As I scoured Craigslist from around the whole country on www.adhuntr.com (my totally new favorite site that searches ALL of Craigslist around the country so you don't have to... genius. But I totally lucked out that it was right in my own back yard that i found success! I found a "antique/ estate liquidation/ has a lil of everything kinda guy" who was selling 4 vintage Lucite and Chrome Directors Chairs... Ill say it again.. LUCITE DIRECTORS CHAIRS! Could it be more perfect? I am so in love with directors chairs right now and even more in love with Lucite.. and of course i love anything shiny or sparkly so the chrome was right up my alley!
They need some TLC (Tender Loving Carolynn) hehehe..... but that is what I do best, re-love un-loved furniture! The pictures don't show it but the chrome is covered in rust pocking and the Lucite needs a lot of elbow grease. :) But in the words of Bob the Builder... "Can we fix it?" "YES WE CAN!"
For the handsome price of $400 for a set of 4... (A bit steep but not uncalled for for this amazing
FLITZ Metal Polish - $11-$60 www.amazon.com, NOVUS Acrylic Polish - $9 www.amazon.com, Micro Fiber Polish Cloth 36pk - $23 www.amazon.com
I will start this project tomorrow... Stay tuned as the magic unfolds :)