The Empty Nest
The Empty Nest
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  • Warrenton, VA

Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan


UNFOLDED .....look what your paint/ wax and some gold leafing can do to totally transform an old latex covered dresser. It now looks as if it has lived a glamorous life in a Parisian apartment!
chalk paint decorative paint by annie sloan, chalk paint, painted furniture
chalk paint decorative paint by annie sloan, chalk paint, painted furniture
chalk paint decorative paint by annie sloan, chalk paint, painted furniture

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Have a question about this project?

10 questions
  • Susano
    on Jan 4, 2016

    Holy smoke, what a gorgeous combination of colors, gilting and distressing. Is there a website link on this piece to see more?

  • Devyn
    on Apr 9, 2016

    Is there a tutorial for this? I am trying to distress my daughter's crib and these are EXACTLY the colors I'd been wanting to do them in, especially now seeing how gorgeous the turn out can be :-)

  • Susan
    on Apr 17, 2016

    What color combination did you use on this piece?

  • Allison
    on Aug 11, 2016

    what color combination did you use on the piece?

  • Debbie Dykstra
    on Dec 11, 2016

    What Anne Sloan colors were used? I have 2 dressers just like this. Just redid my 4 poster bed, just beautiful.

  • Beth Mendez
    on Feb 11, 2017

    Hi can you please tell us what you color pallet was

  • Gay Jacobsen
    on Mar 11, 2017

    What are your colors and application?

  • Cortni
    on Mar 29, 2017

    How is the best way to apply the gold leaf distress look like on this dresser

  • Lucy Joanna Bowen
    on Aug 21, 2017

    What colours did you use with this? Kind regards Lucy
  • Sop29821624
    on Sep 4, 2017

    How can we find out the colors used on this?
    • The Empty Nest
      on Sep 5, 2017

      Annie Sloan Pure White and Louis Blue. Clear and Brown Annie Sloan Wax.
      Gold leafing embellishment.
      Janet xx
    • Lolachavez
      on Sep 25, 2018

      Do you apply the wax before the gold or after?

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