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.

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.

Home made wood stains from items you probably have around the house.

Make Wood Stain - 7 Ways

Learn how to 'Shade with Stain' to create beautiful artwork on furniture and other wood surfaces. {Reality Daydream}

Shading with Wood Stain to make Artwork

Learn how to 'Shade with Stain' to create beautiful artwork on furniture and other wood surfaces. {Reality Daydream}

Mix together 1/4 cup of canola/olive oil and 3/4 cup vinegar to repair damaged wood. Dip a rag in it and simply wipe. by isabelle07

Mix together 1/4 cup of canola/olive oil and 3/4 cup vinegar to repair damaged wood. Dip a rag in it and simply wipe. by isabelle07

Recipes for chalk paint ~  Click any profile for recipes ~ http://www.pinterest.com/gerdabuurvrou/how-to-make-chalk-paint/

Recipes for chalk paint ~ Click any profile for recipes ~ http://www.pinterest.com/gerdabuurvrou/how-to-make-chalk-paint/

How to Paint Furniture Without Stripping First

How to Paint Furniture Without Stripping First

How to Paint Furniture Without Stripping First. *I've never tried painting wood furniture without stripping so I'm not sure how well this turns out.

Use an old VHS cover as a picture frame with hidden storage. pinterest, you never cease to amaze me...

Use an old VHS cover as a picture frame with hidden storage. pinterest, you never cease to amaze me...

DIY rust, verdigris patinas for metal -- if this works it seems it will look awesome and be pretty easy to do

DIY rust, verdigris patinas for metal -- if this works it seems it will look awesome and be pretty easy to do

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