Annie Sloan shares a technique that brings out the beautiful detail on gilded surfaces with pronounced carving such as mirrors & frames. Apply ASCP to the surface, getting it into all the recesses. Once the paint has dried thoroughly, take a damp cloth and wipe over the raised carving leaving paint in the recesses. By wiping just a few times, paint can be left as a wash over some of the raised areas so the effect is soft, or it can be wiped quite cleanly so the difference in the gold and…
Tutorial for Using Vaseline to Distress Furniture - Sincerely, Sara D. | Home Decor & DIY Projects
Video Tutorial for using Vaseline to Distress furniture. (And it's really easy!)
Thrift Store Hutch Makeover
Hello awesome Friends! It's Thursday and if you saw my super sweet makeover on Tuesday, you know I'm back today sharing what I did with this pretty hutch: You
Distressing Furniture: How To, DIY, Painting, DIY Chalk Paint, DIY Whitewash, Farmhouse, Ideas
These 8 tips are key to distressing furniture. Learn how to do it with paint, or chalk paint. These tips are easy and look professional.
How to Make Furniture Appliques with Clay Molds
Furniture appliques are perfect for DIY furniture makeovers! Learn how to use clay molds in this step-by-step DIY tutorial!
Wood Icing ~ How to make a dresser look like Wood Carving! |- Designed Decor
I discovered a way to make a plain dresser look like it was wood carved, the product I discovered is Wood Icing™ . by DeDe Bailey
Pretty Painted Pantry Door - The House of Smiths
It’s no secret that I have a “painted door obsession” phase going on in my life right now, right? see previous posts about painted doors here. Although painting the interior of our front door black was fun and new… I still wanted to do something a bit more adventurous. 🙂 And now that we are rounding…
Changes we love and a Mora Clock review
So many of my blog readers will never step foot through our doors, so often I keep those of you in mind so you can see what it feels...
DIY Furniture Appliques | Iron Orchid Molds
Have you ever considered making your own DIY furniture appliques? I've been buying wood or resin ones up until now, but today, I'm sharing my first try at using Iron Orchid Molds. It seems like a really easy and cost-effective way to make your own...
Wet Distressing with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint
A behind the scenes look at Red Door Furniture Co., featuring handcrafted tables from old doors.