Weathered Pieces: My Favorite New Paint Technique-Vermont Slate Wash

Annie Sloan shares a wonderful technique that works to bring out the beautiful detail on gilded surfaces with pronounced carving such as mirrors and frames!

divine detail...

peeling and/or weathered paint finish - french technique called frottage - create a perfectly aged painted finish on a new door - it will look fabulous and oh so very much like an old door:)...more techniques on my board

An old dresser is painted, decoupaged with paper, sanded at the edges, stained to darken the paper, then sealed. This is a good technique to use on a damaged piece of furniture or when the veneer is chipping. Link shows no DIY, but has pictures of the steps.

Learn how to use the dry brush technique on painted furniture for a soft, weathered, beachy look!

Like combo annie sloan chalk paint- graphite and country grey

Aluminum Foil Silver Leaf Technique - very-very COOL!!

How to hang your frames

painted using a "Waxed Paint" technique. Annie used French Linen, which is a dark grey, then brushed on a layer of clear wax. Over this, and before the wax had completely dried, she added a second, paler coat of paint (a color wash) made from a mix of Paris Grey and Old White, thinned down with water, wiping it over with a clean, dry cloth to create a washed, dragged, and distressed effect.

LIKE THE GREY COLOUR How to Create an Aged Driftwood Finish on Wicker Baskets | InMyOwnStyle

Maison Decor: Colors are French Linen/Old White Chalk Paint mix of 50/50 for the grey areas, and Old Ochre Chalk Paint for the rest of the piece.

Get on trend and paint a tray with a grey wash finish for a weathered, beach inspired look! It's so easy and quick! @Setting for Four

Mirror frame painted with Emperor's Silk beneath Florence Chalk Paint™ decorative paint.

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Louis Blue Distressed Gold Accents

annie sloan wet distressing . I have a mirror that needs "something". Maybe this technique is it

Frame transformation by Sea Rose Cottage. She used Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan in Provence and Craqueleur.

Natural Neutral Wall Grouping Gallery of frames...DIY at a pinterest party at Kijsa Housman Studios!

Key Holder: So cool/ So simple, having to hang your keys anyway why not make the wall a little more beautiful.

Best DIY Cabinet and Buffets! Lots of great painted, decoupaged and transferred furniture pieces, perfect for Dining rooms and kitchens!

Annie Sloan - Chalk Paint® tutorial No.1 - one-colour distressing technique with dark wax.