Tag Archives: vintage

Dexter’s Garden Bench

This beautiful small bench came from a garage sale in our village. It sure was very shabby chic already and I thought I would not have to do anything with it, but after closer inspection it was obvious that the … Continue reading

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French Louis style desk

I got this beautiful desk from a local charity shop. I am planning to paint it black & red inside. For the first time I will be using Farrow & Ball paint, and I am really looking forward to it … Continue reading

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French Louis Chairs

This is a big project as the chairs (x2) are a fair bit damaged. I got them from my old friend eBay ­čÖé Will have to sand down, get rid of the upholstery, and transform them completely. ┬áMaterials: Aubusson Blue … Continue reading

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Vintage Console Table

I have completed today this beautiful console table I found on car boot in Cornwall. This table apparently dates back to 1800’s, I was not sure if I was going to paint it but after close inspection I found that … Continue reading

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Shabby Chic Side Cupboard

Yet another eBay expenditure… ┬áThis one was quite pricey… But the work is now completed and ready to view in My Work ­čÖé Materials to Shabtique it: Old Ochre chalk paint Old White chalk paint Cream chalk paint Clear & … Continue reading

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Vintage Unit

Vintage Unit purchased from eBay for ┬ú8.50 I am going to use Annie’s Sloan instructions from ‘Quick and Easy Paint Transformations’ to make this unit look kind of ‘Oriental’ ­čÖé Materials to Shabtique it: Emperor’s Silk Chalk Paint Primer Red … Continue reading

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Vintage Lamp

I have been working on this vintage lamp I found on car boot sale in Cornwall. All I am missing is nice vintage shade (I got rid of the original one as really┬ádidn’t┬álike it). Materials to Shabtique it: Old White … Continue reading

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