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Antique Serving Cart

Follow along to see how this antique cart was given a fun farmhouse finish.

I purchased this sweet antique wheeled cart and as soon as I brought it home my youngest daughter asked for it for Christmas as a plant stand in her new apartment. When asked what colors she saw it in, she instantly said white and dark stain.

As with all my pieces, especially the old antiques that have seen years of wear and use I scrub them thoroughly. You can in the still photo and the video just how much grime and dirt comes off.


Next I removed the bottom shelf for easier stripping and staining. Both flat surfaces were stripped with paint stripper then power sanded smooth. The corners on the top surface with the raised edges required hand sanding to get into the tight corners.


Once the sanding was complete and the whole piece wiped down again to remove any sanding dust it was time to stain. I chose my go to Homestead House's stain and finishing oil all in one  in the color cappuccino. See a farmhouse h…

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

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