Elegant way to modernize an old piece of furniture. Flat black base, stencil with gloss black. Or use any color, just make sure base coat is flat finish and stencil paint is gloss finish. Although darker colors might work best, but want to try with white
Spray Paint Through Lace! Started with a brown old chair, placed a lace curtain over the chair seat, spray painted over lace with white flat paint, let dry and then removed. Paint the rest of the chair white and use accent color to edge lace patterns!
build your own kitchen island: put two dressers back to back and attach a door to the top. dressers provide extra kitchen storage:) ----Don't need kitchen storage, but I love the idea of painting an old dresser this way
Refinishing a table: stain or paint a pattern on the top, paint the legs a different solid color (remember for the table top to account for pattern continuity if the table has a leaf) bedside table too!