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Side Table Makeover in General Finishes Basil Milk Paint

Side Table Makeover in General Finishes Basil Milk Paint
I love working with green tones and General Finishes Basil has been a fantastic color to explore! It's just the right shade of green with a gorgeous grey undertone that allows it to be used as a neutral in your decor. 

Color Feature: Persian Blue

Color Feature: Persian Blue

General Finishes Milk Paints are available in a wide variety of colors, but we keep coming back to Persian Blue! We're working on a few new pieces to show you soon... but for now, here are some of my favorite Persian Blue transformations!   * This post may contain affiliate links. We could make a commission at no charge to you if you purchase my recommended products. Please read our disclaimer here and our privacy policy here.   It's no secret that Persian Blue is one of my FAVORITE colors! I find it to be a perfect color to introduce into an otherwise neutral color palette......


The Smoky Pearl Furniture Painting Technique

The Smoky Pearl Furniture Painting Technique

The “Smoky Pearl” is a unique, gorgeous painting technique that is sure to impress & will keep you on your toes as you paint! The key to the finish is the Maison Blanche Black Lime Wax, it creates a translucent layer of color that settles into character & that WILL alter the paint color (especially over a light tone… don’t fall in love with your existing color yet!)


How to Eliminate Brushstrokes for a Flawless Finish!

How to Eliminate Brushstrokes for a Flawless Finish!
Brush strokes can be one of the greatest challenges one faces when painting anything, especially furniture. Depending on the finish you're looking to achieve they can be beautiful & useful....or a giant headache. Here are some tips & tricks to eliminating brushstrokes!

Curious about Custom Furniture Painting? Start Here!

Curious about Custom Furniture Painting? Start Here!

Do you have a well-loved piece of furniture that needs an update?   Recently remodeled and your existing furniture isn’t quite right?   Picked up a gem that needs a makeover?       Captiva Home Decor is a small, family business offering professional custom furniture painting based in Berlin, Massachusetts. We use the highest quality products & finishes for incredible results. Dan & Kelly will work with you to choose the perfect finish for your furniture and style. Pricing depends on project and finishing desired. Here’s the process:   1. Send us some photos of the piece, measurements &...

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