Color Recipe of the Week : Coral

This week’s color of the week is a bright, fun coral that would look adorable in a kids room or … continue reading

Tip of the Week: Tinting clear wax with Chalk Paint

Did you know that you can use chalk paint to tint clear or dark wax? Last week, we talked about … continue reading

Holiday Gift Guide: Finchberry Soaps

                              A couple months ago, we … continue reading

Before & After: Green Spruce Dresser

This week’s Before & After comes to us courtesy of Jen Green of Green Spruce Designs. Jen has been a … continue reading

Color Recipe of the Week: Spa Green

With the stress of the Holiday Season finally upon us and the rush to find everyone the perfect present, we … continue reading

Toy Drive + Free Holiday Photo!

Tis’ the season for giving!  We are hosting our annual toy drive for Northern Virginia Family Services!  Please mark your calendars and … continue reading

Using Gilding Wax for Added Detail

As you all know, we are huge fans of gilding wax and believe that it’s such a brilliant way to … continue reading

Wee the People

It’s officially the Holiday season! Which means the race to find the perfect gift for all the special people, big … continue reading

Before & After: Aubusson Bookshelf

This week’s Before & After comes from DIY fanatic, Teri. Teri’s love for all kinds of art projects inspired her … continue reading

Black Friday SALE!

Join us FRIDAY during our regular shop hours for our BLACK FRIDAY SALE!  We are offering 20% off ALL Clothing … continue reading

Color Recipe of the Week: Emerald Green

We’ve been a Jewel Tone kick lately and this week’s color recipe fits the theme. Annie Sloan’s chalk paint line … continue reading

Before & After

By now you all know that we love the look of a two-tone distress. Especially when it’s done in two … continue reading

Color Recipe of the Week: Paprika

With the leaves changing color and the temperature dropping, we’ve been struck with Fall Fever, opting for rich, deep hues … continue reading

Before & After: Using Dark Wax

This week’s bonus Before & After comes to us courtesy of one of the shop’s Painters in Residence, Tricia. Tricia, … continue reading

Why you shouldn’t be afraid of Dark Wax

The dark waxes can be so intimidating—full disclosure, we still get a rush of nerves every time we use it. … continue reading

Before & After : Color Washed Dresser

We always tell our customers there are endless finishes that can be achieved using Chalk Paint. From full coverage and … continue reading

Color Recipe of the Week: Eggplant

Being that it’s now officially Fall (that is we’ve had a couple weeks of Fall-worthy weather), we decided it was … continue reading

Color Washing

Color washing is such a fun technique and is a great way to either add a pop of color to … continue reading