This bed was totally free on I was the second particular person to contact on it but I left my name/quantity just in case the 1st particular person did not show up. He showed up but when he saw how bad of shape it was in he did not want it. It had someone’s initials carved in it but absolutely nothing a tiny sanding couldn’t repair.
Excellent internet site, going to attempt your painting method. I do have a question about the paste wax. On the internet site for the wax they mention it is not advisable on painted finishes. Need to i be concerned? I know your pieces have come out gorgeous. My husband is creating a country hutch for me and i want that black finish you see on Pottery Barn furniture. Thank you.
I am possessing a terrible time with paint strokes on mine. i will try sanding it and see if that helps. I wanted a shiny smooth surface (which is unusual for me) but since it does not appear smooth anyway, i will distress it a bit and see if that functions.
Estate sales are a terrific spot to acquire art of all kinds, and it’s not uncommon to locate pieces that are fairly old and have been hanging on a wall for the seller’s lifetime. The typical purchaser isn’t seeking to find a rare Picasso or Chagall at an estate sale, and if you go hunting with the appropriate attitude you can luck out and discover one thing intriguing for your own abode or to resell.
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