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Yes you can use chalk paint right over stain! No priming or sanding required. Learn how I transformed this stained credenza with french blue shark fin chalk paint from Valspar. Learn how to create the custom glaze I used to create more depth and dimension. #chalkpaint #frenchcountry #paintideas

Yes! You Can Use Chalk Paint Over Stain

Yes you can use chalk paint right over stain! No priming or sanding required. Learn how I transformed this stained credenza with french blue shark fin chalk paint from Valspar. Learn how to create the custom glaze I used to create more depth and dimension. #chalkpaint #frenchcountry #paintideas

If you hate your old kitchen, this is the best thing you'll see all week

Subway Tile Backsplash Step-by-Step Tutorial: Part One

If you hate your old kitchen, this is the best thing you'll see all week

BEFORE & AFTER: My Thrifted China Cabinet Makeover | Thrift Diving Blog

BEFORE & AFTER: My China Cabinet Makeover Using Beyond Paint

BEFORE & AFTER: My Thrifted China Cabinet Makeover | Thrift Diving Blog

How to install Peel and Stick Glass Tiles yourself. DIY kitchen renovation. Tutorial on how to cut peel and stick glass tile. Kitchen glass tile backsplash. Farmhouse kitchen.

Installing Peel and Stick Glass Tiles

How to install Peel and Stick Glass Tiles yourself. DIY kitchen renovation. Tutorial on how to cut peel and stick glass tile. Kitchen glass tile backsplash. Farmhouse kitchen.

How to paint laminate furniture in 3 easy steps! LOVE this! One of the easiest tutorials on Pinterest!

How To Paint Laminate Furniture in 3 Easy Steps!

When we moved into our house a few years back, we had two hot pink couches and a mattress on the floor. That's about the time I began finding old thrift store furniture and painting it...and out of necessity, a hobby was born. Now three years later, I've painted and repurposed tons of furniture, and my entire house is furnished with my finds. This aqua blue dresser is one of my favorites. Enjoy! Last week some friends were moving and they gave me a bunch of furniture from their basement. It…

This being a gorgeous piece to begin with, I only wanted to change the color, and not get in the way of the beautiful grain and structure. So I treaded lightly with the paint, using Classico chalk from Pure & Original. A combination of light layers

A Stunning Blue | Colorways with Leslie Stocker

It’s easy to look at each new piece and think it’s your favorite, but I never expected to absolutely fall in love with a paint finish. I’ve been painting so long, I usually know the direction I’m headed. This being a gorgeous piece to begin with, I only wanted to change the color, and not get in the... Read more »

SOLD Vintage Buffet Painted Dark Grey with Dark Stained

SOLD Buffet Painted Gray, Vintage Charcoal Gray China Cabinet, Painted Sideboard, Entertainment Center, Entryway, Dining Room, Stained Wood

This is sold This is an example of a custom order. If you are seeking a certain style or color cabinet, I seek it out for you and design to your liking. This stunning buffet was hand painted a dark gray and the top was stained a very dark Java brown to create an elegant but masculine statement piece that demands attention. Can be done in any color or finish. Shipping rates may vary depending on your location. Contact me with your info for an exact quote.

I've been redecorating my dining room but doing so on a very tight budget. Like $100 budget. I can't wait to show you the before and afte...

Grosgrain

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Whitewashing give a piece a farmhouse style or cottage style fell. There are many versions out there, here is the basic technique I use for whitewashing.

7 Tips to Whitewash Furniture - Painted Furniture Ideas

Whitewashing give a piece a farmhouse style or cottage style feel. There are many versions out there, here is the basic technique I use for whitewashing that will last and look beautiful.

DIY Space Saving Hacks - Pinterest Predicts the Top 10 Home Trends of 2016 - Photos

DIY Space Saving Hacks

Another stylish solution: a skirted table provides extra surface area, can be used as an incognito desk, and creates a place for under-the-radar storage.

Jackie's Stylish Upper East Side Studio — Small & Stylish House Tour All-Stars

Jackie’s Stylish Upper East Side Studio

Name: Jacqueline Clair Location: Upper East Side, New York City Size: Approximately 400 square feet Years lived in: 3 years; Rented If you take a peek at New York City blogger Jacqueline Clair’s Instagram account you’ll see plenty of images that are well-composed, colorful, chic, and fun. The same could be said of her Upper East Side studio. Her taste reads clean and polished, with touches of whimsy and romanticism.

Caviar Style Vintage Dresser Makeover - Salvaged Inspirations

Caviar Style Vintage Dresser Makeover - Salvaged Inspirations

I'm going to jump right in and say I'm in love with this new black. It's Caviar Chalk Mineral Paint and it's one of the new colors in Dixie Belle's Paint line. It's a perfect match for this vintage dresser makeover...

Tidbits from the Tremaynes: Um, yeah. He's not a fan.

Um, yeah. He's not a fan.

The floor? The new floor? Hubby came home from a business trip. Looked at it. Walked across it. Made no facial expression whatsoever. ...