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Rae Dunn Inspired Bread Box

If you haven't heard of Rae Dunn you may not be a farmhouse style fan. This uber popular line of kitchen decor is so simple yet so classic. Bright white with crisp black narrow font gives a universal appeal to almost any style kitchen. Follow me as I take a solid wood bread box and give it a "Rae Dunn" inspired makeover.

These solid wood bread boxes can be found everywhere but they are just so boring and generic. The simple smooth styling however is perfect for the inspired makeover I have in mind.

I first taped off the inside edges wanting to leave the interior the natural wood finish.

I am excited to try my new 2" angled Fusion paint brush as well on this project.

Using Fusion Mineral Paint in picket fence, a crisp white, I applied 3 coats. White is notorious for requiring more coats for an opaque coverage. After each coat I lightly sanded to keep a soft smooth surface.

Now for the Rae Dunn inspired part, being a reduce reuse recycle person I cannot personally use th…

My Favs of 2016

Here are a few of my favorite pieces I did in 2016


Country Chic vanilla frosting hutch
Fusion's midnight blue MCM cabinet
Fusion's little tea pot kids set
Fusion's champlain dresser turned sideboard
Miss Mustard Seed milk paint dresser in Eululie's Sky
Country Chic's tropical cocktail collection
Plaster Paint fireside with Fusion's ash accent table
Fusion's new color azure nail polish/oil/spice cabinet
nesting table set one Country Chic and two
my 100+ year old dining table
and this duck blue dresser from Cece Caldwell's new line


yep there are 2 distinct colors I love and the dark stain, what are your favorite colors? and what color combos and pieces would you love to see in 2017?

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  1. Wonderful collection of projects Lee Ann! I tend to lean towards blues, this year I'm thinking of adding a bit more green to my pallet. Thanks for sharing your collection at Fridays Furniture Fix!

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