Posts Categorized: #Buffet

When Less is Best

  We see them all the time. Those before/after paint projects when you think, “I liked the before better.” Even worse are those where you say, “I wish they hadn’t painted it all.” Because once it’s painted there’s no going back without the even bigger job of refinishing. But it doesn’t have to be an… Read more »

Graphite, The New Black

    Vintage reproduction mahogany buffet painted with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®, Graphite. Clear and Dark wax. Original hardware. Lightly distressed.   Graphite is a rich dark charcoal, the black in the Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® color palette. For more Graphite inspiration, see my posts, Only Three Colors,  Perfect Panels, and  Bachelor’s Chest. This is the… Read more »

Sophisticated Neutral

This beautiful antique French buffet is the inspiration for the color palette today. A neutral that is not quite khaki, not quite grey and yet is a combination of them all. Using Annie Sloan Chalk PaintⒸ, start with French Linen and add highlights and shadows with Paris Grey, Country Grey, and Old White. Accent with… Read more »