Our Summer Dining Room


All of the furniture in our dining room used to be cherry stained. Rather than buy a new set, I simply painted all of it Benjamin Moore White Dove, followed by staining and distressing! Such a difference a can of paint can make.
It's fun to breathe new life into your furniture by painting it.
I love to "shop the house" to create new vignettes.
Rather than buy new, lighter lamps, I simply painted two lamps that I had on hand.
We added inexpensive floating shelves from Lowe's to our wall ... easy project and a great way to be able to showcase your pieces!

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1 question
  • Lisa
    on Jun 15, 2018

    Did you sand your furniture before you painted it?

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  • Matty watts
    on Jul 31, 2016

    Told my hubby " You better run & run fast " if not you'll get painted ....

  • Debi53
    on Sep 7, 2016

    I love it when a room is brought out of the "dark ages!"Lovely.

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