11 Exquisite Shabby Chic Decorating Tips

11 Exquisite Shabby Chic Decorating Tips

11 Shabby Chic Decorating Tips to Help Bring Out the Beautiful in Your Distressed Furniture So you have shopped and shopped, and finally picked out the perfect distressed furniture pieces for your home.  Perhaps you are redecorating a living room to display an...
Nostalgia & Beauty in Design

Nostalgia & Beauty in Design

The below paragraphs are taken from a chapter in our book ‘Cozy & Worn:  The Complete How-To Guide to Painting & Distressing Furniture.  In the midst of our site redesign we have begun setting some goals for our shop.  One of those is that we have...
Old Chest Of Drawers Turned Into A Bookcase

Old Chest Of Drawers Turned Into A Bookcase

Here is another of our one-off custom distressed furniture repurposing creations we painted with this homemade chalk paint recipe.  This was a chest of drawers that was in need of a face lift.  We took this dresser apart and turned it into a gorgeous bookcase. The...
Beautiful Antique Teacher’s Desk

Beautiful Antique Teacher’s Desk

This is a very old antique teachers’ desk.  The top has been refinished in a dark walnut finish with a polyurethane gloss finish.  The rest of the dresser is distressed in a New England forest green with white and black accents and a medium level of distressing....