Hello fellow DIY-ers! Emily here, with a fabulous Frenchic upgrade! See how this odd little step stool goes from an eye-sore to an eye-catcher: This summer I moved into a new apartment and have been finding the perfect place for all my furniture. I love finding all the quirks in a new space and seeing all… Continue reading Stepping Up A Plain Stool: the Paint
Posh Nelly is both a stand-out and a team-player kind of color! As the dominant color on a piece of furniture, Posh Nelly can blend into your room's style effortlessly. However, when used in a grouping it can enhance and all of the colors in your decor! Here are The Furniture Paint Guy's top trending… Continue reading Color Portrait: Posh Nelly and Friends
Hi, all - Emily here, with some work of my own this time! For my very first Frenchic paint project I decided to update this adorable little bird house. A small item like this, which is easy to find at any craft store, is the perfect beginners project for any nervous furniture re-finishers. Always ready… Continue reading Taking Frenchic to the Birds!
Take a look at this month's featured color: "Posh Nelly"! Come one, Come all, and see the oh-so-chic Posh Nelly! This is one of Frenchic's fabulous neutrals that can bring new life to any item. This very versatile color can go cooler or warmer depending on what other colors it is surrounded by; a chameleon… Continue reading Color Portrait: “Posh Nelly”
Get to know the Frenchic brushes These incredible brushes are the perfect tools for your furniture refinishing arsenal! See how they can help you accomplish all your different projects! Meet: The Paint Brush The cannoli was not the only great thing to come from Italy; these Italian handcrafted brushes look good enough to eat! The mix… Continue reading A Brush Above The Rest
Sometimes upcycling can be intimidating. When you're staring down the barrel of painting an out-dated wardrobe, it hard to know where to start. You know that ugly chair has good bones, but how do you take it from drab to fab? And with the internet throwing ads your way every time you scroll down, how… Continue reading How Frenchic came to RVA
Get ready to fall in LOVE with the best new paint for furniture refinishing: Frenchic! New to the Richmond area is Frenchic©: a chalk and mineral paint from England that is sure to delight furniture re-finishers and DIY-ers alike. Frenchic's full coverage easy to apply paint and wax offers not only a beautiful end product… Continue reading Calling All DIY-ers!