shabby chic mit chippy look- Wie geht das?
Wie erzeugt man die typischen Abnutzungen für den shabby chic? Wie bekommt man den chippy look hin? Ich zeige Euch 5 Möglichkeiten! Schleifen, Farbauftrag, Distressing.
7 Tips to Whitewash Furniture - Painted Furniture Ideas
Whitewashing give a piece a farmhouse style or cottage style feel. There are many versions out there, here is the basic technique I use for whitewashing that will last and look beautiful.
Chalk Paint Furniture - 5 Easy DIY Videos for Modern and Old Furniture!
Video for Chalk paint furniture for distressed, aged, looks but is now also used for modern mid-century furniture. DIY chalk paint, wax and application here
How to Make Chalkboard Paint, with Easy DIY Recipe
Follow These Simple Steps to Making Inexpensive 2-Ingredient Chalkboard Paint Yourself with Grout Mix, Baking Soda or Cornstarch.
A Chippendale commode is painted in pale greys, warm browns, and touches of green. Chalk Paint from Annie Sloan can be used to achieve a similar antique patina. Paris Grey provides the found…
A Carl Larsson Pink
This beautiful sideboard reminds me of one my favorite artists, Carl Larsson. Many of his paintings are used in his books about his home and family in Sweden.
Old White and Pastels
Annie Sloan's Chalk Paints can be mixed with Old White to form a pastel palette and create depth and texture, as seen on this antique ...
Layering Chalk Paint | Empire Dresser Makeover
I was feeling adventurous and tried a new layering technique that involves painting a trio of colors in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint using a brush, a spray water bottle, and some black wax. I should warn you, it gets a whole lot ugly before it starts looking good...
Typewriter Vanity/Desk Reveal | Miss Mustard Seed
This is how the piece looked when it came into my possession… Typewriter MMSMP is our color of the month for October, so I thought it was good timing to use it on this piece. I generally don’t paint pieces all black, but I knew bleed through would be an issue and nothing hides that better than black. ... Read More
I have a Chinese apothecary cabinet that looks almost identical to this one and I can't decide what to do with it. It doesn't quite fit with the rest of the house, so at this point it is inhabiting our basement and serving as storage for all our Christmas ornaments. Painting may help. Or it might be better to let it move on to a new home where it is better appreciated as is. Sometimes when I am immobilized by indecision, I will try out ideas on a smaller, less intimidating piece. Which leads…
Inexpensive Homemade Chalk Paint - My Thrifty House
How to make homemade Chalk Paint. Have you joined the Chalk Paint craze yet? I love the look and feel of Chalk Paint but I definitely don't like the price.
Shades of grey
A rich grey is rarely just shades of black and white. On a door in Belgium, several hues are layered and mixed to form greys with depth and texture.