Tag Archives: general finishes

The Ugly Duckling

Good morning on this crisp Virginia day!  We are finally starting to see and feel fall around Northern Virginia / … continue reading

The Male Perspective

About a month or so ago I was in the shop over the weekend bringing in some new furniture and … continue reading

Washington Post Design Project

If you read the Local Living section of the Washington Post you may have seen a little design project I … continue reading


Don’t forget to come by Rough Luxe Market this weekend and snag up some of our amazing deals!  It’s our … continue reading

Vintage Wing Chair Redo

I am a little addicted to transforming vintage chairs (and settees) into beautiful modern living pieces.  Here are a few … continue reading

DIY Succulent Wreath

Deborah over at The Little Garden Spot and our resident flower guru has been making succulent wreaths in her studio … continue reading

Garden Love!

I’ve talked about my little rock garden before and now that the majority of it is all planted I wanted … continue reading

June Rough Luxe Preview

Rough luxe Market opens up next weekend and we are celebrating our 1 year anniversary!    To celebrate we will … continue reading

Designer Tip, Semi Gloss Paint

With the new year underway most people are thinking about getting their lives and homes in order for 2014.  I … continue reading

Share Your Projects! Win $25

FAB FURNITURE FRIDAY —  Linky Party is NOW open! I want to see what cool things you have done in … continue reading

DIY Network Airing

Those of you that have been reading the blog for a while know that about a year ago we did … continue reading

January Paint Class

Sign up now for January Paint Class, register now spaces fill quickly!  This makes a great holiday gift for your … continue reading

Patina Green Paint Color!

I am so excited to announce that I submitted a color to the General Finishes color contest and was selected! … continue reading

Decoupage Adventure

So many of can tell by the furniture that I transform I don’t do a lot of “fluffy” projects but … continue reading

Lamp Black

I just started carrying General Finishes paint both in the Falls Church shop and online.  The primary reason I decide … continue reading

General Finishes Milk Paint Projects

I wanted to share a couple project I have done with General Finishes Milk Paint {GFMP}.  The thing I LOVE … continue reading


The second line of paint that I have been playing with and now have in stock is…… General Finishes Milk … continue reading

DIY Haven & New Paint Line Intro…..

This weekend my helper Laura and I made great strides in setting up the beginnings of our little DIY haven … continue reading