Tag Archives: vintage 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

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

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

Care Packages for the Troops

As you all know, I am a born and raised Falls Church girl and think it is truly an incredible … 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

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

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

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

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 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

Using Chalk Paint on Fabric

We often talk about how versatile Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan is – you can use it on all types … continue reading

Saltwash Project Ideas

Check out these great ideas for DIY projects using Saltwash, a product that we sell at our Falls Church shop! … continue reading