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I’m so proud to have this opportunity to tell my Dixie Belle brand ambassador story, because like so many others, it has changed my life.
Although this French furniture piece began with a rough start, it became a beautiful color blend with filled with formal detail.
A custom blend of colors and a beautiful new furniture transfer resulting in a Lush Magnolia Furniture Finish that might just be my new favorite!
The new Dixie Belle transfer line is sentimental to me. I was honored to participate in seeing it come to fruition and excited to share them with you today!
We’ve all heard it “I can’t believe you painted that piece!”, aghast in horror at our willingness to cover such valuable treasures in a coat of paint. So how do I respond? Let’s take apart this argument piece by piece.
Jewelry boxes were hot gifts this year. I custom painted so many but this painted floral jewelry box project came with unique inspiration.
This jewelry armoire makeover was meant to coordinate with a set of side tables I finished last fall, without being an exact match.
I got to paint this dreamy dresser alongside the ultra-talented Llewellyn Krastev of Worn to Whimsy, an absolute privilege. My customer wanted a night sky
This toasted marshmallow furniture flip promotion was a Youtube collaboration and a blast! I didn’t realize what a learning experience the challenge would be for me!
When I first started painting furniture, teaching was scarce, techniques were considered very proprietary, and information took much digging. Her are my top 5 tips I wish I knew when I was just beginning furniture painting.
Yellowing is a common complaint among topcoats. Here are some general rules when considering which topcoat to use and how to prevent yellowing
We recently built our own home and moved into the shell to do the finish work ourselves. It is still VERY MUCH a work in progress. Here is a complication of our Dixie Belle projects around our home.
There are a few factors that I keep in mind when deciding which finish I want to use. Let’s explore the similarities and differences between furniture wax and glaze.
We have big plans for this RV makeover and are starting with an update to the kitchen and main living area. Check it out!
Using the right tool for the job can make or break your project. With so many options of paintbrush types out there, How do you determine the best brush for your job?