Blog Posts - Annie Sloan



Upcycled Drawers Times Two

It all started when I picked up a couple mid century over sized drawers, my husband wondered what the heck I was going to do with them, so did I. I decided to add feet and make side tables out of them.   So, I told him about the idea, and a...

Refresh Furniture Class!

Join us for a Chalk Paint 101 class in the New Year, 1/7/2017 so you can learn to refresh your … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Dec 15, 2016

Fireplace Transformation

Meet our Before + After reader project for today! Tell us a little bit about yourself: I am a handy … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Sep 1, 2016

Simple & Uncomplicated Furniture Painting

Are you still holding on to that special piece of old furniture that you have wanted to paint forever? A reader wrote and asked, “I really would like to paint this little table/bench/chair but I can not figure out which process would be easiest for...
by Restyling Home by Kelly on Aug 31, 2016

October 22nd Paint Class

Our October 1st paint class already SOLD OUT! We have added a second class in October.  For all of you … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 31, 2016

Tips+Tools, Window Treatments

Interior Design Tips + Tools – Window Treatments + Lamp Shade Styles Today I am sharing some resources I found … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 30, 2016

Chalk Paint Transformation

Meet Nancy our DIY featured reader today! Tell us a little bit about yourself: A Realtor from Burke with adventures … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 25, 2016

October 1st Paint Class

I just announced our next Chalk Paint 101 class, October 1st, and the spaces are already filling up!  You can … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 24, 2016

Before + After

Meet Anne our featured DIY Before + After today! I live in Alexandria and enjoy refinishing furniture especially chairs — … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 18, 2016

Before + After

Meet Nancy + Daria our featured Before + After blog post today! Tell us a little bit about yourself: My … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 11, 2016

New Chalk Paint Color: Giverny

Introducing Annie Sloan’s newest color for 2016 – Giverny is a bright, cheery, clean, cool blue in the Annie Sloan palette. … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 10, 2016

Before + After

Meet Maria! Our featured Before + After reader today! I’m a relatively new DIYer, started a couple of years ago … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Aug 4, 2016

The French Dovetail

Today I had a few pieces delivered for my vintage furniture Designer Collection tonight and two of the items are vintage … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Jul 24, 2016

Pioneer Wood

Heather our craft-o-maniac played with our new product Pioneer Wood on this table.  I am always on the hunt for … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Jul 14, 2016

Design Trend: Painted Floors

A big trend we are seeing right now is painting your floors.  This is definitely an inexpensive was to transform … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Jul 14, 2016

Make-over on Antique Cedar Chest

Wanted to share with you today a re-do I did on an antique Victorian blanket chest or hope chest.  Lined with cedar and still has its original tags and skeleton key.  I bought this at auction and, like a lot of items I buy at auction, I give it a...
by The Vintage Nest on Jul 10, 2016

Coffee table makeover!

Our before + after this week is from Kathy!  She is a stay at home mom of 6, yes I … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on May 24, 2016

Before & After: Dining Table Redo

This week’s before and after project is from Bann, a chalk paint fanatic. Take it away, Bann! “I’ve toted this … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Mar 31, 2016

Farmhouse Table Makeover and My Favorite Local Farmhouse

Welcome back to my favorite day of the month: Themed Furniture Makeover Day. I have to admit, I have nothing in my home that resembles "farmhouse" so to try to come up with a farmhouse makeover kind of stumped me at first. Upon brainstormin...
by Curb Alert! on Mar 24, 2016

Before & After: Mudroom Makeover

This week’s before and after is from Kristin – an interior designer who totally rocked her mudroom makeover. Take it … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Mar 24, 2016


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