Category: Dining

Oak Pedestal Table Makeover



Today’s project is a little different because it’s a refresh to a small area of my kitchen.  I had previously given this table a paint job, but I was no longer really feeling it. Besides the table makeover, I was also able to add shiplap peel-and-stick wallpaper to the wall, and some farmhouse-y wall decor.  […]

Dining

Chalk Painting Table and Chairs



Here is a truth bomb for you – chalk painting your table and chairs is not a quick weekend project.  I don’t even want to do the math on how many hours I have into this set.  But, at the end of the day, it was totally worth it.  Here is what this mahogany set […]

Dining

Updating a Bar Height Dining Set



If you’ve got a bar height dining set, or any dining set, that needs updating, I’ve got you covered today!  A friend of a client reached out to me to paint this beautifully-made oak dining set.  I hesitate a little with dining sets because they are a ton of work, but since there were only […]

Dining

Painted Oak Dining Table and Chairs



This dining table and chairs were given to me by a lovely senior couple who are friends of my mother.  The solid wood set had gotten too heavy for them to manage, so they asked me to haul it away and give it new life with paint.   Dining sets take forever for me to re-do.  […]

Dining

White & Cream Painted Furniture with Dixie Belle Chalk Mineral Paint



Dixie Belle has quite a selection of whites, and it can be hard to choose just the right look for your project.  To make things easier, today I’m giving you examples of how they each look on a project.  If you’re going over a dark wood with any of these colors, I recommend using white […]

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Black Dining Table



It seems that white has certainly taken center stage in the farmhouse look, but don’t forget black is part of farmhouse style too!  Black helps ground a room, and makes it feel cozier than all white.  My client purchased this dining table and 6 chairs, and chose black for the double pedestal.  She kept the […]

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