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Stunning Coral Chalk Paint Dresser



This 9-drawer dresser is super long and curvy, and I wanted to enhance her femininity with these blended coral colors.   This week I wanted to take a moment to discuss why chalk paint is better for furniture than latex paint.  Latex paint is for walls.  It has resins in it that make it sit on […]

Dressers

Romantic Blended Dresser



This French Provincial dresser with a romantic blended finish may look familiar, but it’s not the same one I did back in June.  I’ve now done this finish 3 more times, and it was originally discovered by chance. When I was doing a Facebook Live on Dixie Belle’s Paint page, I challenged myself to paint […]

Dressers

Chalk Painting Table and Chairs



Here is a truth bomb for you – chalk painting your table and chairs is 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 this mahogany set […]

Dining

Gray Buffet Makeover



When I purchased this buffet, I can’t say gray even entered my mind.  But when Rene came to purchase the French Linen night stands from me a couple weeks ago, she mentioned she needed a buffet.  I took a chance and showed her this one, and she decided it was perfect for her space! She […]

Buffets and China Cabinets

Chalk Paint French Linen Night Stands



After all the custom work I’ve been doing lately, it was nice to be able to paint these thrifted night stands however I wanted – namely in Dixie Belle French Linen.  That said, I kept them pretty neutral but hopefully still unique and beautiful enough to sell quickly.  They also have a faux wood finish […]

Tables

How to Paint a Wooden Rocking Chair



I’m back with some of my favorite colors today on a vintage rocking chair makeover.  My mother tells me she and my father bought this rocker from JC Penney’s early in their marriage, so it was probably manufactured in the 1960’s.  It is in beautiful condition, and who doesn’t love a rocking chair? Since this […]

Benches and Chairs