Fabulous Farmhouse Find


Vintage Metal Chair

Last year I bumped into the “Mother lode” of vintage chairs! Found three of these old metal chairs and each had a varying patina and look. Two of the chairs I kept with the weathered look.  Simply applied one coat of sealer to each chair to protect the patina. I painted the third chair in a rich nutmeg brown.  Each chair is used in different rooms throughout our farmhouse. Now, I need to go hunting for cute cushion slipcover fabric for each chair. That will be a good February project. These old chairs are really special. I have never seen any other metal chair like them and I do love their look. They really fit well with my vintage farmhouse decor. I am glad to have rescued these wonderful vintage chairs. Many a beautiful metal chair has met a rusty demise simply discarded in someones yard. As the saying goes ” Someones junk is another person’s treasure”. I love finding “treasures”.

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  1. Congratulations on your wonderful find!
    You do have a treasure there.

  2. I’m a sucker for old chairs… I have a set from my Grandmother’s farmhouse dining table. I love them, and I would have plenty more vintage chairs… if my sweet hubby didn’t pull the leash everytime I darted towards them!

    • weekendcowgirl says:

      I love old stuff! These 3 chairs are really fun and each looks different because of their patina. I am searching for material for cute slip covers right now.

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