Friday, March 23, 2018

To Paint or Not To Paint

PAINTING OLD AND ANTIQUE FURNITURE should you or shouldn't you?

Painted furniture is hot right now. But personally I am not a fan of painted furniture unless it is a piece in total distress and beyond refinishing.  I am not a snob, if someone chooses to paint I can appreciate them rescuing an orphan and finding it a new home and new purpose.
Victorian Side Chairs Before
 Is it really a sin to paint a pair of Victorian side chairs that you find abandoned at a thrift store, I don't think so.  If someone can put new life into them by adding a bit of paint and fabric, is it wrong?  Would it have been so bad to leave the wood? What do you think?
Victorian Side Chairs After 

Chairs were found on Pinterest.com

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