Back in 1977 a Sylvania 25" color console TV would set you back a whopping $530. Adjust for inflation, that would cost us $1,840 today*. Ouch. Next time you see an old console TV, keep that in mind and then think of these makeovers.
Cool blue and a center shelf make this makeover irresistible.
Erin turned her old TV into a new doggie bed.
This MCM model was converted into a home bar:
Okay, all of these were cool, but my favorite is this conversion, which also went from TV to bar. Check it out:
The maker tiled the top and inserted a wine bucket for chilling.
LED rope lights were added into the interior, which, when the red velvet curtains are closed (via a proper mechanical 'pull string'), give the bar a very theatrical look. No 'before' on this one, I'm afraid, but to read more about the project, visit Alpine Butterfly.