LiveLoveDIY: DIY Thrift Store Desk Makeover (Using Silver Leaf!) - i now officially want one of these in my room. she mentioned that you could achieve the same look from spray paint alone, so i´d probably just do that,
… painted bench white, then doodle special memories on it with a paint pen. use your own handwriting,meant to look real, not stenciled and perfect. You could do this on any piece of furniture. ~Redhead Can Decorate
I& been doing a lot of experimenting lately with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. There are a lot of things about it that I really like. I love the flat, antique finish it has once it has the wax clear coat on top.
How to Transform Furniture With Creative Paint Applications