before and after: victorian sofa & bird wingbacks

Before-and-afters are some of my favorite posts because I think they are chock-full of inspiration. Thanks to Instagram, I have a tasty treat for you. The sofa and wingbacks you are about to see were old and raggedy but they had great LINES (make this mental note: shop for LINES, not for a squeaky clean item in pretty fabric). 

First: the old...

And now for the afters. You're going to swear I'm pulling your leg, BUT I AM NOT. These are true transformations...

Photo credit: Furbish

Photo credit: Furbish

Photo credit: Furbish

Photo credit: Furbish

Photo credit: Furbish

Photo credit: Furbish

Would you have EVER thought?!?!?! See what beauty lies beneath! With just a little creative vision, you can transform the grungy to the gorgeous.