Friday, April 26, 2013

Pretty Paloma Dresser


Paloma Chalk Paint is a soft, pretty, lavender with grey undertones.  Annie Sloan knows how to create beautiful colors!


I recently moved and I needed a dresser for my new room.  I had this old, black dresser in my closet at my previous house and decided to spruce it up and bring it out of the closet.



I love it so much more painted with pretty Paloma!  The crystal pulls and silver keyhole look lovely with this subtle shade of lavender.




I found the perfect pair of vintage lamps at a yard sale for $10 each.  They are actually brass, if you can believe it?  I have never seen brass lamps in this shape.  I love these unique, French shaped lamps so much, that I knew I would keep them for myself.


I love using Chalk Paint on metal because it adheres so well and looks so natural.  I painted so many layers of paint on these, that I do not remember the exact order or colors.  It was something like this:  Old Ochre base coat, French Linen second coat, a lot of distressing, then an old ochre wash followed by a little more Old Ochre with a dry brush.




I needed a mirror to complete my bedroom vignette.  I just went shopping at Loot and took home this large, shapely, vintage mirror that I painted a few months ago.  I got it for $10 at The Salvation Army.  The frame is a plastic material, not wood, but you would never know by looking at it now.  Chalk Paint does amazing things!  I painted one coat of Pure White on the mirror frame and finished it with a wash of French Linen.  Because the plastic frame was dark brown and had faux wood grain the one coat of Pure White makes the mirror look like white washed wood.



This post is linked to the parties on my sidebar.

50 comments:

Paint Me White said...

Love it Amanda. x

Fiona, LilyfieldLife said...

Amanda, it's all so beautiful! I just love all your work. I mentioned you in a blog post the other day
http://www.lilyfieldlife.com/2013/04/painted-furniture-inspiration.html

Cheers Fiona

Ruth Anne Buterbaugh said...

Thanks for posting about using chalk paint on brass-it inspires me to give my tall ornate brass candlestick a totally new look. Loved the chest of drawers and mirror, too!

Anonymous said...

I am sure this paragraph has touched all the internet visitors, its really really pleasant paragraph on building up
new webpage.

Here is my weblog - volvo s70

Anonymous said...

Normally I do not learn post on blogs, but I wish to say that this write-up very compelled me to check out and do
it! Your writing style has been surprised me. Thanks, quite great post.


Take a look at my web page: adjustable dumbbell weight

Anonymous said...

It's hard to find educated people in this particular topic, but you seem like you know what you're talking about!

Thanks

Feel free to surf to my site - companion pet clinic portland or

Anonymous said...

Hi there! This blog post couldn't be written much better! Going through this article reminds me of my previous roommate! He constantly kept preaching about this. I will send this post to him. Fairly certain he'll have a great read.
Thanks for sharing!

My page ... companion pet clinic portland

Anonymous said...

Great website you have here but I was curious about if you knew of any message boards that cover the
same topics talked about here? I'd really love to be a part of online community where I can get comments from other knowledgeable people that share the same interest. If you have any suggestions, please let me know. Bless you!

My homepage: phen375 slimming pills

Anonymous said...

I'm truly enjoying the design and layout of your site. It's a very easy on the
eyes which makes it much more enjoyable for me to come here and visit more often.

Did you hire out a designer to create your
theme? Fantastic work!

Also visit my blog :: %anchor_text%

Anonymous said...

Hi there, just became aware of your blog through Google, and found that it's really informative. I'm going
to watch out for brussels. I'll appreciate if you continue this in future. Many people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

Feel free to surf to my website ... photoshop nightclub flyers

Anonymous said...

Hello there! This article couldn't be written any better! Looking through this article reminds me of my previous roommate! He constantly kept preaching about this. I will send this article to him. Fairly certain he'll have a very good read.
Thanks for sharing!

Look into my site ... rat rod for sale

Anonymous said...

I am regular visitor, how are you everybody? This post posted
at this web page is truly pleasant.

Take a look at my site hot rods for sale cedar rapids iowa

Anonymous said...

I love what you guys tend to be up too. Such clever work and reporting!

Keep up the very good works guys I've added you guys to blogroll.

My page: hot rods

Anonymous said...

If you are going for most excellent contents like myself, only go to
see this web page daily as it provides feature contents, thanks

Feel free to visit my web site; adjustable dumbbells

Anonymous said...

I am really grateful to the owner of this site who has shared this enormous piece of writing
at here.

Here is my web blog; self adhesive floor tiles

Anonymous said...

Good day! I could have sworn I've visited this blog before but after going through some of the articles I realized it's new
to me. Regardless, I'm certainly pleased I stumbled upon it and I'll be bookmarking it and
checking back often!

Feel free to surf to my site golden retriever lab Mix breeders

Anonymous said...

Very good blog you have here but I was wondering if
you knew of any discussion boards that cover the same topics discussed in this article?
I'd really like to be a part of community where I can get responses from other knowledgeable individuals that share the same interest. If you have any recommendations, please let me know. Thanks a lot!

Here is my blog post; rat rod

Anonymous said...

I'm truly enjoying the design and layout of your website. It's a very easy on
the eyes which makes it much more pleasant for
me to come here and visit more often. Did you hire out a designer to create your theme?
Superb work!

Here is my weblog :: weight loss phen375

Anonymous said...

With havin so much written content do you ever run into any problems of plagorism or copyright infringement?
My blog has a lot of unique content I've either authored myself or outsourced but it appears a lot of it is popping it up all over the internet without my agreement. Do you know any techniques to help prevent content from being ripped off? I'd
definitely appreciate it.

Feel free to surf to my site: volvo v70 review

Anonymous said...

Fabulous, what a weblog it is! This webpage provides
valuable information to us, keep it up.

my site; read full report

Anonymous said...

Hello there! I know this is kind of off topic but I was wondering
if you knew where I could find a captcha plugin for my comment
form? I'm using the same blog platform as yours and I'm having difficulty finding one?
Thanks a lot!

Feel free to visit my blog; useful link

Anonymous said...

My brother recommended I might like this web site.
He was entirely right. This post actually made my day. You can not imagine
simply how much time I had spent for this info!
Thanks!

Also visit my blog post: http://com.lifedb.kr/?document_srl=1416

Anonymous said...

Hi all, here every one is sharing such know-how, so
it's nice to read this weblog, and I used to pay a visit this website every day.

Here is my blog ... golden retriever yellow lab mix

Anonymous said...

Can I just say what a relief to find a person that really understands what they are discussing over the internet.
You certainly know how to bring an issue to light and make it important.

More people need to check this out and understand this side of the story.
I was surprised that you aren't more popular since you definitely have the gift.

my site; useful golden retriever adoptions details

Anonymous said...

That is very attention-grabbing, You're a very professional blogger. I've joined your rss feed and stay up for seeking extra of your wonderful post.

Also, I've shared your web site in my social networks

Also visit my web page :: golden retriever yellow lab

Anonymous said...

hello!,I really like your writing so so much! share we communicate more about your post on AOL?
I require a specialist on this house to resolve my problem.
May be that is you! Having a look forward to look you.



Look at my web page ... affiliate marketing online

Anonymous said...

Hi, the whole thing is going sound here and ofcourse every one
is sharing facts, that's genuinely fine, keep up writing.

Also visit my web page - visit for golden retriever disposition stuff

Anonymous said...

It's going to be end of mine day, but before finish I am reading this fantastic paragraph to increase my knowledge.

Feel free to visit my homepage; www.littlerockattorneyguide.com

Anonymous said...

I was suggested this web site by my cousin. I am not sure whether this post is
written by him as nobody else know such detailed about my difficulty.
You are amazing! Thanks!

Look at my site - cool training your golden retriever content

Anonymous said...

Great article, totally what I wanted to find.

Also visit my blog: armitron watches

Anonymous said...

I am really impressed together with your writing abilities as
well as with the layout in your weblog. Is that this a paid subject or did you customize it yourself?
Anyway stay up the excellent high quality writing, it is uncommon to look a great blog
like this one nowadays..

Here is my blog post :: http://wikimat.freehostia.com

thomas said...

Awesome! Immense information there.
thesandywoods.com/

grady williams said...

Hey enormous stuff or pleasant information you are offering here. check this site

grady williams said...

The stuff in this blog is in not only incredible but also providing the great knowledge to the people. japbyg

grady williams said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
grady williams said...

Hi to everybody, here everyone is sharing such knowledge, so it’s fastidious to see this site, and I used to visit this blog daily. Drew from wildfire production

oakleyses said...

coach purses, louis vuitton handbags, kate spade outlet online, nike air max, michael kors outlet, michael kors outlet store, oakley sunglasses, burberry outlet online, coach outlet store online, michael kors outlet online, louis vuitton, louboutin shoes, louis vuitton outlet, louis vuitton outlet online, louis vuitton outlet, polo ralph lauren outlet, gucci handbags, oakley vault, longchamp handbags, polo ralph lauren, coach outlet, michael kors outlet online, tiffany and co jewelry, jordan shoes, burberry outlet online, ray ban outlet, nike air max, coach outlet, cheap oakley sunglasses, kate spade handbags, red bottom shoes, ray ban sunglasses, chanel handbags, christian louboutin shoes, nike free, tory burch outlet, christian louboutin outlet, nike shoes, prada handbags, tiffany jewelry, longchamp outlet, michael kors outlet online, prada outlet, longchamp outlet online, michael kors outlet online

oakleyses said...

north face pas cher, louis vuitton pas cher, nike roshe run, hollister, barbour, ralph lauren pas cher, converse pas cher, nike air max, vans pas cher, nike air force, abercrombie and fitch, nike trainers, louis vuitton uk, true religion outlet, mulberry, sac louis vuitton, ray ban pas cher, nike huarache, nike free pas cher, michael kors canada, hollister, timberland, longchamp pas cher, hermes pas cher, sac vanessa bruno, air max, nike blazer pas cher, longchamp, ray ban uk, lacoste pas cher, michael kors uk, chaussure louboutin, air max pas cher, nike free, sac michael kors, louis vuitton, burberry pas cher, ralph lauren, nike roshe, air jordan, true religion outlet, new balance pas cher, lululemon, oakley pas cher, guess pas cher, nike air max, scarpe hogan, tn pas cher, north face, true religion

oakleyses said...

babyliss pro, p90x workout, valentino shoes, canada goose pas cher, rolex watches, canada goose outlet, abercrombie and fitch, mcm handbags, lululemon outlet, canada goose outlet, new balance outlet, soccer shoes, bottega veneta, wedding dresses, insanity workout, hollister, canada goose, jimmy choo shoes, ugg outlet, ugg boots, north face outlet, uggs outlet, ghd, asics shoes, marc jacobs outlet, giuseppe zanotti, ferragamo shoes, longchamp, reebok outlet, birkin bag, north face jackets, canada goose uk, celine handbags, vans outlet, nfl jerseys, uggs on sale, ugg, moncler, mont blanc pens, roshe run, canada goose outlet, moncler outlet, mac cosmetics, chi flat iron, herve leger, beats headphones, moncler, ugg soldes, soccer jerseys, instyler ionic styler

Henry Jon said...

These are the great blogs; I assure you that I really enjoyed a lot in reading. Rustic Furnishings

Henry Jon said...

The stuff in this blog is in not only incredible but also providing the great knowledge to the people. Beach House Decorating

Albert einstien said...

It’s truly awesome; you have imparted truly great knowledge. Beginner Woodworking Projects

oakleyses said...

oakley sunglasses, kate spade outlet, jordan shoes, prada handbags, oakley sunglasses, longchamp outlet, christian louboutin shoes, longchamp outlet, gucci handbags, michael kors outlet, replica watches, louis vuitton outlet, michael kors outlet online, louis vuitton, tiffany jewelry, burberry handbags, christian louboutin outlet, nike air max, uggs outlet, oakley sunglasses wholesale, polo ralph lauren outlet online, nike air max, michael kors outlet, nike outlet, uggs on sale, longchamp outlet, ugg boots, louis vuitton outlet, oakley sunglasses, prada outlet, tiffany and co, ray ban sunglasses, nike free, louis vuitton, ugg boots, michael kors outlet online, michael kors outlet online, cheap oakley sunglasses, uggs outlet, chanel handbags, michael kors outlet online, ray ban sunglasses, christian louboutin, ray ban sunglasses, louis vuitton outlet, burberry outlet, polo outlet

oakleyses said...

ray ban pas cher, sac vanessa bruno, coach outlet store online, ralph lauren uk, michael kors, coach purses, hollister pas cher, converse pas cher, nike air max, nike roshe run uk, kate spade, hogan outlet, nike free run, true religion outlet, ray ban uk, north face, replica handbags, burberry pas cher, coach outlet, new balance, true religion outlet, nike air max uk, hollister uk, polo lacoste, nike air max uk, nike free uk, oakley pas cher, air max, true religion outlet, michael kors pas cher, nike air force, michael kors outlet, nike roshe, jordan pas cher, michael kors, vans pas cher, lululemon canada, nike tn, timberland pas cher, polo ralph lauren, nike blazer pas cher, abercrombie and fitch uk, louboutin pas cher, longchamp pas cher, north face uk, sac longchamp pas cher, sac hermes, guess pas cher, mulberry uk, true religion jeans

oakleyses said...

herve leger, hollister clothing, mac cosmetics, instyler, nike trainers uk, lululemon, iphone cases, timberland boots, beats by dre, s6 case, wedding dresses, bottega veneta, p90x workout, reebok outlet, asics running shoes, ferragamo shoes, iphone 6s plus cases, hermes belt, ipad cases, vans outlet, north face outlet, iphone 6 plus cases, mcm handbags, iphone 6 cases, jimmy choo outlet, nike air max, ralph lauren, north face outlet, soccer jerseys, giuseppe zanotti outlet, new balance shoes, mont blanc pens, celine handbags, iphone 6s cases, oakley, insanity workout, abercrombie and fitch, louboutin, longchamp uk, nike huaraches, valentino shoes, babyliss, iphone 5s cases, hollister, ghd hair, chi flat iron, nfl jerseys, baseball bats, nike roshe run, soccer shoes

oakleyses said...

converse, canada goose, louis vuitton, converse outlet, vans, moncler outlet, moncler, pandora jewelry, toms shoes, replica watches, lancel, hollister, montre pas cher, juicy couture outlet, swarovski, karen millen uk, moncler, ugg,ugg australia,ugg italia, moncler, links of london, pandora jewelry, canada goose jackets, louis vuitton, ugg pas cher, ugg,uggs,uggs canada, supra shoes, coach outlet, ugg, moncler outlet, hollister, pandora charms, canada goose, ugg uk, nike air max, louis vuitton, swarovski crystal, ray ban, wedding dresses, barbour uk, canada goose outlet, pandora uk, canada goose outlet, canada goose, barbour, marc jacobs, doudoune moncler, moncler, gucci, thomas sabo, juicy couture outlet, canada goose uk, moncler uk, canada goose outlet

dong dong23 said...

ray ban outlet
gucci outlet
michael kors outlet
louis vuitton handbags
christian louboutin outlet
mont blanc
kate spade
nike air huarache
michael kors purses
louis vuitton handbags
nike roshe runs
oakley vault
ralph lauren polo outlet
michael kors outlet
celine
oakley sunglasses
louis vuitton
replica watches
lebron james shoes 2015
louis vuitton outlet stores
supra shoes
nfl jerseys wholesale
timberland boots
nike air max 90
ralph lauren
hollister clothing
true religion
true religion shorts
oakley vault
michael kors handbags
hollister clothing
kobe bryant shoes
ralph lauren polo
fake watches
kevin durant shoes 8
tory burch flats
louis vuitton outlet
michael kors outlet
burberry outlet
retro jordans
20165.28wengdongdong

معادلة الهندسة said...

استمتع مع معادلة الهندسة من خلال الشرح الوفي للعديد من المواد التي يقدمها لكم مركز النور من خلال المهندسين المتخصصين
للتواصل معنا :
01093189974 — 01118585670
01220911562 — 01116126161
01008266914 — 01124999956
البريد الالكتروني :
http://goo.gl/dDB6tx

Pest Control said...

نقدم لكم افضل شركة مكافحة الحشرات فنحن فى شركتنا نعتمد على مجموعه من البرامج والاساليب المتميزه

للتواصل معنا :
0024419074

البريد الالكتروني :
http://www.pestcontrolabudhabi.com/Ar/

Syanat 3 said...

نعمل في صيانة سوني على ابتكار و تصميم كل ما هو جديد في عالم الاجهزة الكهربائية

للتواصل معنا :
http://www.maintenanceg.com/Sony-Agent-Service-Company.html

LinkWithin

Related Posts with Thumbnails