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The feet of this furniture looks like the tentacles of an octopus, at least to me. I'll call it the octopus nightstand. - Love, Grace

Vintage Louis XV French Style Shabby Gilt Wood Pair Chairs-antique, gilt,rococo,country,upholstered,furniture, armchairs,dining,roses, hand carved, one of a kind

For this piece, I started with one rough coat of Annie Sloan's Versailles followed by one coat of Old White. Next, I distressed all of the edges with a fine grit sanding sponge to reveal bits of the green as well as the wood grain.

In 1873 Emile Galle set up his own glass studio and a year later he took over his fathers glass and ceramics factory in Nancy.

Vintage Silver: Everyday Decorating Ideas