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Black Painted Dresser with Brilliant Gold Accents

black painted dresser front

If you were here last week, you’ll remember I found a couple free roadside dressers.  I shared the first dresser last week – painted blue and embellished with stencils and transfers and lots of gold. For this second one, I wanted to keep it a bit simpler.  And what is simpler than a black painted … Read more

Dining Set | Painting Wood Black

table no leaf 2 chairs

There can be a little bit of a trick to painting wood black and achieving a super smooth durable finish with no streaking.  I’ll show you how! A friend of a client reached out to me to paint this beautifully-made oak dining set.  I hesitate a little with dining sets because they are a ton … Read more

Chalk Paint Table Ideas | Farmhouse End Tables

chalk painted end table set

I’m still working on my garage stash of furniture, all procured before the quarantine began.  Yes! – my hoarding habit finally pays off!  These well-made Lenoir House Broyhill end tables came from Goodwill and cost about $15 each.  Matching sets are fairly difficult to come by, so I usually grab them when I can. This … Read more

Black Sofa Table

sofa table side view

A new client of mine, Kim, reached out about transforming this dated but very well-made sofa table into the black sofa table of her dreams.  She wanted it painted black to coordinate more with other pieces and décor in her finished basement.  This is what it looked like originally, and it also had brass hardware … Read more

Boho Buffet Makeover

boho buffet

Hi Friends!  The buffet makeover I’m sharing today was really fun to do.  I started out with a gorgeous inspiration piece from Apple Blossom Way, but as I created, it evolved and became my own.  It was a mixture of experimentation with different techniques, and different products.  I started out with this super heavy and ugly … Read more

Black Dining Table

Farmhouse dining set

It seems that white has certainly taken center stage in the farmhouse look, but don’t forget black is part of farmhouse style too!  Black helps ground a room, and makes it feel cozier than all white.  My client purchased this dining table and 6 chairs, and chose black for the double pedestal.  She kept the … Read more