My Dipped Patina Bombay Dresser

This technique may look familiar to you because I did this on my guest bathroom vanity a few months back. I was playing around with the patina products from Dixie Belle when I painting the vanity and loved how it turned out so I decided to do a similar look on this...

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My Dipped Patina Bombay Dresser

My Patina Outdoor Planters

My Affiliate Link... Check out Dixie Belle here: Dixie Belle Site Product List: White Lightning Cleaner 2 Dixie Belle point colors Top Coat (in Satin or Flat to seal paint before doing patina Patina Paint (Bronze, Copper or Iron) Patina Spray (Blue or Green)...

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My Patina Outdoor Planters

A True Gentlemen 🙂

I purchased the beautiful gentlemen's dresser (its called that because one of the drawers has a valet tray to hold cuff links or change) and it needed a lot of TLC.   I started off by sanding down the top (it had layers apon layers of old paint and varnish that had...

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From Dark and Scary to Light and Bright!

I purchased this hutch from an auction and no one wanted it, but I had a vision for it.  I always wanted to try the "ombre" look on a piece of furniture, so I figured "What the heck....I'm going to give it a try on this piece." I first gave it a deep cleaning using...

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From Dark and Scary to Light and Bright!

Image Transfer using Artisan Enhancements Transfer Gel

  In this video, I show you how I transfered an image I downloaded from www.thegraphicfiary.com website and then sized it using www.canva.com.  Video: Image Transfer on furniture plus bonus tips on using Primer before painting with Artisan Enhancements...

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Unique is an Understatement 🙂

When I found this piece, I was thinking "What the heck is this?"   I've never seen a piece of furniture like it.  It's called a "Hidden Chair Table" and what a genius idea !!!  To get this piece ready for painting, I first had to sturdy it up....it was pretty...

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Unique is an Understatement :)

Hello and Welcome to My Blog

 My name is Amy, but everyone calls me Aj.  I'm not new to the thrifted transformation craze, but my past experience has mainly revolved around transforming / refashioning of old thrifted clothing and the hobby of sewing.  With that said, this thirfting addiction...

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Never doubt your vision…..just jump in and make it happen !

I have a new found love of transforming old furniture with a dip of a brush, swipe of sandpaper and a hole lot of trial and error.   It's all about jumping right in and making your vision happen.  If you don't try, it will never happen !! What are you waiting for ?...

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