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Susan
I apologize that I missed the point of the article. I love the idea of painting bedroom furniture. In fact, seeing this inspires me to maybe look at a different color for my guest bedroom furniture.
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ARTifacts/Shanghai Green Antiques
Although black is a common color for beds, when one would expect to see red and they see black instead, the designers goal of creating visually unexpected and therefore interesting artistic settings may be achieved. Such was the case when we painted a red Qing Dynasty canopy bed black so that we could use it in a child's bedroom. The children love the bed and the room, and the parents love showing their friends. I appreciate that some readers will think that we are crazy for painting antiques - but to us the joy we get from actually using the bed far outweighs any lost value which may occur because we changed the original color of the piece. We simply appreciate the piece that much more!


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Design Project - Mountain Forest Riverbend - Shanghai China - Green Antiques · More Info


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Ideabook: Mountain Forest Riverbend - Tommy Bahama Goes to Shanghai China · See Ideabook
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Instead of painting my bed, I went for dyed bedding!

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