|Last month I purchased a buffet from a yard sale. I then purchased an unfinished 36" wide door from our local home improvement store. I painted the buffet and door with high gloss paint and attached the door to the top of of the buffet with stick on velcro (incase I ever want to use the buffet for another purpose). TA DAAAAAA! A great cutting table at the perfect height. The drawers of the buffet are perfect to keep my cutting tools, marking materials, tape meaures, rulers, etc. The perfect cutting table for under $10.00. (as soon as I down load my camera, I will include a photo)
The moral of the story is . . learn to look at things with your sewing room in mind and not for which such items were originally intended.