This is how I've spent the past few Saturdays (click on the pics to go to Flickr for more info):
You know? It's a hell of a lot of work, but this is the second piece of furniture I've rehabbed over the past year and... I kind of like it. I can see this being yet another hobby down the line. Way down the line. When I have the house with the greenhouse and conservatory (greenhouses are for gardening, conservatories are for indoor plants like orchids.. in my mind, anyway) and the big yard and garden and maybe a few animals. See what reading Mother Earth News will do to you?