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10 Creative Ways to Use Wallpaper | At Home In Love

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Mis Mustard Seed: The wax I’m using in the table is called Fiddes and Sons and I purchased it from John Millen Hardware. (They lowered the price of the wax to $14.00 for my readers!) I use the Clear and Rugger Brown waxes. The other waxes I mentioned are MinWax clear and dark waxes, Johnson’s Paste Wax and Hannant’s Wax in Clear and Rustic Brown. Hannant’s wax is available from Chalk Paint stockists. See videos.

There is a little trick to applying dark wax over chalk paint when painting furniture. It’s super important to know before you apply it or you could end up having redo… View the slideshow below to read more:

By misting the fabric with Annie Sloan chalk paint from a spray bottle, it allowed the paint to dry without being hard, great tutorial on painting fabric upholstery with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

10 Thrift Store Furniture Makeovers! The story of what one blogger has learned after painting over 20 pieces of furniture....successes, failures, and everything in between! This is a great read!

DIY Chalk paint - I tweaked this recipe a little bit. One cup of latex paint, 2 tablespoons of plaster of Paris, and 2 tablespoons of water. The original recipe was too clumpy.

To paint over ANY surface, without sanding, use a product called 'ESP Easy Surface Prep', available at hardware and paint shops. Wipe on, wipe off and paint in 90 minutes. Works well over enamel paint , without having to sand. SAVES HOURS of work. It was recommended to me by a professional painter.

Re-do old brass coffee table in this! I used it to repurpose an old brass chandelier to put over the bathtub. Great stuff!