Vinegar wood stains: add steel Wool Wood Stain for reddish hue; add pennies for blue stain, Let soak for a week. Wood Stained, Wool Wood, Street Blog, Looks Seel Wool Vinegar, Peaches Street, Vinegar And Steel Wool Stained, Vinegar Wood, Vinegar Steel, Wood Crafts
DIY Vintage Wood Stain: Mason jar: 1/4 cup used grounds, fill it up almost to the top with vinegar, approx 3-4 cups of vinegar to 1/4 cup grounds. It is the interaction between the steel wool and vinegar that is really important, grounds just add a brown tinge. Can use tea (strong), white vinegar goes brown, apple cider grey-ish, balsamic greenish. Search "ebonizing wood" steel wool & vinegar
Seriously?! -- Vinegar works as a wood stain when you add a metal object in the mix and let it sit in a glass container for a week. A handful of pennies will produce a beautiful pale Caribbean blue stain. A wad of steel wool will give you a rich reddish hue. A combination of tea and a metal object in vinegar will produce a black stain. Log this away for later.