reader's found treasure: island-turned-bar

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I turned an old kitchen island into a bar for my apartment. It was a gross wooden and white country bumpkin movable island that my parents left on the curb. I decided to schlepp it from CT all the way to my apartment in Astoria. I sanded it all down, painted it a high sheen glossy black lacquer, and bought some new knobs from Anthropologie. Now it holds wine and shot glasses instead of pots and pans. — Laura S.

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