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Share I’ve shared a lot of tips about distressing furniture through the years, but I decided I would tackle the subject again. I took pictures of the process as I worked on the Marzipan dresser I revealed yesterday for that very reason. So, here’s how the dresser looked once it was painted. It has two coats of MMSMP Marzipan with some Ironstone (white) painted on the trim, handles and carved details. Because I’m going to distress, I wasn’t too concerned with the white paint being perfect…

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How to Distress Painted Furniture

How to Distress Painted Furniture ~ Here are some of the main tips I can give about distressing furniture pieces in order to have them look antiqued and to achieve a natural distressed look instead of an artificial one: [...]

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The Beginner's Guide to Distressing with Annie Sloan | It turns out that distressing with Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint and Wax by Annie Sloan doesn't have to be stressful at all! Here's a detailed tutorial for how to age and distress a piece of furniture to give it that time-worn look, rich with character. This guide is your one stop shop for inspiration; so what are you waiting for? This paint is SO easy to work with.

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Talented Tara Hyson let us share this great before and after project she painted for a client in Annie Sloan Chalk Paint…just shades of four colours!

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Sweet Pickins - napkins on wood - I especially like the look of the right-hand piece, especially how much it's been distressed. I have an old dining chair that I use on my porch that might like this!

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40 Incredible Chalk Paint Furniture Ideas

DIY Chalk Paint Furniture Ideas With Step By Step Tutorials - Chalk Paint Ombre Dresser - How To Make Distressed Furniture for Creative Home Decor Projects on A Budget - Perfect for Vintage Kitchen, Dining Room, Bedroom, Bath

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Distressing Technique

I use the word "distress" loosely. It's one of those blanket terms for "scrape, scratch, hurt, dent, damage, chip" when referring to paint.... distressing

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FOR SIOBHAN..... shipping for cabinet

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