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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.

I specialise in vintage and antique finishes and below are the looks I offer.  Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint Here is a link to see the colours close up on Miss Mustard Seed's  site.  I love working with this paint and it looks best layered with 2 or 3 colours used and distressed. I can also antique wax if for a really vintage look.   Layered milk paint chippy finish   Fusion Mineral Paint      Sanded Edges Antique Waxed finish 2 colour finish  Antique waxed metallics  Image Transfer   Vintage with Grace Mineral Paint For a classic matt vintage look this one is sanded back round the edges for a shabby chic finish and sealed with Matt Varnish . Looks great heavily distressed and for...

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-Tables available for custom orders

Tables    table 1 - pine 4 seater table 2 - farmhouse Pine 5ft x 3ft   Table 3 - Classic Pine 4 seater with drawer 5ft x 3ft - £265 painted and top stripped   Table 4  table 5 - small drop-leaf Table 6 - Barleytwist drop leaf 73cm high, closed 42cm wide, open 108cm wide, depth 74cm    Table 7 77cm tall, 91cm wide x 91cm deep   Table 8 (6 seater) 170.5cm x 92 cm  Table 9 Oval turned legs  6 seater Table 10 4 seater round Table 11 Antique console table folds out to double the size Table 12 - large drop-leaf table 13- whitewash  59cm (L) x 77.5cm (w) X 73cm (H). Each leaf 29cm. Total length with when extended is 119cm.      ...

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