A Sellers cabinet that was in deplorable condition: doors falling off, one drawer that needed to be rebuilt, the tambour (rolltop door) in pieces, and 4 or 5 layers of paint--the last one a highway-department-yellow. He never remembers to take before photos, so you'll have to use your imagination, but here is the finished product:
We had it loaded in the truck and ready to take to our booth when I posted the above photo on Facebook. And a neighbor bought it on the spot! So instead of taking it to the booth, we delivered it right here on Joe's Run. Here is how it looks after Pam finished decorating it:
And he wanted to find another one immediately to work on. We searched online with no luck but a chance visit a nearby antique mall turned up not one but THREE Hoosiers that we were able to acquire for a fantastic price--and none of them need any major work. Today Larry moved one of them into our booth at the Riverbend Antique Mall:
It is missing its side-sliding tambour doors but otherwise it's in wonderful condition. It still has the sifter, too--many of them we find have had that part removed and shelves added instead.
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