Distressed furniture in Paris Grey Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan - The Lily Pad Cottage

How to Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Distressed furniture in Paris Grey Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan - The Lily Pad Cottage How to distress with annie sloan paint

An exquisite, large grey mirror. Decadent and over-sized, with bevelled edges in grey distressed finish. The free standing mirror is perfect piece for leaning against a wall and gives an instant wow factor to any room. Great to complement living room furniture. Long live the Aspen. Price £420.00

An exquisite, large grey mirror. Decadent and over-sized, with bevelled edges in grey distressed finish. The free standing mirror is perfect piece for leaning against a wall and gives an instant wow factor to any room. Great to complement living room furn

For this finished I used Rust-Oleum Weathered Gray stain for the first coat.  I let it dry over night then I distressed the wood.  I used 220 grit to lightly sand, focusing on the edges.  The last color coat was a white glaze (a glazing medium + antique white latex paint).  Finally, the clear coats. Fisherman's Wife Furniture: Master Bedroom Dresser Reveal

Rust-Oleum Weathered Gray stain for the first coat. Last color coat was a white glaze (a glazing medium + antique white latex paint). Then clear coats.

Last week on the blog, I shared a Rustic Tree Branch Desk DIY, that Brandon  built and finished. The photos I took didn't quite show off the rustic,  distressed finish like I wanted, so I am sharing some close up photos today  of the finish as well as how we created a weathered wood gray finish.  We tested out a few different combinations to get a more gray washed  looked. Ultimately, we decided on using a combination of stain and white  washed paint (paint mixed with water) to achieve a...

How to Create a Weathered Wood Gray Finish

Tutorial on how to create a rustic, distressed finish - weathered wood gray finish. Using a combination of stain and white washed paint (paint mixed with water).

Monica Wants It: A Lifestyle Blog: Restoration Hardware Furniture {DIY Tutorial}

Restoration Hardware Furniture {DIY Tutorial}

"How to refinish furniture to make it look like the Restoration Hardware things I covet." Used this technique on an old pie safe for my dining room. Like it came straight from the Restoration Hardware catalog!

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