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Mixing a Custom Colour using Chalk Paint

I LOVE LOVE LOVE painting people’s furniture for them.  Bringing an old piece back to life is awesome, especially when it’s a sentimental piece… but 99% of the time, I’m painting the pieces either white or black.  Needless to say, it does get a tad boring every now and then… Recently, I had a new customer bring me an old…

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Side Table Before & After

Another piece my neighbour brought over was this old, beat up side table.  I wanted to sand it down and stain it to match her beautiful sugar cane hall table but the top was just too stained.  So, I decided to give it a few coats of Annie Sloan French Linen, and aged it with the Annie Sloan dark wax.  I…

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Mahogany Hall Table Before & After!

Recently, a friend of mine that lives just 2 doors down was moving, and rather than be burdened with moving her beat up and outdated furniture, she left it with me to refinish…. The best part, she says “Do whatever you want.  Work your magic!”… music to my ears. The first piece I completed was this gorgeous sugar cane hall…

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