How to Fix Up a Yard Sale Table

I like to go around yard sales and see what kind of furniture I can fix up. This table is for my daughter. She loves red and black.

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How to Fix Up a Yard Sale Table
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Gather together your supplies. I got this table at a yard sale. Notice the ugly wallpaper covering? Bleh.

Gather together your supplies. I got this table at a yard sale. Notice the ugly wallpaper covering? Bleh.

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I stripped the covering off until I got to the bare wood. Choose the color you want to spray paint the table and have at it.

I stripped the covering off until I got to the bare wood. Choose the color you want to spray paint the table and have at it.

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I chose black because all of my furniture in my daughter's room is black and that's where this table is gonna end up.

I chose black because all of my furniture in my daughter's room is black and that's where this table is gonna end up.

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Grab your iPod or a book and wait for the paint to dry.

Grab your iPod or a book and wait for the paint to dry.

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Get a stencil. I made this one myself.

Get a stencil. I made this one myself.

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Spray paint as many stencil designs you want.

Spray paint as many stencil designs you want.

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It got messy as time went by. Oops.

It got messy as time went by. Oops.

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I got the alphabet stencils at the 99¢ store. My daughter's name is short so it works out. Take  the painter's tape and apply it in a shape you like.

I got the alphabet stencils at the 99¢ store. My daughter's name is short so it works out. Take the painter's tape and apply it in a shape you like.

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Spray paint the crud out of it. :)

Spray paint the crud out of it. :)

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Wait for it to dry. :)

Wait for it to dry. :)

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And done!

And done!

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