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About 38th Street

Most people don't have a lot of money to spend on new furniture. We provide furniture tutorials & painted furniture ideas to help you refinish and repurpose your old furniture and transform them into beautiful show stopping pieces! 

Your friends will be dazzled by your stunning refinished pieces and they'll be shocked to hear how inexpensive it was to do!

Hello, new friends! We are so glad that you are here! After each visit, we hope you see the potential of your ugly, old furniture and you'll receive inspiration and ideas for your furniture projects!
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How Do I Find Furniture Makeovers & Tutorials?

Here are a few tips to help you navigate and make the most of your time!
Discover our furniture makeovers easily by clicking on "Project Alley" in our drop down menu. There you'll find a variety of fun furniture projects categorized by furniture type. (i.e. dressers, china cabinets, etc.)

CLICK HERE to see our complete library of furniture tutorials demonstrating both beginner and advanced painting techniques and DIY furniture refinishing tips!

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Would you like to see a particular painted furniture project refinished in a specific product line? Simply click "Furniture Makeovers By Paint Line" in the menu bar. Or grab your favorite snack and drink and plunk down to CHECK OUT our Top 10 Favorite Furniture Makeovers to date! 

Can't find what you're looking for? Try our "Search" box on the right hand side bar or feel free to email us at carrie@thirtyeighthstreet.com

Still with us!?...  Yay! ... because this is the spot where we get informal real fast! :)

A Few Personal Tidbits About Us!

 1. Thirty Eighth Street is a partnership. My sweet husband does the hard stuff. I do the fun furniture stuff + dinner + laundry + cleaning + ...

 2. I first discovered a love for a paint at the age of seventeen. My parents left me in charge of my siblings while they went away for the weekend. Most teenagers may have thrown a party? I gave my parent's bathroom cabinets a makeover..

 3. I don't enjoy shopping for clothes. I painstakingly grab things off the rack, bring them home, try them on and then when I have time, cart the losers back to the store to be returned. I don't switch my purses out by season and flip flops are a standard staple. If you catch me out of my comfy painting attire well, then it's a good day. Of course there's always an exception to the rule... I'm always up for furniture shopping!

4. I have a horrible memory. But, that has a perk because I can watch a movie over and over again each time like it's the first. I love lists! I often write down simple "To Do's" that I can get done quickly just so I can cross them off... it makes me feel so accomplished. ;)

5. Bring on the Beef Stroganoff, Smores & P.F. Chang's Lettuce Wraps. But not altogether. I don't do perfume, fake eye lashes or lipstick. However, I love pedi's. My favorite part of the day is at the end... when I get to snuggle with my boys and read bedtime stories in silly animated voices.

We appreciate you stopping by and invite you to stay connected to Thirty Eighth Street via FacebookTwitterInstagramPinterest. Be sure to sign up for our newsletter to get the latest furniture makeovers, tutorials, tips & tricks!

Take Care!
Carrie || Thirty Eighth Street

Carrie is the author and owner of Thirty Eighth Street. Carrie's work has been featured at HGTV, Redbook, The Huffington Post, HomeTalk, Annie Sloan, General Finishes and several popular DIY blogs. Carrie has been a judge for The Fab Furniture Flippin' Contest and is a regular contributor for Country Chic Paint. 

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