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Milk Painted Dining Table in Homestead House Confederate Grey

I purchased yet another outdated orange stained pedestal dining table that needed TLC.

When you work alone and need an assistant you have to think outside the box ;0) The leg is longer then an arm right?

For this table I went with Homestead House Milk Paint in Confederate grey. I used it on this jumbo chalkboard too.

After a good scrub, power sand to smooth the surface and a wipe down it was time to paint.

Two coats of the dark grey milk paint applied with my angled sash Zibra brush, which cut easily into the corners gave the table a gorgeous new look.

But I did not stop here, a light sanding to take down the milk paint to a smooth buttery soft surface

then apply Fusion Mineral Paint discontinued antiquing tough coat. It is just like their clear tough coat but as you can see, tinted with brown. This added warmth to the cool grey tone of the milk paint as well as providing a layer of sealed durability.

To add even more interest and dimension, Fusion Mineral Paint's clear glaze mix…

Country Chic metallic cream makeover

When I received my metallic creams from Country Chic I was not aware of there transforming potential abut after redoing some brass feet on a vintage table I was convinced.. amazing! check it out
 original foot
 coat with acrylic silver paint
 then rub with Country Chic trigger metallic cream
 and wahlaaa stunning
 the perfect compliment to the new upholstery fabric
stop by my facebook page to see the table and chair in its entirety.

I also used the metallic crème on this sweet dresser

 and this dresser too




*Disclosure
I have received product in exchange for this post, but ALL the opinions are entirely MY own.  This post contains sponsored links for Country Chic Paint