Posts Categorized: #AubussonBlue

Paint it Blue

    I like to browse the home decor catalogues that arrive in my mailbox for new combinations of color and fresh paint ideas. The Chloe Tall Chest (MSRP $399), is featured in the current issue Grandin Road and also on their website. It comes in five colors but I particularly liked the Antique Blue. Using Annie… Read more »

True Blue

      Combinations of blue are my favorite color palettes. Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® is so easy to layer to create striking and complex blues. I used Napoleonic Blue, Aubusson Blue and Greek Blue on my antique Chinese Apothecary Cabinet, layers of Napoleonic Blue and Graphite on this Chest of Drawers, and different shades… Read more »

Chinese Apothecary Cabinet

    You may remember this Chinese Apothecary Cabinet. I first talked about it in an April post when I was trying to decide what to do. It is a large dominating piece and yet not very functional. It should provide great storage, but with small divided drawers the storage is quite limited. At this point it… Read more »

Country Blue Wardrobe

    If you are looking for extra storage options, consider repurposing a vintage wardrobe. It can be as simple as adding shelves to make it suitable for linens or tableware. This pretty blue cupboard (source) would be charming storage in an antique or modern setting. If you would like to paint your cabinet, wardrobe,… Read more »

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