Painting and Distressing Furniture

Painting and Distressing Furniture 101- Bringing Farmhouse Style Home

Painting and Distressing Furniture

I've been sitting on the fence for a while about starting a blog.  I don't  know about you, but for me it's downright overwhelming and a little  confusing.  I actually got my page set up...kind of, then I would work on  it for a while, get frustrated, and leave it for weeks before I came back  to it.  Well, last week I posted two little photos to my Instagram page.   These particular posts were photos of a nightstand that I had refinished  with chalk paint.  This also happened to be my first…

Nightstand Chalk Paint Tutorial

I've been sitting on the fence for a while about starting a blog. I don't know about you, but for me it's downright overwhelming and a little confusing. I actually got my page set up...kind of, then I would work on it for a while, get frustrated, and leave it for weeks before I came back to it. Well, last week I posted two little photos to my Instagram page. These particular posts were photos of a nightstand that I had refinished with chalk paint. This also happened to be my first…

For this finished I used Rust-Oleum Weathered Gray stain for the first coat.  I let it dry over night then I distressed the wood.  I used 220 grit to lightly sand, focusing on the edges.  The last color coat was a white glaze (a glazing medium + antique white latex paint).  Finally, the clear coats. Fisherman's Wife Furniture: Master Bedroom Dresser Reveal

For this finished I used Rust-Oleum Weathered Gray stain for the first coat. I let it dry over night then I distressed the wood. I used 220 grit to lightly sand, focusing on the edges. The last color coat was a white glaze (a glazing medium + antique white latex paint). Finally, the clear coats. Fisherman's Wife Furniture: Master Bedroom Dresser Reveal

3 Keys to updating a dresser                                                                                                                                                                                 More

3 Keys to Updating a Dresser

3 Keys to updating a dresser More

Dresser painted in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, French Linen.  Then a coat of Clear wax & Black wax.

Dresser painted in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, French Linen. Then a coat of Clear wax & Black wax.

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Paris Grey dresser/buffet makeover

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Paris Grey dresser/buffet makeover

Gel Stain...Cherry to Espresso Sleigh Bed – Before and After

Gel Stain...Cherry to Espresso Sleigh Bed – Before and After

Refurbish old dresser.. Or all of my bedroom furniture!

Refurbish old dresser.. Or all of my bedroom furniture!

dresser makeover - natural wooden drawers with upcycled grey painted outer frame- www.chasingbeads.co.uk

Modern Exterior Design Ideas

dresser makeover - natural wooden drawers with upcycled grey painted outer frame- www.chasingbeads.co.uk

How to white wash furniture, a simple, easy tutorial.

First project in the guest room makeover,,

How to white wash furniture, a simple, easy tutorial.

like the initial in front of the picture.  See web site to see how to refinish the dresser

like the initial in front of the picture. See web site to see how to refinish the dresser

This Little Estate: Master Bedroom Furniture Redo: solid overly fussy old dresser simplified by the removal of superfluous molding and a lot of TLC

This Little Estate: Master Bedroom Furniture Redo: solid overly fussy old dresser simplified by the removal of superfluous molding and a lot of TLC

The Beginner's Guide to Distressing with Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan | By Lauren of The Thinking Closet

The Beginner's Guide to Distressing with Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan | By Lauren of The Thinking Closet

Oak bedroom set painted in DIY chalk paint. Love the difference adding feet makes!

Oak bedroom set painted in DIY chalk paint. Love the difference adding feet makes!

Full Room Furniture Revival | How to Get the Look - SouthernRevivals.com #paintedfurniture #tutorial #diyproject

Full Room Furniture Revival

Full Room Furniture Revival | How to Get the Look - SouthernRevivals.com #paintedfurniture #tutorial #diyproject

How To Refinish furniture with Chalk Paint!

How To Refinish furniture with Chalk Paint!

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