Boudoir Vanity Part # 3!

10 Materials
2 Months

So I‘m finally done revamping my Xmas present from my hubby... a beautiful antique vanity for my boudoir!! I would have been done sooner but, honestly i wasn’t in love with what I had done so I continued tweaking until I was in she is in her original sad state...
boudoir vanity part 3
Dirty but great bones and really sexy lines to her...
boudoir vanity part 3
i began with some heavy duty cleaning with a mixture of baking soda and vinegar...
boudoir vanity part 3
After cleaning thoroughly i could see the surface was in really good shape and only needed moderate sanding in some areas..
boudoir vanity part 3
boudoir vanity part 3
Next was painting... I used Heritage collections Cobblestone and Deco Art Metallic paint in Glorious gold. Once dry I waxed it with AS clear wax...
boudoir vanity part 3
I did purchase several resin trim pieces to accentuate some areas... after painting them I simply glued them in place using DAP Rapid Fuse.
boudoir vanity part 3
This is what it looked like when I THOUGHT I was done...
boudoir vanity part 3
But, I still wasn’t in love.. till I softened it up a bit...
boudoir vanity part 3
i did give her a nice thick coat of matte clear acrylic/ poly blend for protection...and now I’m in...
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3 questions
  • Trudy
    on Mar 24, 2018

    In the one picture where you thought you were finished the top surface is blue. In the final picture it looks cream. Am I seeing correctly. Did you change the color of the top or is it the lightening? The finished product is awesome!

  • Aprile
    on Mar 4, 2019

    How did u get the gold paint into the small crevice on the drawers; I really like how it looks.

    • Jessie
      on Mar 4, 2019

      I used a very thin paint brush, working very slowly!!

  • Sandra Griffiths
    on Mar 22, 2019

    What is good to remove grease from kitchen cabinets

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