We've all been there -- standing in front of that piece of furniture you've been hunting for forever, only to find out your glorious find is way out of our price range. [Insert heart sinking sound here.]
Blogger Krys Melo found herself wallowing in furniture disappointment before she decided to put her penchant for reimagining furniture pieces to work. "I wanted a cocktail ottoman to use as a table and footrest, in some great color, probably tufted, with a little gold to tie in with the rest of the room. Couldn’t find it," she wrote on her blog... until she discovered this IKEA VITTSJￃﾖ table. The rest goes down in DIY-done-right history.
Check out her full how-to on her blog, Melodrama and 7 more ways to update your living room this weekend, below.
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