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Apr 28

Classic Desk Gets Full Shabby Chic Treatment

Shabby Chic

It happens to every piece of furniture eventually. That time when it no longer looks comfortable in a newly re-decorated home. That was certainly the case for this piece of office furniture—a classic drop-down desk. Other desks often have unhappier outcomes as they are carted off somewhere unpleasant. This desk had a happier outcome. A […]

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Dec 31

The United Colours of Shabby Chic Painting 2013

Painting

What a year it’s been for shabby chic painting. We’ve come across some fine pieces of furniture to paint this year. Some very different. And some in the usual guise…shabby chic chests of drawers, bookcases and bedside tables. What is different this year, however, is the range of colours that people are choosing for their […]

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Dec 17

Shabby Chic Success for Spruced-Up Bedside Table

Shabby Chic

Bedside tables and cabinets are the perfect candidates for the shabby chic treatment. Inevitably your typical British bedside table is of pine construction–with a raw, waxed or varnished finish. That’s the perfect recipe for shabby chic success. We can remove waxed and varnished finishes easily, with sanding, white spirit and proprietary treatments. Once it’s removed […]

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