Monthly Archives: October 2014

What about Barcelona Orange?

barcelona orange and paris grey copy

    What better day to post about orange than on Halloween? I originally saw this on Pinterest but traced it back to archiexpo.fr.  Adding a bright color to the interior of a traditional piece makes for a modern twist. If you own a secretary in the style of Louis XV and are inspired by… Read more »

Scandinavian Pink Over Arles

ASCP Scandinavian Pink Arles

a   Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Scandinavian Pink layered over a coat of Arles on a vintage dresser. Some may say Scandinavian Pink and Arles are a bold color combination. If you are up for the challenge and need inspiration, check out some of my other posts,  Golden Yellow Chest,  A Warm Welcome,  and  The Colors of Carl… Read more »

Eulalie’s Sky

Miss Mustard Seed Eulalie's Sky

a   This vintage chest of drawers found here (RaiseThe Bar-Vintage) is painted in Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint and finished with a white wax. This soothing color is called Eulalie’s Sky and it happens to be one of my favorites. Eulalie’s Sky is one paint color to use for a soft blue/green but you can also use… Read more »

Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint Color Swatch Book

mms milk paint color swatch book

      Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint Color Swatch Book  is a digital representation of my own hand painted color samples. Each color was mixed with varying amounts of water. The most opaque color (left swatch)  was mixed with the recommended ratio of 1 part paint to 1 part water. The subsequent swatches were made… Read more »

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