Before & After

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

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

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

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

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

Transformation Tuesday: Church Pew Makeover

This week’s Before & After comes from Painting Guru and shop manager, Christina. She transformed this beautiful old church pew … continue reading

Before & After: Napoleonic Buffet

This week’s before an after comes from Stylish Patina’s manager and painting expert, Christina. She took this beautiful piece and … continue reading

Wet Distressing

This table was repainted by one of our Painters in Residence, Tricia, and we love how she utilized the wet … continue reading

Before & After — Painting Fabric

This week’s Before & After comes from Lisa in Old Town Alexandria. Lisa suddenly found her tastes in furniture shifting … continue reading

Only $20 Open Paint!

Hello everyone I hope you are enjoying the beginning of this fall season.  Personally it’s a little too hot for … continue reading

Tip of the Week – Geometric Patterns

This piece was painted by Annie Sloan’s Painter in Residence Johnathan Marc Mendes and we are so inspired by it! … continue reading

Go High Style Glam!

Today we want to chat about how you can get that High Style look on a budget! There’s a misconception … continue reading

Color Recipe of the Week – Peacock

This week’s color recipe was inspired by the gorgeous Peacock Dresser  for sale at our Falls Church City store. So … continue reading

The Two Tone Distress

It can be intimidating to take the plunge and go bold on your color choice and sometimes your space may … continue reading

How to apply clear wax!

We get so many calls in the shop regarding how to use the Annie Sloan wax products.  This step is … continue reading

September 2nd Chalk Paint Class!

Join us September 2nd 10-12 at our Mosaic District Shop to the learn the ins and outs of how to use … continue reading

Make It, Take It Booth at the Capital Home Show

We are excited to announce that Stylish Patina will be running the DIY Make It Take It Booth at the … continue reading

Annie Sloan Featured in Architectural Digest

If you follow Stylish Patina or the blog, you probably know how much we love Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan! … continue reading