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Decorating With Antiques: Painted Furniture Brings the Eye Candy
Too much brown got you down? Lighten up with antique furniture decorated with artistic designs or awash in a lovely hue
"antique furniture decorated with artistic designs or awash in a lovely hue... It’s painted furniture to the rescue! In 1917 interior decorator Ruby Ross Wood... said that painted furniture “is the salvation of many a too-dark room.” It brings a lift... American, painted furniture is the eye candy of the antiques world.... brown furniture. The glow and patina of a beautiful 18th-century Georgian chest —... "Eww ! Painted antique furniture. Sacrilege !" I love painted furniture, in fact in..."
Instant Fix: Refresh Your Furniture With Some Punchy Paint
"e old furniture new life with a bold color, pattern or idyllic scene... of wood furniture with the application of paint and color. More: Sit Pretty With... stripping off paint from furniture and thinking why would anyone want to paint over real... photographs of painted furniture, I cannot wait to get my paint brush out. As is said, "what... i love painted furniture (but am so over the distressed, shabby look). your examples..."
Budget Decorator: 8 Ways to Make Old Furniture Look Brand New
Learn stripping, staining, painting and reupholstering basics to make bargain-basement furniture worthy of center stage at home
"staining, painting and reupholstering basics to make bargain-basement furniture worthy... piece of furniture but are not sure where to begin, this guide is for you. Here you'll... over painted furniture without having to strip it first? My bedroom furniture has an... pictures of furniture painted with chalk paint, you mentioned no need to strip or sand... before painting with my choice of paint. I make chalk paint using the plaster of Paris..."
DIY Project: How to Make a Chalkboard Tabletop
"panel painted with chalkboard paint. The instructions on the chalkboard paint I... intend to paint the back side of his door with chalkboard paint so he no longer has a... chalkboard paints work differently, so definitely check the label first, as I'm assuming... chalkboard paint would work as well as the brush on? I am all for fast and easy, but if... Chalkboard paint is So popular right now. Am I the only one who considers the mess of..."
Idea of the Week: Give Old Furniture a Delightful Dip
"desired. Paint is a good way to upgrade a tired set, but that is a seriously time-consuming... coat of paint — it's more a stole or a shrug, actually. I don't know about you, but... legs into paint or better yet rubber coating, giving the chairs little socks. Very cool... spray paint it something funky. How about "socks" on a highboy? WOW I am looking... an old furniture look brand new.... Thanks for sharing.... cotizacion del oro hoy..."
Guest Picks: Handy Finds for Painting Projects of All Kinds
"rooms and furniture more easily and with better results with the right paint and gear... lots of furniture makeovers that you’d love to try but don’t know how? Want to learn... a few painting supplies that will make your life easier? In this ideabook I’ve gathered... your next painting adventure. — Jessica from Decor Adventures... I will paint anything that's not moving...once I did paint the cat, but that was not..."
Dining Set Makeover: Paint and Tea-Tinted Fabric Make Old Chairs New
Reclaim dated dining chairs for far less than buying new, using spray paint, modern fabric and a handful of tea bags
"spray paint, modern fabric and a handful of tea bags... Rather than paint the whole table, why not paint the top, or the rest, first and see if... of red paint? I only did one coat of red spray paint. But I used a base coat first... "new" painted chairs with the original table. If they had painted the table black... Don't paint the table black. The contrast between the wood and painted chairs is... to re-paint the set. I will be getting some of that spray paint tomorrow! I have..."
My Houzz: Colorful Hand Painting Bedecks a Creative Home
A kaleidoscope of colors on walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s colonial in Texas
"walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s colonial in Texas... their painting degrees to work in this boldly remodeled 1920s Dallas colonial. With... Hand-painted murals, ombré dining walls, an impressive art collection and amazing... refurbished furniture combine in this visual wonderland. Houzz at a Glance Who lives... stewart paint popped right up - the homeowners do their best to remember paint colors..."
Handmade Home: Revamp a Chair
A coat of paint and some fresh fabric can turn estate sale and flea market furniture into just-right pieces for your home
"coat of paint and some fresh fabric can turn estate sale and flea market furniture... piece of furniture for a certain spot in your home? It can be difficult and time consuming... quality furniture at a good price. The problem is, you may find something that's dated... going to paint furniture, use Annie Sloan's Chalk Paint. Absolutely fabulous! No need... chalk paint. No sanding, no primer. Fantasic finishes! Annie Sloan chalk paint would..."
Color-Coated Casegoods: Way to Charm Up a Room
"Your Furniture With a Coat of Unexpected Paint Color... casegoods — furniture made of hard materials — that are painted or finished with a custom... to give painted furniture a try. Love the tips, too! love, love your site :) I look... Color-coated furniture adds such an element of surprise to any room. Painting furniture... brightly painted pieces. I used red headboards in my twin bed guest room! @alaroway... leap and paint something other than a wall! thx Echoing first comment, from nique, this..."
11 Tricks to Make a Ceiling Look Higher
"expense of painting, covering windows and adding artwork. Low and moderately high ceilings... I hand painted. very simple: paint the ceilings white, and at least one wall with... white paint for trim and door and painted ceiling in the same as walls very light... up and painted the walls with Behr painted tinted to the Ben Moore color (in eggshell... have a paint sprayer once it's sanded, and it will be painted in a fraction of time..."
Fix Those 'Whoopsies': 9 Fast Solutions for Decorating Mistakes
Don't suffer in silence over a paint, furniture or rug snafu — these affordable workarounds can help
"over a paint, furniture or rug snafu — these affordable workarounds can help... grandparents painted their house, they thought the color would be a soft apricot — but it... cabinetry. Paint, and a very GOOD paint job, is your answer. also try moving pieces in... inconspicuous furniture. But the place is much larger than expected, so the Leaf chairs were... picked paint colors for the living and dining rooms. The first time I walked in I..."
My Houzz: Art Inspires an Aussie Remodel
"life with paintings and iconic furniture collected over a lifetime... ceiling, painting the walls, polishing the floors, adding built-in storage and installing... have been painting Wandjina (also spelled wanjina) for millennia. This is the oldest... sacred painting movement on the planet. Unique to the Mowanjum people, Wandjinas... art and furniture! Lovely, very Canberra, from a fellow Canberran Lots of light , great..."
Give Your Baby the Healthiest, Safest Nursery Possible
Protect your newborn by choosing nontoxic nursery furniture, bedding, rugs and paint. We give you all the details here
"nursery furniture, bedding, rugs and paint. We give you all the details here... cribs and furniture and organic mattresses and sheets, all of which feel better, smell... the hand painting was done by me using my own completely organic paints (www.quietnursery... A few paint companies to consider are Bioshield, Yolo Colorhouse, Green Planet Paints... Lullaby Paints. These are great tips. I am a nursery designer n LA and this is always..."
Easy Green: The Ecofriendly Nursery
Going green in the nursery isn't as hard as you may think, with more options than ever for ecofriendly furniture, floors and paint
"revamping old furniture you have laying around is easier (and cheaper) than going shopping... paint options here.If you live in an older home, it likely contains lead paint.... chipping paint, carefully sand and paint over it (have someone else do this if you are... zero-VOC paint is the best option for healthy walls. Read up on 5 great ecofriendly... newer paint, you should still be careful when repainting or scraping off old paint..."