How to Know if You Should Paint or Refinish – A Checklist
I scored a deal on a dresser in a little thrift shop here in town this week. I got super excited about it because I only paid $35 for the dresser AND the mirror. That's practically free! We've been doing some decorating in my daughter's room and she would love a dresser with a mirror (she doesn't have a mirror right now.) Her furniture is white and I thought this dresser would be so so so cute with a coat of white paint. I tweeted out this photo and exclaimed 'I can't wait to paint it!' and…
Chalk paint cost & why i use it - Perfectly Imperfect™ Blog
You guys know I LOVE Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. I think you know why, but I want to be sure you do. I’m not really into anything “just because.” I’m sort of a purposeful, all or nothing kind a gal. I wanted to break down the costs a little…chalk paint vs. latex costs, plus, I […]
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Dresser, High boy chest, shabby, french script, white, black, chippy, Paris, chalk paint, transfer, shabby chic, cottage chic, flea market, typography, epsteam **************************************************** Vintage five drawer chest, handpainted with chalk paint and the french script is transfered on and handpainted. It has two coats of Acrylic Poly over the paint. Distressed, vintage, complete with imperfections, character and charm. Original hardware painted black. Handpainted…
Before & After: Hepplewhite Chair
Who doesn’t love a Hepplewhite chair? With its shield back and intricate design, it can be a great centerpiece in a modern home with just a few touch-ups. A fresh coat of paint, some construction reinforcement and fresh upholstery creates the perfect addition in this before and after.Check out all of the construction, painting and upholstering steps from Your Modern Couple‘s great up-cycling post.
How to Remove Smoke Smells from Wooden Furniture
How to Remove Smoke Smells from Wooden Furniture. Odors such as cigarette smoke can seep into wooden furniture, and the smell can really linger. Many people get rid of quality furniture because of this odor. This, however, shouldn't be the case. Smokey odors can quickly be removed from the wooden furniture that ...