Tag: shabby chic furniture

Before & after bedroom

Here are before & afters from a project I just completed for a client. The furniture was a bedroom dresser, armoire & 2 night stands Hand painted in French Linen base color and Old White over that

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sit and be merry

Sit and be merry on this French Linen painted bench with storage One coat Old White paint and two coats French Linen paint. Sanded lightly and coated with Dark Wax. The finish is superb! Love the color too. For sale in Shop

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Shabby Double Bed

I found this antique bed frame for a double bed. Side rails included Painted Shabby Chic in Pure White

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love the curve

In this dresser , that is I just picked up this dresser and love the curved front, hardware, leg style, and just plain quality of this Hepplewhite Style Chest.  

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home find- i love benches

I found this bench and just love it! They are not easy to come by. Especially strong solid wood benches…and I adore then in entry ways and mud rooms. Add some throw pillows and wa-lah! Oh..and the top of the bench opens for some additional […]

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Duck Egg Blue Accent Table

Well, I’m finally finished with this table and it looks great! I used Duck Egg Blue Annie Sloan Chalk Paint with some Dark Wax accents and two coats clear finishing wax. It is now for sale in Shop  

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Table Redo Part 2

I’ve conquered this table…it is mine!!   I finally am able to paint the table and chose Duck Egg Blue by Annie Sloan. The paint is still wet but couldn’t wait to get pics of it. I love this color and felt this piece called out […]

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4 Drawer Dresser Almost Done

Well, I added a clear wax finish on this piece yesterday, added some distressing, and little dabs of dark wax here and there. I just need to add the new back on the dresser, the old one was pretty beat up and it will be […]

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4 Drawer Dresser Update

In my previous post, I showed you the dresser before picture and the top completed with a dark stain Below are the updates to that piece, showing it painted and distressed. I added a coat of Clear Wax but I need to add a bit […]

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Before and After

Here are some ideas of what I can do with your old wood furniture. Before & After pictures to help your imagination run wild!! Match any interior design and any home style with a little paint and a little ingenuity.  Add a focal point to any […]

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Dresser Makeover Awesomeness

I found these great ideas for your old dresser. With a little elbow grease and some paint,  your furniture can be repurposed to use in your entry way to hold hats and gloves or your dining room for extra silverware or place mats. I absolutely love these ideas! I […]

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Accent Table Old White

  New Accent Table for sale Cute Cute Cute!! Check out Shop Furniture for all for sale

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A Picture is Born!

I wanted to try Annie Sloan Chalk Paint on fabric. I have to say it works really well and Coral, of course, was my choice to try. I think it came out pretty awesome. I added a rustic frame and voila! A picture is born

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4 Drawer Dresser Prep- Wood Top

This wooden dresser is so fabulous. I sanded the top to prep for stain and was shocked at the beauty of the wood grain. It was so pretty I didnt want to do anything to it but it was too light. I have to say, […]

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Shelves, are Shelves, are Shelves…Not!

I made these rustic shelves for my living room. I purchased the brackets, which I just love,  from West Elms and didn’t want to pay $90.00 for the shelves that came with it. So, I took some 2 x 8 pine, cut a shelf 3 […]

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4 Drawer Dresser Prep

My new project is this 4 drawer dresser. Some work I am doing to this piece is I removed the old backing to install a new fresh wood back. I also sanded the top. I was going to paint it but will go with the dark […]

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I’m back and going strong!

I’ve been fighting a nasty cold for quite a while but feeling better, thank goodness. Time to pick myself up and get back to work I recently finished an end table using Annie Sloans Old White paint and have some pics for you. This table […]

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Antique Side Table

I picked up this cute antique side table to refinish. I am using Annie Sloan Old White Chalk Paint. It has a nicely detailed base and a wonderfully shaped top. Its absolutely adorable. This is what it looked like prior to painting along with a […]

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