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distressing painted furniture

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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How to Create a Chippy Layered Finish Patina on Furniture

Photo: Daniel Hennessy | thisoldhouse.com | from How to Create a Chippy Layered Finish Patina on Furniture

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13975One of my most frequently asked questions is: “How do you decide on what to charge for custom painted furniture for clients?” I no longer paint pieces for clients because I simply don’t have time. But, I have been down that road before and I remember scratching my head wondering what the heck to charge for a service like that? I wasn’t a “furniture

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The Turquoise Iris ~ Vintage Modern Hand Painted Furniture Boho Farmhouse Rustic CeCe Caldwell's paints

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Rustic Reclaimed Wood Kitchen Island Table

rustic reclaimed wood kitchen island table, kitchen design, kitchen island, outdoor furniture, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, rustic furniture, woodworking projects

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French Painted Furniture and Lavender topiaries in galvanized buckets, lovely distressed green table, Rustic Farmhouse - beautiful and the vintage watering can just completes the look :) x

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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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How to Achieve the Weathered Paint Look

Blogger Down Home Inspiration has the key to achieving the perfect distressed, rustic paint look. These DIY tips and tricks are sure to help you capture a charming country feel in your space.

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