Posts Categorized: #Sweden

Gustavian Bedside Chest

   source At first glance this Gustavian bedside chest of drawers looks simply white. But upon closer inspection the pastel blues and greens emerge. You can get a similar finish by layering Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®. Start with a solid coat of Old White and lightly paint touches of Louis Blue and Duck Egg Blue. Seal… Read more »

Swedish Cupboard

  An Antique Swedish Cupboard found here via Pinterest is the inspiration for an Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® color palette of muted greens and soft lavenders. Use different shades of Chateau Grey by mixing with Old White and layering for a worn finish. Add Old White for highlights. Accent the trim and molding with subtle touches of Emile. Consider… Read more »

A Carl Larsson Pink

This beautiful sideboard reminds me of one my favorite artists, Carl Larsson.  Many of his paintings are used in his books about his home and family in Sweden. This photo was found on Pinterest and serves as the inspiration for my post today. To create a finish with depth and texture, use Annie Sloan Chalk… Read more »

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