DIY: excellent tips here on how to apply dark wax, how to conserve paint by thinning down on second coat and how to transfer a projected image onto the furniture for adding french lettering. from purple painted lady
40 Rustic Home Decor Ideas You Can Build Yourself. Love the idea of getting a cheap thrift store lamp set and wraping rope, twine, or even braided strips of fabric arount the lame base! Yes! I have two lamp shades and no lamps! Could thrift store them :)
This is an AWESOME comparison chart. If you prefer the durability of using latex paint - matching the colors of Annie Sloane Paint to Behr and Sherwin Williams. Make your own Chalk paint for less than Annie Sloan!