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How to Paint Faux Wood Grain on Furniture

ethan allen entry table front

Today I’m sharing a new-to-me technique for how to paint faux wood grain on a table top, and I have to say I’m in love with the results. The technique is easy, it’s forgiving and the final look is beautiful, neutral and on-trend. This table was given to me free along with the secretary desk … Read more

Rustic Wood Grain Coffee Table | How to Use a Wood Grain Tool

wood grain dark front

I originally shared how to use a wood grain tool with Voodoo gel stain for a coastal look on this same table.  But since it hasn’t sold, today we will use the tool with paint for a more rustic look. If you’re thinking you don’t want to spend the money on another tool, you might … Read more

Washstand with Red Chalk Paint

washstand with top

Aren’t antique washstands the cutest pieces ever?  Even cuter when they are painted with red chalk paint. They are really versatile too.  You can use them in bedrooms, bathrooms, entry ways, anyplace you need a little storage. My mother has a washstand in her home, that I grew up with, so that may be why … Read more

Chalk Painting Table and Chairs

chalk paint table and chairs

Here is a truth bomb for you – if you’re considering to chalk paint table and chairs, it’s not a quick weekend project.  I don’t even want to do the math on how many hours I have into this set.  But, at the end of the day, it was totally worth it.  Here is what … Read more

Dixie Belle Rusty Looking Patina

rusty cabinet left side

My son Jack recently acquired his FIFTH fish tank, and they all live in his bedroom.  The most recent one is the largest, and he asked for a cabinet with rusty looking paint to put it on.  I found this beautiful solid old piece on FB Marketplace. It’s a TV cabinet from when TV’s were … Read more