Furniture Chairs and Tables - Tutorial Shabby Chic: how to restore furniture in Provencal style

Tutorial Shabby Chic: how to restore furniture in Provencal style

The style "shabby" is the most trendy at the moment, may be for the soft colors as white, gray and crème. Those colors are suitable for any environment and gives your home a bright look.

tutorial shabby chic

So if you have an old furniture at home that you want to recycle, the shabby chic is the right thing for you.

To realize the restoration here what you only need: water, bicarbonate, white, gray and creme water based paint, brushes, sandpaper, metal sponge, enamel and beeswax. Mix bicarbonate with water, spread it with a soft cloth all over the furniture to eliminate dust and dirt. Treat the parts of the furniture you want to paint with the sandpaper and then spread the enamel on it. Once it is dry proceed with the paint of the color you have chosen. After wards when the furniture is dry spread the been wax on it being careful to fill out every whole. Then you have to spread again the paint at least three times waiting always that the paint is dry.

So just try it and let us know how nice your furniture has become or send us a photo for our website.