Black and Gold Desk

black and gold chest

Denise from A Girl and a Brush first saw the Bellatrix chest from Horchow a few months ago and loved the black and gold combination so much that she knew she wanted to use it with some of her pieces. When Denise got an old desk at an auction, there was no question what she wanted to do with it.  A few challenges popped up along the way, but in the end this is one of Denise’s favorite transformations to date!

black and gold chest

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Whitewashed Chest

Desiree from Camelot Art Creations had a curvy low boy chest that was in need of a little TLC. She wanted a finish that didn’t "cover up" the beautiful bird’s eye maple but instead gave the tired piece a fresh look. Desiree found the perfect finish in a whitewashing technique inspired by a similarly-shaped chest [...Read More]

Black Painted Chest

Jen from Jenspire: Simply Inspiring bought an old chest on Craigslist for a measly twenty-five bucks. The lady Jen purchased it from was unsure Jen would actually want it because it was in such bad shape. However, Jen thought the piece was in perfect condition and only needed a cost of paint. It’s so funny [...Read More]