Maggie Young
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Antique and vintage touches make this hallway gallery wall a true gem. Eames chairs and an entryway bench add more.

Antique and vintage touches make this hallway gallery wall a true gem. Eames chairs and an entryway bench add more.

Annie Sloan has a wonderful technique that brings out the beautiful detail on gilded surfaces with pronounced carving such as mirrors and frames. Apply ChalkPaint® to the surface, ensuring it goes into all the recesses. Once dry, take a damp cloth and wipe over the raised carving, leaving paint in the recesses. Paint can be left as a wash over some of the raised areas for a soft effect or wiped cleanly for a stronger contrast. Make sure you work over all so the finish is even. Gorgeous and…

Annie Sloan has a wonderful technique that brings out the beautiful detail on gilded surfaces with pronounced carving such as mirrors and frames. Apply ChalkPaint® to the surface, ensuring it goes into all the recesses. Once dry, take a damp cloth and wipe over the raised carving, leaving paint in the recesses. Paint can be left as a wash over some of the raised areas for a soft effect or wiped cleanly for a stronger contrast. Make sure you work over all so the finish is even. Gorgeous and…