Zested patio furniture!

Well it took me quite awhile but I finally managed to finish my patio project!! As many of you know we moved about 2 months ago, our new house has a great backyard patio with an awesome view- but my furniture and space desperately needed some zestin’. I went on a hunt for how to re-upholster patio furniture and found it be expensive due to the special outdoor material I needed but also- let’s be real, I am not a big fan of sewing. GAsP! I know, I just am not one to get too excited about it- lammmeee. But with that in mind, my prayers were answered when I came across a SCORE at a garage sale down the street. But first the “before”….

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Notice how some of the furniture is black, some brown and some grey? All those chairs are torn, no bueno….

And now for my amazing deal, I scored this entire set for $80.00! That included….

  • 5 chairs
  • 1 coffee table
  • 2 rocking chairs
  • 1 loveseat

But because it was used and a little run down, I wanted to spray paint the metal to give a clean and new fresh look! So off to 2 Home depot’s and Lowes to gather  A TON of spray paint cans. My color choice? Rustoleum Hammered “bronze”

*tip, get the easy spray grip handle so you can go at angles and your hand won’t kill by the end of the project!

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While those are busy drying, let’s move onto my little gardening corner….potting bench idea anyone? grab an old door, barrels, and a pallet!

34Okay ready for the transformation of the patio? (p.s. i got these cushions on sale at Dixieline Lumber -Score!)

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I think the patio is my new favorite place in the house, I am currently sitting outside on my comfy love seat as I write this 🙂 Happy Zesting

~Sam

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