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Here’s my rendition of “How to Stain Furniture” I’m working on my most recent project that was inspired by Miss Mustard Seed’s French Dresser. On this project, she stained the wood on top of the dresser and I loved the look! I tried staining before and was totally disheartened. I didn’t really know what I …
hand painted by Christina Dutill - Valspar Murky Sage. Gardz clear primer - amazing at stain blocking plus it's clear so if you want to distress over say a black you don't see white primer. Home made glaze then a coat of clear soft wax
Most empire dressers date back to the late 1800s to early 1900s. They tend to have a large frame and are solid wood, which makes for a very heavy and big piece of furniture. On an antique such as this, most people want to keep some of the wood grain when refinishing it. Take a look at thesociablehome.com to see how you can combine paint and stain to refurbish your own empire dresser.