Restored to be Adored creates two very different styles

One thing I love about painting furniture is the fact that you have the freedom to create different styles.  With the various paints and fabrics available the options are endless.   Breathing life back into a piece of furniture that is sadly now out of fashion is very rewarding.   I am currently working on two very different pieces, both dining sets were quality solid items when … Continue reading Restored to be Adored creates two very different styles

For Sale ~ French Style Bureau

This pretty french style Bureau with it’s elegant Queen Anne legs has been painted inside and out with the wonderful Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Country Grey  & Old Ochre    Country Grey; This cool soft neutral is a great foil for other colours and a classic choice for painted furniture – Annie Sloan’s description Old Ochre; This faded darkened cream colour is evocative of old French painted furniture, … Continue reading For Sale ~ French Style Bureau

French Country Pine Kitchen Table with 4 Chairs

French Country Pine Kitchen Table with 4 Chairs from http://www.RestoredToBeAdored.co.uk in Kent Fabric from Vanessa Arbuthnott ~ Recommended Reading, full or wonderful sewing projects for your home ~  Now available… A hand painted French Country Pine Kitchen Table and 4 chairs with Vanessa Arbuthnott ~ Life and Eternity Ground ~ Spinach fabric.  The table has been stripped to highlight the natural wood and then waxed … Continue reading French Country Pine Kitchen Table with 4 Chairs