They said it couldn't be done!
My mom tried to convince me to not take her hideous old washstand (her words!) to my house but I was sure I could give it a new life with a coat of paint. Plus, it had my all-time most favorite attribute - it was free.
I forgot to take a "before" picture so here is a "mid-project" picture:
And here is the "after":
The drawers used to have pulls instead of knobs so I hid the extra holes inside a criss-cross...
Yup, it needs a little decor help but, hey, I'm just getting started!
I got some inspiration from these lovely dresser DIYs - so many fun ideas to choose from!