how to distress painted furniture...a cute doll bed used in tutorial and finished product was then used as a prop for newborn photos! So adorable!

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Painting Techniques and Distressing How to distress paint to achieve an authentic and aged look. (Part 2 of 3 step process: door transformation)

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I’ve shared a lot of tips about distressing furniture through the years, but I decided I would tackle the subject again. I took pictures of the process as I worked on the Marzipan dresser I revealed yesterday for that very reason. So, here’s how the dresser looked once it was painted. It has two coats of MMSMP Marzipan with some Ironstone (white) painted on the trim, handles and carved details. Because I’m going to distress, I wasn’t too concerned with the white paint being perfect or ...

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