OuI Oui, Rescued Dresser Turned FRENCH-Tastic!

I rescued this Dresser and gave it a FRENCH-tastic Makeover. Head on over and see the difference some paint makes.
Using a graphic from Karen - The Graphics Fairy and a friend who makes custom stencils I was able to transform this down and out dresser into something beautiful.  +Karen Watson http://arttisbeauty.blogspot.com/2014/02/oui-oui-rescued-dresser-turned-french.html
My finished rescued French-tastic dresser
the before I had sanded the top right away when I found it because it was so bad and then left it sit for a year...I just didn't know what I wanted to do.
this was on both sides lots of veneer missing. So I sanded it as level as I could and started painting.
A started with a custom blue mineral/chalk paint It was a blue green.
I decided I didn't want the dresser to be one color so I layered on another color Green on the fronts of the dresser. This is when things started coming together. I waxed and buffed the whole thing and got ready to add my new knobs
I had this great stencil from http://www.etsy.com/shop/MoreThanWordsVinyl?ref=si_shop&fb_source=message She made it custom for me from a graphic from Karen over at the GRAPHICS FAIRY
Once I started photographing I knew I couldn't let it go. This dresser is now in my home.
Its now in my living room. I fell so head over heals I couldn't let it go. #diy #rescuedfurniture.

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  • Tangiela Helem Mason Tangiela Helem Mason on Mar 09, 2015
    While I am not personally a fan of chalk paint, this is gorgeous. Absolutely beautiful. I would actually buy this and make a place for it in my house. Wonderful job.

  • Beautiful job! Check out Dixie Belle Paint Company's wonderful line of Chalk Mineral Paint. Dixie Belle Paint was formulated with high quality ingredients while taking out the need for sanding and priming! Wow that is so amazing! Dixie Belle Paint is the superior paint at a sweet southern price :) Happy Painting!

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