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Feb 19

Your Choice Of Shabby Chic Wax. Dark Or Neutral?

Shabby Chic

Dark wax or neutral wax for your shabby chic wax finish? Because it’s when we offer the choice of dark wax or neutral wax that we get a perplexed look. And, of course, that’s quite natural.Neutral Wax Shabby Chic WardrobeBecause we get questions along the lines of:How dark is the wax?Will the wax mask the […]

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Dec 30

All The United Shabby Chic Colours Of 2014


The most popular shabby chic colours of 2014 have managed to both surprise and meet expectations. In earlier years we’ve noted the dominance of whites and creams, particularly the Pointing and White Tie colours from Farrow and Ball. This year was no exception to the trend. Yes, other whites, such as Wimborne White and Strong White from […]

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Sep 10

Shabby Chic Paint Treatment Transforms Cabinet

Shabby Chic

This music manuscript cabinet was an unlikely choice for a shabby chic paint treatment makeover. But it certainly proved a winner. Its previous identity was a dark brown varnish set off with blackened brass handles. Its decoration was minimal, comprising lines near the base of each leg. It did its job of storing sheet music. […]

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