Here is how the bed looked upon delivery:
It must have been stored somehwere hot - like an attic or barn - because the top coat was peeling badly.
Here is a picture after lots of sanding and primer:
And here she is after a couple coats of paint and wipe-on poly:
The color is a bit deceiving in this photo - the inside design is painted a very light gray (double-click photo to enlarge).
I love how it turned out and think this bed could be the start to an absolutely gorgeous guest bedroom! I looked online and found a source for 3/4 mattresses. And I think this wonderful bedding offered by Full Bloom Cottage would complete the look:
If you are anywhere near the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex visit my client's shop and you could take this beauty home with you!
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