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Chest of Drawers for a French Farmhouse

I have a lovely little shop opposite where mine is called The Real Deal in Finnieston and I am always picking up pieces from them. Its too hard not to when I can see all their lovelies from my window!!  As soon as I saw this chest I knew it would scrub up lovely! Once I had wheeled it across the road I knew I was right. No repairs necessary on this one. It sat on my to do list for a while and then I was contacted by a woman who needed furniture for her beautiful French holiday home. She wanted a romantic rose covered look and this chest was perfect for it. I chose Miss Mustard Seed Milk...

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- Fusion Transfer Gel Tutorial

I thought I'd do a little tutorial on how to use Fusion Transfer Gel . Start by painting your piece however you like. In this case I took an old wheelback chair and painted it in Miss Mustard Seed Milk paint Eulalie's Sky as the base colour and Marzipan as the top colour. I used Miss Mustard Seed Furniture Wax as the resist between the layers to give a 2 tone vintage feel to the piece. (I will do a full tutorial on this too at some point!!) Here it is all painted and sanded smooth. Next you need to size and print your image. Get the image the size you'd like it using photoshop or a similar program. You need to...

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- Paint colours and available finishes.

These charts are a guide to the paints I use but of course If you have a particular colour or paint you would prefer I can always get it for you, please just ask.  Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint Here is a link to see the colours close up on Miss Mustard Seed's  site.  This amazing traditional paint can be used to give a really authentic chippy vintage look to old pieces of furniture . It simply looks as if a piece was painted a hundred years ago and it comes in such amazing vibrant colours.  The finishes available are as follows Chippy Finish   Flat Colour lightly distressed around the edges   Crackle    Two colour vintage finish       Fusion Mineral...

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-Tables available for custom orders

Tables    Table 2 Barleytwist drop leaf 73cm high, closed 42cm wide, open 108cm wide, depth 74cm    Table 4 77cm tall, 91cm wide x 91cm deep   Table 5 (6 seater) Table 6 Oval turned legs  6 seater   Table 7 Length 150cmWidth 80cmHeight 75cm Table 8 4 seater round Table 9 Antique console table folds out to double the size    Coffee Tables / side tables     ornate coffee tables 76cm long x 44cm wide x 48cm high    table 1 small round side table folding    Table 2 carved table   Pair of side tables   sewing table fluted barley twist coffee table 49cm wide x 37.5cm high  

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