7 Common Mistakes Made Painting Kitchen Tables - Painted Furniture Ideas
Kitchen tables get hammered over time. Whether you have little kids digging in their forks into the table, or just host of dinners with platters scraping the top, the table gets abused. Eventually, most DIYers think of repainting their kitchen table. It is cheaper than purchasing a new table, and the best part: you get...Read More
Refurbished Craisglist Kitchen Table With Annie Sloan Chalk Paint
I purchased this sad table, just aching for someone to love it and give it new life, from Craigslist. After sanding down and re-staining the top a rich espresso and painting the base with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint...she is a beauty!!
Old Fashioned and practical, wardrobes provided storage for clothing in the days before large walk in closets. On the smallish side, this vintage armoire may have been built for a child, and needed a fresh look...... Read More
Always a Favorite | Colorways with Leslie Stocker
a This weekend I was working on this chest of drawers for a friend of mine, when my husband walked by and said, “Didn’t you paint this same piece last week?”. The truth is I did paint a similar chest in a similar color scheme just a few days before I started on this... Read more »
A Week with Segreto! • Segreto Finishes
Hi All! One of my favorite shares is showing you all what we have been painting around town. I hope you enjoy as you follow my week! I’ve always been obsessed with all the different hand-painted designs we do that are inspired by the hand-screened...
One Day Painting with Chalk Paint Makeover | Lost & Found
One Day Painting with Chalk Paint Makeover: See how using chalk paint can give any old chest an incredible new look in just one afternoon.
Annie Sloan Chalk Paint lovers: Here is my extended colours range
Just finished editing all the pictures for today’s post, what a job! This post is most interesting for those who love Annie Sloan Chalk Paint (ASCP), and also for the few that think the colour char…
Finishes I Love
Finishes I truly love are layered, and a bit imperfect. I gave this little frame much more character with layers of white and grey, with a touch of blue. I added the watered down blue around the center, and wiped it back. The frame from my last post has slightly different coloring, but see how nice they look next to each other? A while back I showed you a bunch of small baskets I picked up at an estate sale. This is what I did with one of them. I gave it layers of grey, and watered down…
Layering with Chalk Paint®
Color Wash of Pure White over Color Wash of Greek Blue over French Linen. Soft Clear Wax to finish. Please visit my new website www.rachelpugliese.com for more on Chalk Paint® I use layering techniques quite often in my painting as I like the look of a worn patina, like the piece has been painted over the years and the paint has worn gently off. I have found that using Chalk Paint® is so much easier to use than with other paints to get this look. There are several methods you can use, I…
Vintage Dressing Table | Colorways with Leslie Stocker
I have a really small foyer with only two spots to put furniture. Because there is no coat closet, one of the spaces is used for this armoire. That leaves the wall you see above for the only other piece of furniture I can squeeze in. I found this walnut dressing table several... Read more »
A Painter in Your Pocket: Painting Furniture - Evolution of Style
A Painter in Your Pocket: Painting Furniture - a step by step guide to giving furniture a facelift
~ How to Create a Beautiful Antique Look with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint ~ Blues - Wet Distressed & Waxed
DIY How to Paint Furniture. Distressing . Annie Sloan Chalk Paint . Distressed Blues. by The Decorated House. Donna Courtney
6 Great Paint Colors for Kitchen Tables - Painted Furniture Ideas
We’ve rounded up the best of the best paint colors for kitchen table so you can paint with confidence knowing that you’ll absolutely love the finished product.
Differences between Annie Sloan’s “Grey” Chalk Paint® Colors
Which "Grey" Chalk Paint® Should I Get??? If you order paint on-line, it can be a bit intimidating since colors may look differently on your monitor (especially depending on the quality of it.) I