Green fingers, green hair, green dresser Don’t Care!

I’m a bit obsessed… and blessed that Velvet Finishes, a fabulous paint company out of Atlanta, sent me some of their gorgeous, no prime, no sand paints!

I have about 8000 projects I am imagining with all of the gorgeous colors they have and will be show casing a few more in the next couple of weeks- but let’s start with this gorgeous green lady, shall we?!
She came to me pretty dinged and a dull off white- but she is dull no more! I chose the Baroque Green from Velvet Finishes and it is a gorgeous emerald, kelly green and needs to be everywhere!
It went on smooth and took a few coats as all deep colors do- but no sanding, no priming and because this was an older piece of furniture, I wanted it to look a bit uneven in places. ¬†Perfect was not the plan, and if you can’t tell, I couldn’t be happier with this baby!
Here is the sad before…

Without further ado… My Green Lady…

After about 2 and a half coats of paint, I simply used gold rub and buff and a gold leaf pen on all of the pretty details- those two products are amazing!
Thank you again Velvet Finishes!

I hope everyone has an amazing weekend!
xoxo
B

Linking to:
East Coast Creative
The Dedicated House

Featured at:
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Comments

  1. 1

    Beautiful!!!!!!!

  2. 3

    Oh my gosh, that turned out so gorgeous! You did a fantastic job! I too am obsessed with Velvet Finishes and have already painted about 7 pieces! I can’t stop I love it so much. High five B!!

  3. 5

    I hope that you are planning to send me that for my birthday present! It’s GORGEOUS!!!!

  4. 7

    SO pretty! That paint looks fabulous- can’t wait to see what else you whip up!

  5. 9

    Ohhhhhhhhhh you did good , love it

  6. 11

    Looks gorgeous! Rub n buff is awesome, isn’t it??

  7. 13

    Stunning! Thank you for sharing. You will be the Star Feature tomorrow at the Before and After Wednesday party at The Dedicated House! Pop back in tomorrow to check out your feature. Happy Day to You! Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

  8. 15

    You did a fabulous job on this dresser ( I have a soft spot for this set because it’s what my daughter’s had when they were little )
    The Green is spectacular – and the gold detail ( especially on the legs ) is exquisite !
    Beautiful beautiful job!
    Hopping over from the Dedicated House
    xox

  9. 16

    Your dresser looks amazing, and I LOVE that color! I’d love to feature this on my paint color blog, Involving Color. You wouldn’t have to do a thing, just let me know if you’re interested!

  10. 17

    I just did a french provencial piece in these exact colors! Great minds think alike! Yours turned out beautifully! I have never heard of this paint company, but I will have to check them out!

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