June 1, 2015
Upon moving into our home we quickly realized that we could buy a new car with the money we wanted to spend on furniture. With being first time homeowners we came with very little furniture and all of a sudden had an entire home to fill. Of course, this would take place a little bit at a time.
The living room was our first priority because of it being the common living area. I fell in love with an entertainment center at a local furniture store but it was going to set me back almost $3,000. I quickly walked away from that piece of furniture while picking my jaw up off the floor after seeing the price tag. That is when I decided to re-create what I saw in the furniture store by shopping my local thrift stores.
I had my mind set on finding a dresser that could easily be transformed into an entertainment center. For $70 at a local thrift store, this was my steal of a deal: