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Painted Furniture and LOTS of pics!!

I still can’t believe how much painted furniture I have seen in designer rooms these days.  It really has become a huge trend.  And, it’s not just for us lovers of shabby chic, it really is for any style. Tropical Dining Room by Miami Furniture & Accessories Custom Furniture World Contemporary Kids by Woodbridge Interior Designers & Decorators Pierre Jean-Baptiste…

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Painted Hutch Before & After

Rememeber the guy that bought my black accent tables???  (blog post found here)  I just finished up his first piece – the hutch.  It used to be that forest green stain that was only popular in the early 90s, but now, it’s updated and gorgeous in black and beige. Before: After:    The exterior is painted in Annie Sloan Graphite.…

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Huge Trend!!

I can’t believe what a trend painted furniture has become.  I was in Home Sense last night and was overwhelmed at the amount of painted pieces they had.  And even more overwhelmed at the prices!!!  They charge a fortune for this stuff.   Before I started getting an evil eye from one of the staff, I snapped some pics of…

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