Posts Tagged ‘chalk paint’

The Work Book Has Arrived!

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  Fans of Annie Sloan and Chalk Paint have yet another reason to smile today! It’s the official release date for Annie’s Work Book (the cover in her Aubusson Blue, no less!) — a swell, wirebound journal/notebook crafted to give people like us (and you know who you are!) a place to try colors, stash […]


Merry, Merry Market Prep: Chair Repair!

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This spiffy chair looks as if it belongs in the dining room, but it’s actually a piece I finished this weekend that is headed to the Merry, Merry Market! (That’s Mauer slinking out of camera range to the left; ever the lens-shy feline!) This chair is understatedly elegant now, but it had more brassy beginnings: […]


A Turquoise Table!

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  I’m still on a turq kick, even as we head into fall. I love how this color looks against a spray of bittersweet with a mix of orange and white gourds! This table was acquired from dealer pal Joann, who is thinning her inventory in preparation to downsize from house to townhome. This is […]


A Soothing Summer Palette!

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  Yesterday’s project was a natural one to take on as the temps soared toward 100! That’s because the soothing colors in the fabric covering this bench reminded me of ice cream! It’s a gorgeous Ralph Lauren serape print in brushed cotton. Much calmer and sophisticated than that of a lot of  serapes. Check out […]


Viva le Duck Egg Blue!

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     Like most humans, I run true to type. Those who know me best can state with unflagging certainty that I will always be drawn to this lovely, blue green color evocative of cool water and calming respites. It was my pleasure to coat this vanity-turned-console in the Annie Sloan Chalk Paint version of […]