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side board refinished in Paris Gray and Old White. Dark & clear wax.

This video is for my readers at It is a detailed description of how to wax furniture using Annie Sloan's clear and dark wax. Please visit my blog for a contact form to ask any questions you may have.

Simply Reinvented: Tutorials....wishing I had watched her clear wax tutorial before waxing my dresser!

from Hometalk

Dressing It Up: The Uses of Gilding Wax

dressing it up the uses of gilding wax, painted furniture, Let s start by saying a little bit goes a long way I have used much more of the silver than the gold I am not big on gold and prefer silver but that is my preference I typically use a stiff bristle artist brush to apply gilding wax Usually it would be the last thing you do to a piece due to the fact if you apply a clear or dark wax later it will act like an eraser and take off some to most of the gilding wax

from Painted Furniture Ideas

Trick to Applying Dark Wax Over Chalk Paint on Furniture

There is a little trick to applying dark wax over chalk paint when painting furniture. Its super important to know before you apply it or you could end up having redo a lot of your work. Its crucial that before you apply the dark wax, you apply a full coat

Decor Amore: My Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Color Boards

SOLD Antique French Provincial Highboy by Dixie Furniture Dresser Chalk Paint Shabby Chic Annie Sloan ASCP Hand Painted

OH MY!!! ~ CARTER'S Cottage... Step 1: Graphite base color. Step 2: Sand w/ 220 & then 600 grit. Step 3: Clear Wax Step 4: WAIT 24 Hrs. Buff. Step 5: French Linen wash. Step 6: WAIT 24 Hrs. Step 7: Mixed a glaze w/ dark wax, mineral spirits, & GILT CREAM! Applied glaze w/ brush catching runs w/ ripple cloth. Step 8: WAIT 24 hrs. Step 9: Buff lightly. Apply clear wax. Step 10: WAIT 24 hrs & buff

from StoneGable


DIY: How to Get this French Paint Finish using Annie Sloan's Chalk Paint - Paris Grey and Pure White paint and clear and dark waxes were used to update this dated buffet - via Stone Gable Blog

Goodwill Dresser Upcycle Reveal - This look was created using two coats of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old White. I tried a new technique and distressed it before I used my Annie Sloan Clear Wax. I used 100 grit sand paper to distress followed by a coat of clear wax and finished it off with a mix of clear and dark wax. I wanted this really shabby because of all the nicks and dents it has, so I used dark wax on the entire piece versus just in the spots I distressed.