Sunday, August 18, 2013

Letting Go

Today was such a bittersweet day for me.  You see, today I sold the very first thing that I ever painted.  To date, it's still my most favorite piece.  You just may see a dresser, but to me, it's so much more.  It was the beginning of something that I became so passionate about. 

I don't have a picture of the before.  I never in a million years thought that I would document the furniture that I painted. I was just trying to find a hobby.

 The sale kinda happened fast, so I only got to snap a few pictures before the buyer arrived.




When we made the big move, we went from 2500 sqft. to 1500 sqft.  Unfortunatly, we didn't have room for a lot of stuff. There was no place for the dresser to go.  I decided that I would try to put it on the back patio, but it was just getting ruined out there, so I put it on Craig's List.  I got a text that day saying the buyer wanted to look at it.(insert sad face)



 




 
 














The second my dresser left, I had seller's remorse.  I know that it went to a good home, so that made it a lot easier.  I'm just glad that someone else gets to enjoy it!

XOXO
Wendy

4 comments:

  1. It is a lovely piece. I have had seller's remorse a few times but when it comes down to it I remind myself that I just didn't have room for it or in most cases the money the sale generated was very welcomed for other projects or bills.

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  2. So beautiful! Your buyer is lucky to have it! I popped over from Inspire Me Please-- thanks for sharing!

    ~Abby =)

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  3. I understand how you feel. I used to feel that way but now I switch things out often. It's actually kind of fun now!

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