Monday, March 9, 2015

A Fancy-pants Vanity

I've been putting off showing you this gorgeous vanity we painted at Vera's Daughter, because I wanted to wait until I could combine it with a tutorial for two color distress. 

But I can't make up my mind how I want to do that tutorial so, alas, this post will be tutorial-less.

I'm so ashamed.

But I must say . . .

this piece is good.

Really good.

Nothing to be ashamed of.

At. All.

The vanity is painted with one coat of Chalk Paint® in Primer Red. The top coat is
Chalk Paint® in Arles.  It is covered with a coat of Soft Wax and Dark Wax.

I did the wax on this piece just like I did it on the Coco Curio.

Can you believe the hardware on those drawers?

It's all fancy-pants and everything!

This was done for a client and boy was she happy!

I promise I will be working on a tutorial this week.

Have a great week!

Like this finish? See more here and here.


Donna Wilkes said...

This is quite lovely and I do wish for a tutorial. Where did the blue shadows around the edges come from? I am actually drooling over this desk.

Art and Sand said...

I love ASCP Arles and I love the amazing job you did on this piece. I need you to come for a visit and help me with a piece I just painted. You have such a knack!

Cecilia said...

That is a beautiful piece! The finish really shows off the pretty details too. Great job!

Jennelise said...

What a stunning piece and the paint job is amazing!

~ Dixie said...

Beautiful job. I can easily picture it in my room. :)

The Crowned Goat said...

I know you didn't ask for my opinion so I'm just going to tell you what would be totally amazing (other than your painting skills and wit) a video tutorial. I learn so much in the way that you combine colors and to hear your voice while you're teaching us your style would be super awesome. Just saying. Hugs, Coco

Bliss said...

A tutorial-less beauty.

Jen said...

Lovely piece! Such a nice technique!


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