Tag Archives: painted furniture

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

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

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

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

Color Recipe of the Week : Navy Blue!

As many of you may have noticed, this year, Navy blue seems to have exploded. It’s on every designers color … continue reading

How to get the “Restoration Hardware” Look

The craze around the aged looking, grey toned wood found at Restoration hardware (featured in their table above) has led … 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

Color of the Week — Celestial Blue

One of our favorite things about Annie Sloan Chalk Paint is just how easy it is to mix for a … continue reading

Introducing Lem Lem

Have you heard the news?! Annie Sloan has teamed up with OxFam to create a new ChalkPaint color called Lem … 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

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

Annie Sloan Black Wax

Chalk Paint lovers know how diverse the color choices are in Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan.  But, did you know … continue reading

Before + After – Paloma Chalk Paint

This week’s Before + After features a custom project painted for a customer.  Christina, the manager at Stylish Patina, used … continue reading