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Extreme Makeover Chippy French Trumeau Mirror

We finished this fun mirror for the dining room.  Eventually it will have mirror in the bottom, it’s on order. The top mirror we just cut down from and old mirror in my stash, everyone has a stash of old mirrors right?  This frame I purchased off Facebook Marketplace. It was a sad drippy brown color. We transformed with salt wash, DIY paint, milk paint, golden ticket, black wax and clear wax. We have a full tutorial up on our channel right now. With the right products and some patience you can create an old world look in an afternoon.  

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Watercolor with Chalk Paint and Stamps

We wanted to show how to use your stamps and DIY paint, to water color. Now you’ll have even more projects that you can use your stamps and paint on! It’s not Christmas yet, but we all know that Christmas ends and Valentine’s begins. So, we took raw wood to make a sign and painted it with white swan. Then we took our typesetting stamp and centered the word “Amore” on it. Next we bordered the sign with the rose toile stamp. With this stamp you want to overlap the flowers and words a little. It gives it the romantic floral look that it needs. Then we sealed over the signs with Sweet Pickins Top Coat. Sealing the sign before...

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