A clear tutorial and helpful tips on how to give wood a bright, beautiful whitewash... at www.maisondepax.com

How to Whitewash Wood

A clear tutorial and helpful tips on how to give wood a bright, beautiful whitewash... at www.maisondepax.com

Last week on the blog, I shared a Rustic Tree Branch Desk DIY, that Brandon  built and finished. The photos I took didn't quite show off the rustic,  distressed finish like I wanted, so I am sharing some close up photos today  of the finish as well as how we created a weathered wood gray finish.  We tested out a few different combinations to get a more gray washed  looked. Ultimately, we decided on using a combination of stain and white  washed paint (paint mixed with water) to achieve a...

How to Create a Weathered Wood Gray Finish

Last week on the blog, I shared a Rustic Tree Branch Desk DIY, that Brandon built and finished. The photos I took didn't quite show off the rustic, distressed finish like I wanted, so I am sharing some close up photos today of the finish as well as how we created a weathered wood gray finish. We tested out a few different combinations to get a more gray washed looked. Ultimately, we decided on using a combination of stain and white washed paint (paint mixed with water) to achieve a...

I’ve been whitewashing quite a few pieces of furniture lately and really loving the way it looks. Here is the...  Read more »

How to Whitewash Furniture & Other Wood

I’ve been whitewashing quite a few pieces of furniture lately and really loving the way it looks. Here is the... Read more »

How to White Wash a Wall - purehome Pure Inspiration Blog | Home Decor Trends & Decorating Ideas

How to White Wash a Wall

How to White Wash a Wall - purehome Pure Inspiration Blog | Home Decor Trends & Decorating Ideas

DIY BARN WOOD :: She stained a piece of scrap board with Minwax white tint base wood stain in Slate and realized it was a bit too dark for her liking so she mixed the stain 50/50 with water which made a big difference. She let it dry over night and the next day used some ASCP in Pure White to white wash over the wood (mixing 1-2 Tbsp. with 1 cup water). She brushed it on then wiped it off with a paper towel. :: CLICK or here's another link: www.hawthorneandmain.com/2014/09/diy-barn-wood.html

DIY Barn Wood Picture Frame - Page 2 of 2

DIY BARN WOOD :: She stained a piece of scrap board with Minwax white tint base wood stain in Slate and realized it was a bit too dark for her liking so she mixed the stain 50/50 with water which made a big difference. She let it dry over night and the next day used some ASCP in Pure White to white wash over the wood (mixing 1-2 Tbsp. with 1 cup water). She brushed it on then wiped it off with a paper towel. :: CLICK or here's another link: www.hawthorneandmain.com/2014/09/diy-barn-wood.html

We came up with the winning stain combination at #dcsrichmarreno. All Minwax - 1/2 Country White, 1/4 Classic Gray, 1/4 Weathered Oak.

We came up with the winning stain combination at #dcsrichmarreno. All Minwax - 1/2 Country White, 1/4 Classic Gray, 1/4 Weathered Oak.

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