There a million different ways to age a piece a furniture. I have used probably a dozen different techniques and products to achieve my desired finishes, so today I thought I would share with you 7 ways that I age and distress furniture.
I would recommend doing it outside as it stinks and the rust from the steel wool will stain concrete so do it in a shop or over the road. DIY Vintage Wood Stain look. (How to age new wood). Good for all things wood!
Upholstered Chair Kristy from Hyphen Interiors used a mixture of water, fabric medium and latex paint to give this old wingback chair a facelift. After the fabric was painted, she hit the wood legs with a couple coats of glossy white for glam modern look.
Thrifted Dresser Makeover - painted, distressed, then coated with tung oil. Such an easy way to update an outdated piece - via Forever Cottage (SW Urbane Bronze paint, sanded to distress it and then it got a tung oil rub down)