Category Archives: Furniture Revamps

Chalk Paint Finish Now in a Spray Paint {Game Changer}

Krylon Chalk Paint Finish Spray Paint. Tips for how to use it and colors. Gorgeous Chalk finish.

  It was a matter of time before someone came out with a chalky paint finish in a spray paint. Honestly, I really never thought it could be done and actually look even halfway decent. Traditionally, that beautiful chalk paint finish … Continue reading

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How to Paint Laminate Furniture and Get a Smooth Finish

How to paint laminate furniture and get a smooth finish.

  Hello! Claire here from Claire Brody Designs! I am excited to share another paint project with you guys this month. I’m sharing my tips today for how to paint laminate furniture. When it comes to furniture thrifting, there are … Continue reading

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General Finishes Milk Paint {What and How}

General Finishes Milk Paint. What is it and how to use it.

  Hi guys! It’s Jenny, from Evolution of Style, and I’m so happy to be back again talking paint on The Creativity Exchange! This month I’m talking about General Finishes Milk Paint – I have been using a lot of their products … Continue reading

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Craigslist Console Instantly Transformed with Paint {Claire Brody Designs}

Craigslist console side table transformation with paint.

Hi Creativity Exchange Readers! It’s Claire from Claire Brody Designs back with another monthly contributor post this time I’m sharing a fun paint project. Cyndy is the paint guru and is always inspiring me to tackle paint projects. When it … Continue reading

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Tips for Painting Furniture with Enamel

Tips for what type of furniture pieces to paint with enamel and tips for getting a beautiful finish. The Creativity Exchange

A few weeks ago, I finished painting a chest/dresser piece for my friend An.  I wanted to share this project and tutorial with you guys because there are times and good reasons why painting furniture with enamel (oil based) paint … Continue reading

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Craigslist Trash to Treasure Dresser Revamp

Craigslist trash to treasure mid century dresser revamp.

Hi guys!! It’s Claire from Claire Brody Designs back again to share another fun project.I realize as I’m typing this that I have shared quite a few Craigslist dresser revamps (okay, maybe just one) but it sure seems that I … Continue reading

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DIY Dresser Transformation {Claire Brody Designs}

Dresser Painted with Sherwin Williams Dishy Coral

    Hey guys! It’s Claire from Claire Brody Designs back with another project. I’m sitting here wondering how it’s already the middle of March?! Is that even possible? It’s been a month since I’ve shared a project with you, … Continue reading

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16 of the Best Paint Colors for Painting Furniture

16 of the best and most versatile colors for painting furniture.  The Creativity Exchange

  This post has been a long time coming.  After all these years of creating paint color palettes, I finally took the time over the last few weeks to research and pull together my favorite paint colors for furniture revamps (several of … Continue reading

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My Favorite DIY Paint Techniques and Tutorials for Revamps

Top ten paint techniques and tutorials on The Creativity Exchange

  Happy Friday friends! Yay!! The weekend is finally here! For those of you who happened to miss Monday’s post, I shared my top 10 all-time most popular DIY projects here to celebrate The Creativity Exchange’s  5 year blogiversary.  I … Continue reading

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Round Up of Velvet Finishes Furniture Revamps: Paint It Monday

Round up of furniture revamps with the new awesome paint line Velvet Finishes.  The Creativity Exchange

    I hope you guys had a wonderful weekend and Easter! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! Over the last couple of months, I have received a lot emails and questions about the new fabulous Velvet Finishes paint line … Continue reading

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