OFS All Stars Project: Modern Gossip Bench

Do you remember when telephones were anchored to the wall? That race to pick up the ringing receiver before the person on the other end gave up? Do you remember when calling someone required patience because you had to wait for the rotary to come back around just to dial the next digit? This gossip bench does. (And so do I!)

Photo Credit: Jamie Solveson of JamieLaurenUpholstery.com

Photo Credit: Jamie Solveson of JamieLaurenUpholstery.com

But even though this thing was around long before cordless phones, Razors and iPhones, Colorado-based Jamie Lauren Upholstery was able to guide it into the 21st Century — while maintaining its vintage feel.

Photo Credit: Jamie Solveson of JamieLaurenUpholstery.com

Photo Credit: Jamie Solveson of JamieLaurenUpholstery.com

She used a bit of gray paint and some Joel Dewberry Sparrows Vintage Yellow fabric.

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What do you think? I think she nailed it. Again.