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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?It’s when we offer the choice of dark wax or neutral wax that we get a perplexed look. And that’s quite natural.​Neutral Wax Shabby Chic WardrobeWe get questions along the lines of:How dark is the wax?Will the wax mask the colour of the paint?Will the […]

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Feb 14

Shabby Chic Transformation for Dressers

Shabby Chic

Dressers or Welsh dressers are always a popular item of furniture for a shabby chic transformation. That might be because there are a lot of them around, often dating back to the 1970s and 1980s…and sometimes much older! They remain a very popular item of furniture. So popular, in fact, that when a home is re-decorated […]

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Apr 28

Classic Desk Gets Full Shabby Chic Treatment

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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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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. Shabby Chic Paint Treatment for New Identity 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 […]

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