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How to Make a Distressed Leather Chair

One of the newest home décor trends is to have a distressed leather chair. Let's say you

How to Make a Distressed Leather Belt

Although new leather garments and accessories are nice, a distressed leather belt has character of

How to Distress Denim

To create a worn, faded look you can distress denim yourself without spending a lot of money. Keep in

How to Remove Faux Paint Finishes

Faux paint finishes are typically applied with sponges as well as brushes. These types of applications

What is the difference between stucco and faux stucco?

Traditional stucco and faux stucco are two completely different products used for walls. Stucco is made

Faux Finishing

"Everybody's doing it, doing it, doing it," so the old song goes - not falling in love, necessarily,

Faux Finishing - Bricking

Bricks have a rustic quality to them. They look rugged, strong and capable of withstanding a lot of punishment.

Faux Finishing - Color Washing

Color washing is a popular faux painting technique that can make a remarkable change to a room's appearance.

Faux Finishing - Lime Washing

The attraction of faux finishing is that you can use ordinary paints in combination with glaze mixtures

Faux Finishing - Strie Technique

Faux finishes are popular with many people because they visually add texture to a room at less cost

Faux Finishing - Verdigris

A verdigris faux finish can make your ordinary outdoor furniture, flower pots or virtually any wood,

How to Paint a Faux Porch Rug

by Jessica Ackerman A decorative and colorful handmade fringed rug displayed on a porch floor is stylish

Pickling Wood to Reproduce the Old World Charm

Different sources give different definitions for wood pickling. One account reports that galvanized

Faux Finishes: Rag Rolling

Faux finishes create wall surfaces with interest, depth, pattern, and texture. If you're tired of the

Paint a Faux Sky

Have a small room that you want to open up visually? Try painting one wall, preferably one with a window,

How to Create Distressed Jeans

Clothes styles do come and go, and one style that is currently “in” is distressed jeans.

Illuminating Your Wood Floor With Stencil Designs

Faux finishes, a name coined for the artistic effects created by painting on wooden or metallic surfaces,

Faux Painting Techniques Using Washes and Glazes, Part 2

< Back to Part 1: Choosing Washes and Glazes Dual Techniques Color washing, also spelled colorwashing,

Faux Painting Techniques Using Washes and Glazes, Part 1

Decorative faux finishes are simple ways of creating color, depth, and illusion on any surface. However,