They have been stripped, scrubbed, stained with Minwax Special Walnut and then a coat of Minwax American Cherry ......
Then two coats of amber shellac went on next.
And you can still see the stain in the corner of the chair.
They look a little gold in the photo ---- the beautiful fall sky makes everything look gold this time of year. :)
Caning has started. Honey is ready to start step 5 of 7 steps. This is a more accurate picture of the color of the wood.
And my new shades are installed!!!!
I know ... it is crazy to obsess over the correctness of window shades.
But it seems, crazy is the new normal in my life!
Don't worry .... I already have papers. :)
I didn't think I was asking a lot. I wanted a cloth roller shade. No plastic cords on the side. Just a nice old-fashioned roller shade.
And I am in love!!! Really!!!
The crocheted pull-ring truly warmed my heart.
Or maybe it was the new furnace.
Yea ..... it was the new furnace.