On Starting Over

I bought this stand a while back to use as a TV stand.  


I don't know what it was finished with before.  I sanded it.  I decided to paint it a funky green with one if those no prime no sand chalk paints. 


It was peeling quite badly. I was not going for a chippy rustic look.  I did not like the finish.  So I scraped and sanded it off.  


Here's where it ended up, with a Martha Stewart color in Behr's Ultra paint and primer in one. 

2 comments:

  1. wow Dixie, it was allot of scrapping ? But it sure does look beautiful, I have a beautiful restaurant chair from the 50's.. Hubby tried what ever on it..do you know what I can use just to strip it down to the natural wood ?? I so appreciate it.. I will take a picture to show you, I use it as my sewing machine chair.. Thanks bunches ... Sherrie


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    1. Hi, Sherrie, for some reason I am not getting notifications of comments. I don't know about stripping to wood. The last furniture I stripped was 25 years ago. :-). Hopefully they have less caustic solutions than what was available then.

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