Posts Categorized: #oldwhite

Video 37: White Washing with Chalk Paint® Step 2

Video 37 Whitewash

  In Step 2 of this 3 part tutorial series on how to whitewash using Chalk Paint®, I apply Annie Sloan’s Old White to my small, oak, side table.  More than a few things go wrong, but don’t worry, I’ll show you how to fix them. For Part 3 in How to WhiteWash with Chalk Paint®, click here… Read more »

Reader Request

Photos from Louise

  Louise, a reader of Colorways, found some inspiration photos on Pinterest and asked for my help in getting a similar finish. Here are the beautiful photos she sent. I love getting the opportunity to work on this kind of project, it’s fun for me, and I wish I had time to do it more often…. Read more »

Step by Step Trumeau Mirror

Trumeau mirror

  As promised, here is the step by step for the diy Trumeau style mirror, transformed with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® and Efex furniture appliqués . The before mirror looked like this: Here it is in the French style Trumeau. Using Chalk Paint, I painted layers of Old White, Coco and French Linen on the… Read more »

Always a Favorite

Duck egg Blue Chest of Drawers

a   This weekend I was working on this chest of drawers for a friend of mine, when my husband walked by and said, “Didn’t you paint this same piece last week?”. The truth is I did paint a similar chest in a similar color scheme just a few days before I started on this… Read more »

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