I’m incredibly excited to share with you my latest treasure find – a “Rush Bench.” Now, you might be wondering, “What is that, Liz?” Well, I stumbled upon this hidden gem on Facebook Marketplace and let me tell you, it has added so much character to our home.As many of you already know, I find pure joy in hunting for unique home decor pieces and furniture from diverse sources like Facebook Marketplace, antique shops, and flea markets. I love the thrill of the hunt, the satisfaction of finding the perfect piece, and the magic of transforming it into something fresh and beautiful for our home. And my most recent adventure with the “Rush Bench” was no different. When I first saw this bench listed, I fell in love. I could see it had been well-loved, a little weary, but definitely full of potential. I knew it would make a unique addition to our cozy home and I had just the perfect spot for it – our front living room.
The “Rush Bench” is traditionally used for seating but I had a different idea in mind. Instead of using it as another seating space, I decided to repurpose it as a coffee table, adding a layer of uniqueness to our living room setting. With a few minor adjustments, a little cleaning up, and some tender loving care, the bench was transformed into a fabulous coffee table that not only served as a functional piece but also as a conversation starter.
It was simply stunning. The rustic charm of the “Rush Bench” paired beautifully with our cozy throws and cushions, making our living room even more inviting. The best part? Its distinctive appeal brought a whole new level of warmth and character to our space.Inspired by this beautiful transformation, I decided to explore other “Rush Benches” from some of my favorite retailers. It’s wonderful how these pieces can be adapted to fit your style and purpose, making your home truly unique and personal. So, for those of you looking for something special to add to your homes, I’ve put together a list of some wonderful “Rush Benches” I found online.