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Cedar Lined Armoire in Navy with Copper - lots of pics

When I purchased this solid armoire cabinet it did not take long to decide on a navy paint color. I also like the carved details on the front but thought the top and sides would look lovely stenciled with the hardware copper. Using Homestead House Milk PaintCutting Edge Stencils & Krylon spray paint I achieved my vision.


But first it needed a good cleaning starting with vacuum followed with a scrub with warm soapy water to remove any past gunk and dirt that would hamper paint adherence. The entire outside was lightly power sanded to smooth the wood surface then wiped well again.



Thank goodness for this heavy duty furniture dolly to move it around and also allow to be tipped on its back for the cleaning and sanding portions.
As well I was able to paint the underside and base areas with primer all around to seal.

Homestead House Milk Paint in midnight blue was mixed up and painted on


One coat was all that was needed to get good coverage over the original dark stained wood.
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Stencil Giveaway

To celebrate my birthday, The Stencil Warehouse  and I want to GIVE AWAY a FREE stencil.

UPDATE: Lucky Marilyn N is the winner, congrats!



To win all you need to do pick one of the 3 STENCILS above you think I should use on an upcoming project and what PROJECT you would use that stencil on too.. so easy!!

Click on this link to enter on my Creative Moments Facebook page

Stencils are perfect to add on furniture, walls, pillows, rugs, wood boards, artist canvas, used for embossing, so many uses!

The stencil courtesy of Stencil Warehouse Ltd will be mailed directly to you!! The ending date for this gift to you will be via random draw Wednesday April 25 (my youngest daughters bday) @ 9 pm.. CHEERS!!

This fun giveaway is open to everyone!!

You can find more fabulous stencils on The Stencil Warehouse website