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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…

Fusion Mineral paint Giveaway!!


My last paint package giveaway is sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint. As a blog rep for this amazing paint company, I have had the chance to use many of their colors and products and have to say they have become one of my very favorite lines. Fusion has graciously offered YOUR choice of paint colors in 3 testers and 1 pint as well as a small paint brush to get you started. To enter this great giveaway, scroll thru the great colors and pieces I have finished to the rafflecopter draw at the bottom of this page.

file cabinet in casement








sweet vintage dresser in little teapot


mid century dresser in casement  and then another to match





MCM dresser in cranberry



MCM stereo cabinet in midnight blue





oak dresser in champlain and accent chair in inglenook


Now up for grabs is a Fusion paint package,
The winner will receive 1 pint and 3 tester size pots of Fusion Mineral paint in your choice of color along with a small brush 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 if local!

Contest runs Dec 2-17 @ midnight, 2016, Good luck!




Thank you once again to Fusion Mineral Paint for sponsoring this giveaway

*Disclosure
As a Fusion brand blogger, I have received product in exchange for this post, but ALL the opinions are entirely MY own.  This post contains sponsored links for Fusion Mineral Paint

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  1. Thanks for the opportunity

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  2. This is so awesome I love fusion paints and would love to try new colours.
    Thanks

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  3. I used fusion paint for the first time this fall and absolutely loved it! Would love to try some more projects with this!!

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  4. Lee Ann Kuhn does fabulous pieces using this paint.

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  5. I love how you combine colors and "centuries!"

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  7. December 2016 at 15:51

    Love Fusion Mineral Paint & would love the chance to try more products!








    Unknown5 December 2016 at 15:51

    Love Fusion Mineral Paint & would love the chance to try more products!












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    1. I would love to win and be able to try Fusion!

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  8. Would love to try this paint!

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  9. Love all the colours, it's tough to choose a favourite but would love to give this paint a try.

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  10. I would love to try these colors.
    They look beautiful

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  11. I love Fusion Paint!! I would love to have every single color!! ❤️❤️

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  12. Love Fusion Mineral paint. I need more colors! So versatile and easy to work with.

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  13. Gorgeous colors! Thank you for the opportunity to win!

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  14. Love the paint and my finished products

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  15. I've just recently discovered Fusion Mineral paint & I love it! Your work is beautiful

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  16. We just recently discovered Fusion paint and are planning on painting our kitchen cabinets. Just trying to decide on a colour :)

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  17. I'm so in love with Fusion Paint! All of the new colors are gorgeous, its so hard to choose!

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  18. I really love the look of the gray table. Hoping to be able to recreate that look on a 1960s dresser repurpose into an entertainment stand.

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  19. Awesome giveaway, fusion has some great color choices

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  20. I have heard so many good things about this paint, I am dying to try it out. Thank you for the chance.

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  21. I recently painted my front door with fusion and am IN LOVE!

    Nicolr

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