DIY Restoration Hardware finish. Craigslist table: stripped, sanded, bleached (I used a deck bleach), liming wax, glaze (two coats), clear wax. Lots of work, but I'm loving the weathered gray finish! However, I did break down --- the chairs are from RH ;)
DIY Restoration Hardware finish. Craigslist table: stripped, sanded, bleached (I used a deck bleach), liming wax, glaze (two coats), clear wax. Lots of work, but I'm loving the weathered gray finish! However, I did break down --- the chairs are from RH ;) by Brborder on Indulgy.com
Spotlight Saturday Top 10 - Classy Clutter
This weeks link up party was great. I hope everyone is getting ready for Halloween and everyone has the perfect costume. Check out my TOP 10 list… DIY Backdrop Hand Painted Table Halloween Party Ideas 3 Ingredient Pumpkin Cookies Cute Finished BenchRitz Cracker ChickenGrain Sack Dresser Halloween Bats GarlandFrightful Front Porch Boo Pumpkin with Witch Hat Thanks everyone for linking up keep up the good work!
Distressed Lamp Black Hutch
This beauty was refinished with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint by Neat & Navy Blue. How much do you love this!? Find your favorite GF products at Rockler, Wood Essence, Klingspor, Amazon, or Lee Valley in Canada. NOTE: Woodcraft stores carry all of GF’s retail and professional line EXCEPT Chalk Style Paint. You can also use your zip code to find a retailer near you at http://bit.ly/1pEtZMu.
Layering Paint on a Dresser
Have I told you that I am having the time of my life? My plan when the children got older was to be able to get back to my creative side. I have always been creative but I mean doing it for me. On my time, and what I love to do. I have been blessed with people that like what I do so I have been able to make a living from it too. I do all sorts of things from design work to painting on canvas. Of course I have this blog and I paint furniture too. Now I have the store that goes by the same…
Annie Sloan chalk Paint: Another Beautiful Before and After Table
Annie Sloan Chalk paint Before and After. Yesterday I showed you a couple of before and after projects that my friend Marian painted, and today I want to show you my favorite one that that she has painted lately. This little table was sort of shabby looking to begin with and was purchased at a garage sale. Marian has had this for awhile now but she said that she just did not know what to do with it. So after perusing the Internet she found this graphic of an old candy label I think she said…
I love to paint furniture. I really love to hand paint it also. Like my Audrey Hepburn Dresser, Butterfly Table and French Tea Cart to name a few. When I bought this little vintage round table I was going to paint a clock face on it, instead I went nautical. It didn't start out this way. It was a dark stained table. I painted it white for a base coat. I wanted some of the white to come through when it was distressed. I started with my projector but soon found that the circles didn't fit…