French Linen Dresser
I came across this beautiful dresser at a yard sale a few years ago. Her paint and finish were a mess but everything else was in great shape. This piece is from the Touraine Custom Collection by Drexel (circa 1950's to 1960's). To date, she's my favorite yard sale find and I was glad to finally work on her. I was really excited to buy another color of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint too. French Linen was the color I chose to go with. I painted the shell of the dresser in French Linen. For the…
Feeling Navy Blue
I'm always on the hunt for a great piece of furniture to makeover. I've mentioned before that I'm constantly searching Craigslist looking for something special. A few weeks ago I was lucky and found a wonderful dresser that I had to have. I sent the Hubby to pick it up and while he was out he texted me to tell me it was a great piece. That's how you know it's good, when the Hubby says it is! When I buy a piece of furniture I look at it for a bit and think about what I want to do. I try very…
10 Tips for Painting Furniture Like a Pro - Lovely Etc.
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How to: paint furniture with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint
Are you tyring chalk paint for the first time? Don't miss these Tips and Tutorials for Painting Furniture with Chalk Paint at Mrs. Hines' Class
How to Shabby Chic your dark furniture
Turning this standard kind of new bedroom furniture with a dark mahogany finish into a shabby chic set is what this post is about today~ I start with Old White Chalk Paint®. Well actually, I scuffed it up first with a sanding block as this finish was super shiny. Then I wiped it down and started painting. I always paint around the hardware first if I am going to paint the hardware~if you are removing the hardware to keep the original finish you will find it easier~ but in this case I will be…
Shabby to Chic Designs: a great website for furniture tutorials and inspirations - love the colors!
Shabby to Chic Designs: a great website for furniture tutorials and inspirations - love the colors! by tina66 on Indulgy.com
How to Weather Wood - Cherished Bliss
Make new wood look OLD with this tutorial on how to Weather Wood. This is a great process to use when you want that reclaimed look but are using new lumber!
My Favorite White Paint For Walls- Part 1 — Benjamin Moore's Simply White, White Dove, Decorator's White, Chantilly Lace Review
How to Paint Tile - Easy Fireplace Paint Makeover
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DIY - Repurposing a Buffet or Dresser as a Bathroom Vanity: Part 2
DIY Repurposing a Buffet or Dresser as a Bathroom Vanity: Part 2