I wanted a wood entry table without breaking the bank! I was searching for one that was long enough for my entry way and have the rustic wood look but was unable to find. Headed over to the local home improvement store and got 4-2x2 2-2x4 and 2-wider wood panels for the top. Several wood screws and ready for sanding. Purchased two in one poly and stain paint, did three coats and all done! I get so many compliments on my new table!
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Use Foil for an easy Silver Leaf finish!
Aged silver leaf on a cabinet is a beautiful look. Want to get the look without the hassle? Our lovely cabinet was not so lovely to begin with, take a look at its transformation. This wood cabinet is an old stereo cabinet. The front panels had cracked decorative panels that we removed. Next step was using Annie Sloan's wonderful paint to cover. We used Graphite Chalk Paint for the base to our silver leaf effect. After the paint dried we applied a coat of Artisan Enhancements Leaf and Foil…
BUFFET — BEFORE & AFTER
I’ve been working on a mini makeover on our dining room these last couple months, and I’m hoping to do the full before and after reveal soon, but one of the pieces that I wanted to add to the dining room was a buffet. I originally had my big hutch in here… but have since sold it at a Whimsy sale. Although I liked it, it was a bit more country than I wanted to go. It had served our house well, and ... Continue Reading »
30 Minute Weathered Wood Finish using Country Chic Paint - Loveleigh Creative Soul
Loveleigh presents a quick weathered wood tutorial using Country Chic Paint products
Sea Blue Chunky Coffee & End Tables – Before & After
For her custom order, Kara selected these super chunky hexagon and coffee tables we had available for custom refinishing. Her choice of color was Sea Blue with heavy black glaze. These pieces were …
Staining on top of chalk paint to create that wooden look...
Some wood doesn't accept stain and get the color you want... Sometimes you just want an aged weathered look... I have found over the past year the wonderful charm that can be added when you stain directly on top of the chalk painted surfaces. Take a look here for more information. http://www.vintagecharmrestored.com/?p=1156