Chippy Blue Goodness

Very chippy blue 1 - EC

 I was shopping at my favorite antique shop the other day and I found a few pieces of furniture that caught my eye. This awesome empire dresser was one of them. I tried not to check him out. To think about him. To paint him in my mind and envision how AWESOME he would be. But I couldn't do it. I failed. I loved him....wouldn't you? That mirror. His lines. Not to mention I have an … [Read more...]

Eulalie’s Sky Dresser

ES dresser 1- EC

 I have been searching far and wide for nice pieces of furniture lately - January is a hard month to furniture shop. People are not having yard sales and not cleaning out big pieces of furniture necessarily. There is snow, cold, and less's just not a good season to furniture shop. But...sometimes a beacon of hope appears in the distance...and it spurs you on. Finding this dresser … [Read more...]

Chippy Chest

Eulalies Sky Dresser 1 - Embracing Change

I found this perfect dresser on Craigslist... I sure do love that site! I do a lot of shopping on Craigslist if you noticed. This dresser was a great find because it was a great price and in fabulous shape. Now that is a winning combination :) I wasn't sure how well it would take milk paint as I feared it would be too chippy. I figured there was only one way to find out for sure.So I went … [Read more...]

Sweet Oak Dresser

Cottage Cutie 1 - Embracing Change

Oh my...I think this is the cutest dresser I ever did see! So charming and full of character...don't you agree? It was cute even BEFORE paint!! Look at that sweet mirror! I desired this piece to have a soft cottage look...I painted it in Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint in Ironstone and Eulalie's Sky. It is sealed up with Hemp Oil. I think I accomplished my goal: Someone else must have … [Read more...]

Eulalie’s Sky Milk Painted Dresser

eulalies sky dresser 3 - EC

Oh man, I LOVE milk paint. LOVE it. It can be tempermental and unpredictable, but I just love it. Today I was able to use a new color I hadn't used before - Miss Mustard Seed's Eulalie's Sky. It is a little like heaven. Ahhhhhh. It feels like a breath of fresh air. It helped me take this dated dresser.. ...and to recreate her into the true beauty that she is! Now this curvy … [Read more...]