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Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Classic Graphite Finish And The Pros And Cons Of Sanding Before Waxing!

I just finished a beautiful set of chairs and matching wall hanging in one of my all time favourite colour combinations.  Light oak wood, painted with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Graphite and a small amount of distressing along the edges.  Annie Sloan paint colors have become a little underwhelming – especially with competing products like FAT paint – that…

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Annie Sloan Paint Colors Amesterdam Green
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Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Colors – Amsterdam Green – DIY

Seriously, how fabulous is this new colour of Annie Sloan chalk paint?  I discovered a new dark wax by Reloved that had me doubting Annie Sloan Chalk Paint – but look at this color!   Amsterdam Green The selection of Annie Sloan paint colors hasn’t seemed to have caught up with the competition.  The bolder colors are seen in many…

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DIY Antique Look Using Reloved Dirty Furniture Wax

Thank you to the kind and wonderful ladies at Reloved Vintage Paint for sending me some samples of their fabulous chalk paint “style” paint and and dark furniture wax to try.  I love trying new products, and I especially love trying new Canadian made products.  If you havent yet – read my review of Reloved Vintage Chalk Syle Paint. Reloved is selling…

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#Mix It Monday!

Most furniture paint lines only come in a handful of colours.   But that doesn’t mean you are limited just those 30-50 colours.  Most paint lines were designed so the colours can be mixed together…the possibilities are endless.  Search #mixitmonday on any social media and you will see recipe after recipe of beautiful colour combos.  For this post, I’m going back…

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