Today, I note how grateful I am for decorating and DIY blogs. It's opened my eyes to the incredible talent and incredible kindness in the blog world - people freely share, compliment and offer kind but constructive critiques. Plus, they do it all so beautifully.
Here are the before and in-progress shots:
1. The Goodwill chair in all her 90's forest green, burgundy, navy and gold glory.
2. The x-bottom base is what really captured my eye.
3. After the first coat of paint has been placed on the wood.
4. 2 coats of paint on the wood, 1 coat on the fabric.
This little jar of paint went really far. Now I just need to lightly sand and do one more coat on the arms and at least 2 on the fabric. I will also use a little bit of wax on both the wood and the fabric.
Diane from In My Own Style tested out several different recipes that you may want to check out as well.
Here is my recipe:
Have you used chalk paint? What do you think of it? Nicole
I'm participating in Nester's 31 day series. Click here to access the index of gratitude posts.