Tag Archives: vintage furniture

Before & After: Coffee Table Hand-me-Down

This week’s Before & After comes to you courtesy of Kathy. Kathy is a busy mother of six, who like … continue reading

Color Recipe of the Week: Tiffany Blue

This week, we’re bringing you a color that is instantly recognizable! It’s was inspired the infamous little blue boxes from … continue reading

Chalk Paint 101 Class

Does anyone else feel like now that the New Year is approaching there are a million projects you want to … continue reading

Before & After: Graphite Highboy Dresser

This week’s Before & After comes courtesy of  Sarah a Stylish Patina customer and a former spray paint addict. After … 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

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