Monthly Archives: September 2014

I’m so excited to announce that we will be carrying the Heirloom Traditions paint line at Chic & Shabby.  It is one of the best chalk paints on the market and I am happy to be a part of this company. You will find it in my space, “Inspired to Restore” inside Chic & Shabby, […]

Remember these guys? In my last post I shared with you that these would be painted with the Amy Howard paint.  First I painted 2 coats of the gray paint. Then I used Annie Sloan dark wax. I love the hardware on these pieces but they were almost black, but thanks to some Brasso multi […]

Today I’m trying Amy Howard at home chalk paint in graphite.  I picked up these two pieces recently and can’t wait to transform them. At first I found it to be watery.  But as I started painting found it covered well. This is only the first coat.  I’ll show you the finished product later.   […]