIIIEEE...

Love your style. Very friendly in my eyes.

Visit my blog in Stockholm to win Marty's giveaways.

/chie

PⒿ @ $ € € ₦$ ₣®0₥... said...

The little table is just perfect for your living room, isn't it?

And I'm so glad you left the chair as is! What a find!

Kate@TwentySixToLife said...

What a neat piece. Love the color.

Robin said...

Great job on the table. I think I need a chair like that one in my house!

FLOWERSHOPGURL said...

Hi Sissie, I love the color you used to paint your table, it looks fab! And that chair is perfect the way it is. I hope you have a great day!
Hugz,
Kim

CollectIn Texas Gal said...

Hey SissieGal....Just stopping by for a SissieFix and boy did I get one with that Table and CHAIR....love the Trapunto design on the back...great piece. And if I had room, I'd want that Table...okay I want it even if I don't have room....I'd make room. It's so neat with the tray! Your blog is great....love visiting...it's such a cool place.

Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

My dream used to be to have a space like yours in our local Antique shop just across from the Mission Inn here in Riverside, California. It won't happen now as I have lost my zest for working...still when I see the things you do it washes over me once again.
I tend to overcrowd my home I think...and a little corner would help me turn things over...my shed is FULL, FULL, FULL!
What a sweet chair..very charming!

Okio B Designs said...

Oooooh love the yellow! And your baby got back comment has me cracking up over here! Oh Sissie! ;)

Jeanine

Suzann said...

Hi Sissie!!
I just love that chair and yes she does have a great back :-)
Thanks for stopping by and leaving your sweet commemt, I thought I saw the crystal crown on someone's blog thank you!! I saw it on your blog and then found it at Tuesday Mornings.
You are busy girl with all that painting, I haven't been painting outside it is just too hot!!
Enjoy your day!!
Suzann ~xoxo~

Sherry @ No Minimalist Here said...

Hi Sissie, Great job on the table and it turned out so cute. Love the chair too!
Hugs,
Sherry

BeautifulDees said...

I love yellow so happy and warm...I love your darling blog. We call my little grand daughter Sissy but her real name is Autumn.
Love,Debbie

Burlap Luxe said...

Hi Sissie,
Thank you for all the visiting you do at my place and I soooo! emjoy the beautiful comments'
I would love to camp out with you for a good week and paint our hearst out :)

See you soon new friend!
xx
Dore

Barb~Bella Vista Cottage said...

Sissie, the yellow is delicious!!!! I love it and the lace pillow. Totally yummy!

Barb ♥

Ann from On Sutton Place said...

I wouldn't have changed the chair either...and the table came out terrific. Loved the whole post.

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Sissie,
Love the table!! Great redo!! May I ask where you purchased the mocha glaze?
And the chair and pillow are just divine!!

Hugs,
Debbie

The Summer Kitchen Girls said...

We agree Sissie...that yellow is the perfect touch...so soft & summery...ahhhhh! The cats are a hoot by the way! Looking forward to those suitcases....can't wait to see what you are doing with them - I've got 4 down in my basement awaiting brilliant ideas....!!!

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