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Sunday, July 10, 2011

Upcycled French Caned Chair







Wow finally I am making my first post. We will see how it goes.

I finally have gotten on the bandwagon and finished a project. I have seen these all over blog land and I finally got one finished. Hard to do now with a full time job. So here goes...

I painted the chair a lovely turquoise blue and then heavily distressed it and antiqued it. I used drop cloth fabric to recover it and I made the pillow from an image off of Graphics Fairy using the Citra Solv method. Turned out nice if I may say so myself.


I am linking up with My Romantic Home here:
http://romantichome.blogspot.com/2011/07/painted-furniture-party.html

6 comments:

  1. Love the chair. You did a beautiful job. Congrats on your first project post. Karie

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  2. Turned out very nice - great job, I love the color! I'll be painting a desk that color soon for my daughter, and I'm excited to do something other than white or black.

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  3. Thanks guys for your comments. It is so fun to hear from you.

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  4. Fantastic job Vikki. Very frenchy. Love the pillow.

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  5. You really did a great job on this chair. I love the pillow too. I am now following.

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  6. Love Love Love that chair. Turned out great

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