Do or DIY

Anything’s possible with a staple gun and a vision.

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They say that one person’s trash is another one’s treasure, and I seem to be guilty of finding treasures everywhere. This time, it was someone else’s treasure hunting instincts that brought us a wonderful new addition. Continue reading

Mama got her chairs did

After woefully neglecting the Dux finds for a few years, I decided it was time for a resuscitation rally. With the help of my partner-in-crime, my brother’s sander, and a lot of patience, I slowly witnessed their rebirth.

While waiting for stain layers to dry, I dug deeper into the history of the chairs and discovered they were designed by a gentleman named Folke Ohlsson who worked on these chairs in nearby Burlingame during the late 50’s. Continue reading