Tag: cream

White & Cream Painted Furniture with Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint

Dixie Belle whites

Today I’m sharing a collection of white painted furniture using Dixie Belle paint.  They have quite a selection of whites, and it can be hard to choose just the right look for your project.  To make things easier, today I’m giving you examples of how they each look on furniture. If you’re going over a … Read more

Farmhouse Bookshelf

farmhouse bookshelf featured

If you liked the white floral dresser from last week, hopefully you’ll like the farmhouse bookshelf project I’m sharing today.  They are going to be next to each other in the same room, so they are designed to coordinate without being too matchy-matchy.     We got this bookshelf off Facebook Marketplace; a nice lady was … Read more

Refurbished Trestle Desk

trestle desk closeup

This desk has a special place in my heart because I originally pulled it out of my uncle’s barn. He had a bunch of furniture stored in there, and told me to come take what I wanted.  I chose this trestle desk, with the intention to give it a makeover and sell it, like I … Read more

Chippy White Dresser Using Crackle Medium

crackle dresser

Once that coat dried overnight, I painted one coat of a warm white called Drop Cloth. The Crackle reacts as it dries, so you won’t really know what you’ve got until it’s all dry.

Footstool Refresh | Put Your Feet Up and Relax!

footstool after

A couple years after college, I was struggling a bit with my career and my place in this world.  I was living in Illinois at the time, and decided to move back home to Wisconsin.  Still wanting my independence, I moved to a town called Lake Geneva, about 45 minutes from my home town.  I … Read more