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I purchased yet another outdated orange stained pedestal dining table that needed TLC.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

Day 2 for a giveaway, this package is compliments of Country Chic Paint. Country Chic has a starter package up for grabs for one lucky Creative Moments follower. It will include a pint and a 4 oz of paint (your choice of colors), a color card, a short handle paint brush, an 8 oz and a 4 oz of wax, and for a limited time they are also including two MDF picture frames! (valued at over $110!)
Entry form is at the bottom of this post.

As a blogging paint rep for Country Chic, I have tried many of their products all with great results. They have an extensive line from paint to aprons and everything in between. The packaging is lovely and the customer service outstanding. This company is dedicated to its products and customers and are the best support team for a furniture painting blogger. They run public giveaways on their new products all the time, have easy to follow video tutorials for every product and are always working to share posts of first timers using their paint to the blogger reps and everyone in between.

Here are some of the transformations I have made with Country Chic Paint
(click on links to see how I created each)

 crème brule cabinet

tropical cocktail toy/book shelf

 tropical cocktail dresser

vanilla frosting and tropical cocktail hutch

 and a tropical chair

 aurora accent table

 aurora middle nesting table

metallic dresser

metallic creams

sea storm coffee table

lazy linen chairside table

bliss dresser

another metallic glazed dresser

 ocean breeze chair

nocturnal accent table

aurora jewel box

sugar plum spice rack and photo frame

sugar plum jewelry box

wandress trinket box

and prior to becoming a Country Chic Paint guest blogger I used vanilla frosting on this beauty for my God Daughter
 sans hardware

with hardware and mirror not in place and below I created a matching chair for the vanity with upholstery matching her bedding ;)

So there you have it, Country Chic Paint can create fabulous makeovers, want to give it a try yourself? Enter the rafflecopter draw below The winner will have this fabulous prize package delivered to their door anywhere in Canada or the USA!!

To ENTER, just follow the options on the Rafflecopter form BELOW. Each tab counts as one entry so there are up to 5 chances to increase your odds. (one is simply leaving a comment below) I will also include a private paint lesson for the lucky winner!

Contest runs Nov 23-Dec 4 @ midnight, 2016, Good luck!

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Huge thanks to Country Chic Paint for their generous giveaway and for being a fantastic company to represent. I look forward to more great projects using your products in the future.

Please note that although this post is product sponsored, all opinions are my own. No monetary compensation has been received.