Can you guess the source of these vintage-y lamps?
They're from Target!
Several years ago, they had a line of cool retro dorm furnishings that eventually went on mega-clearance. I think I paid around $12 each for these. I've never been a fan of the dark wood, but the shape was what sold me.
Out on the patio, they went.
This was just the first coat of four. We choose a glossy white spray paint that I thought might give them a more modern feel.
And here they are in their place in our bedroom. You can't tell by the picture, but they retained some of the wood grain texture. I don't love it, but it's certainly not noticeable until you walk up to them.
Our bedroom before:
And our bedroom in its current (not yet finished) state:
I'm excited that this room is starting to look pulled-together. Maybe that's because I threw the pile of clutter behind me for this picture.