Painted Antique Victorian Dresser

Before & After..
I do no usually revamp antiques but this beauty was in bad shape on top.
I did chalk painting, staining and sealing with alot of love..
Hope you like...

Virgie
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  • Marjean Marjean on Dec 02, 2016
    How were your leaf handles attached to the dresser? I have a similar looking dresser and the handles are not screwed on, so I don't know how to get them off without damaging the surrounding wood. Thanks
  • Lba28359479 Lba28359479 on Sep 02, 2017
    What color did you use? What is the name of the paint??

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  • Kristl DeBord Kristl DeBord on Feb 24, 2016
    Beautiful! I don't like painted antiques, but if they're in bad shape, like the current dresser I'm working on, it's better to paint than pitch it in the burn pile! Whoever did this did a fabulous job! Now I'm on the hunt for a worn down dresser so I can have one too!!
  • Jeanette S Jeanette S on Aug 10, 2016
    VERY WELL DONE! I don't go for the painted antiques either...BUT sometimes they are a mess! I saw on Antiques Roadshow the other night a small, half round 3 legged table estimated value of $200-225,000---which went to auction at Sotherby's and brought $480,000! So be careful out there.
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