French Typography Painted Buffet Reader Featured Project See Repurposed Gems for info on transfer methods. Method is described in the comments.
Side view of the vintage Jacobean buffet and mirror upcycled, repurposed and refinished. White and gray chalk painted, silver, dark glaze, gilding wax and glass crystal antiqued knobs to finish this one :) you can see more on my FB page.
Repurposed Gems: Graphic Image Tutorial I want to make something like this!
ASCP emperor's silk and custom color( Provence, Antibes green and pure white) with decoupage. Clear and dark wax - not a big fan of the handles but everything else is cool.
From Barn to Beautiful: Antique Buffet in Black :: Hometalk All surface enamel stock black and Java Gel from General Finishes
Cat-arzyna: luty 2012 French inspired Boss or Not
Chalk Paint® Peinture à la Craie by Annie Sloan - Graphite - chalk paint is easier for refinishing furniture - "it sticks to everything, even fabrics. You can paint old brass lamps, metal sconces, old furniture." (Dresser or sewing table)
Cabinet from the Ebonized in a brushed high gloss black. Two doors open up to large open spaces. Two drawers - top drawer has built in dividers, the bottom is open storage.
Chalk Paint Table - Reader Featured Project - The Graphics Fairy Transfer using graphite paper; hand painting with chalk paint