Marketplace: From garbage to gorgeous with a lick of paint and imagination
Ottawa Citizen

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By Megan Gillis, Ottawa Citizen, February 8, 2017

Talk about trash to treasure.

Local artisans offered their wares at a recent pop-up shop of over 100 pieces of “refreshed” furniture that showed how dated but solid pieces can be given new life with a lick of paint and imagination.

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While these attention-grabbing items plucked from the attic, thrift store or even curbside on garbage day have likely been snapped up, the pop-up shop highlighted the terrific transformations happening in basements, garages and studios.

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