Monday, August 18, 2014

Modern Chairs to Aged Beauties

This week I finished up a set of chairs to go with my recent antique kitchen table I completed for a client. Another great thing about painting furniture is that you don't have to have a complete matching dining or kitchen set. These chairs are originally from Pier 1 Imports and had a black finish with red distressing coming through. I painted them with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® in Coco to match the table.


I did minimal distressing on these because I didn't want any of that red paint peeking through. These were finished off with a coat of Annie Sloan Clear Wax and Dark Wax. These chairs went from looking dark and modern to rich and cozy. I am really digging their new look.


Dining tables and chairs are no joke. It has taken me quite a while to finish this project, but it was oh so worth it. The results make it all worth it.

5 comments:

  1. Looking so beautiful modern home furniture, all are very awesome. thanks to this post.

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  2. Awesome remake. Pretty cool and lovely for the future use.

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  3. Do you wax the top of tables or do you use a lacquer of some sort? I'm new to this process :)

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