Tuesday, September 25, 2012

A New Dresser

I have a makeover to share that I just love.  It feels like a brand new dresser!

A friend is in the process of making over her daughter’s bedrooms.  She has beautiful, solid Ethan Allen furniture that she wanted to restyle.

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Forgive me, I started and then took the picture.  Rookie mistake.

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One coat of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old White and the dresser is already transformed.  A second coat was applied, then a coat of wax, distressing and another coat of wax. 

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This is a big dresser!  The great thing about it is it’s in perfect shape.  What a change from my usual projects.

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Here she is with two coats before the distressing.

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And here she is in the little girl’s room.

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The hardware is original, just painted and waxed.

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It has a nice coordinating mirror that received the same treatment.

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We picked up this piece with its coordinating mirror and delivered it 8 days later.  Whew.  That is the beauty of Chalk Paint.

Hope she loves it as much as I do!

Make it a great day!

XO-

2 comments:

Sherry Calamia said...

This dresser makeover transformed beatifully! Perfect amount of distressing.

Jamie said...

Beautiful - such a fresh new look

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