i love a good farmhouse table. it really anchors a space and you can take it in so many directions, style-wise. plus it actually gets better the more beat up and well.. old, it gets. that's why an aged-but-good-bones farmhouse table will always be a yes to me. and when you find one on craigslist ... and it's got a good pedigree ... that the seller must not know about ... you make arrangements to buy it asap, call B the One Man Mover, and freak dance a little in your office.
We are going to strip it down, I think, and get all raw and earthy with it. Pictures to follow, but we'll start with a little inspiration: