The best, most detailed tutorial for staining lighter cabinets a darker color. She uses espresso/java stain, but any darker stain works. Monica still replies to emails if you need help during your project!
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I am freaking out! For less than $50 I can get rid of my oak cabinets in my kitchen and bathrooms! This is a great tutorial on how to gel stain your cabinets. Before this I thought my only option was to paint the cabinets white, but now I'm excited that I can have the espresso cabinets I crave. Yay! Yay! Yay! ::happy dancing::
This is the actual color of the table top. These pictures are displaying it much darker (with the leaf. so wish i had room for the leaf!) What you will need: RustOleum’s White Primer- 2X the coverage (10cans) RustOleum’s Heirloom White (used by Censational Girl) (10cans) Dark Walnut Stain by Minwax (1 qt) Polyurethane Foam brushes (5x) Trash bags- depends on size of table Tack clothes Old t-shirt...
dark stain farmtable almost black with no orange or red undertones. I mixed Minwax brand Ebony and Dark Walnut oil based stains together and made a sample board for her to take home and think about. This board is with only one coat. She chose the mix of 2 parts Ebony one part Dark Walnut because with two coats it would be a little darker. To finish the table we sealed it with Miss Mustard Seed Furniture wax for a low sheen rustic look.