Dot McDonald
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Patio Workbench could be used for patio serving table

Table reused outdoors as Potting Bench storage. the clever use of vertical horizontal space. This idea could be used even on a small balcony or patio by stacking using hanging space as well a being a practical attractive feature.

Milk Paint, Dry brushing and Glaze to achieve that aged look!!

I can do this to my IKEA dresser—bring style to a basic white dresser with a few coats of dry-brushed paint & antique handles—milk paint ▪ narrow trim on the drawers gives dimension ▪ an antiquing glaze rubbed over the entire surface completes the look❣

Minwax stain over Annie Sloan chalk paint - awesome!

Wonder if i can successfully attempt this with that dining table from Super Amart. staining on top of chalk paint to create that wooden look, chalk paint, painted furniture, ASCP Coco and Jacobean stain with wipe on poly .

This piece was painted with Annie Sloan Coco. To age it a bit, I applied Annie Sloan clear wax then rubbed Minwax Dark Walnut stain directly on top. I used an old clean sock to remove most of the stain. Finished off with another layer of clear wax.

Chalk paint takes very well to antique pieces when the old finish has lost its patina. Annie Sloan chalk paint was made for pieces like this. To tone down the Coco color and give it some depth, I u.

{La Craie} La Bonne Terre dresser makeover by Vintage Charm Restored

Updated this old Stanley Furniture set for a client. She was unhappy with the set and unhappy with the quality of new furniture so we changed the things she did.

Dining room chair in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Duck Egg and Chair cushion in P. Kaufmann "Brissac" in Jewel

Dining Room Table and Chairs Makeover - I'd paint the entire table white. Love the white and robin's egg blue combo. by nelda