Here she is before any tlc.
You can see that we have a little veneer issue. But overall, I felt she was a great little candidate for a patriotic makeover. First thing I had to do was pull up the American flag to make sure I did, in fact, have the right amount of stripes. I painted the base with Annie Sloan's Emperor's Silk. Then, I painted the top white. After measuring and a little math, I started taping off my stripes.