DIY: Peeling Paint Technique - tutorial uses soap as a resist. Since the paint won't stick to the soap, the top coat easily sands off, revealing the paint color underneath. This is an easy way to get that chippy paint finish.
I love tools, I love vintage & and I love books so to me these Grip Book Ends (hand cast industrial tool clamps repurposed as bookends) are just the best idea! Thanks to my lovely dad I now have a pair for my own overflowing bookshelves.