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Stylish Patina

Stylish Patina

Stylish Patina loves to show you how to take vintage finds and repurpose them for your modern life! As a stockist for Chalk Paint™ by Annie Sloan, Old Fashioned Milk Paint & General Finishes paints I enjoy playing with colors for refreshing your home one project at a time.

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repurposing, decor, walls, diy

Repurposing Vintage Frames

By Stylish Patina on Oct 03, 2012

There are so many great things you can do with vintage frames.  These little gems are great finds at garage sales and thrift stores.  Add a little paint and creativity and who knows what you... Continue reading

diy, repurposing

Repurposing Vintage Jars

By Stylish Patina on Sep 27, 2012

Todays RePurpose Series post is all about vintage jars and glass.  I adore colored glass in general and have a little love affair with blue ball jars and purple bottles.  I wanted to share a... Continue reading

repurposing, diy

Repurposing Vintage Tennis Rackets

By Stylish Patina on Sep 14, 2012

This week has been a bit crazy getting ready for the Barn Sale next week {sept 21-23} so I’m behind on my postings!  Today I am posting about some fun and fabulous ways to repurpose... Continue reading

repurposing, decor

Repurposing Vintage Maps

By Stylish Patina on Sep 05, 2012

Welcome to RePurpose Wednesday.  Todays topic is vintage maps!  I love using maps as a way to fill up a large wall that needs a bit of interest, especially in a kids room, play room... Continue reading

paint, decor, repurposing

Bookcase Makeover

By Stylish Patina on Aug 30, 2012

I love showing before and after pics!  It’s so amazing what a little paint and time can do to transform something outdated and boring into something beautiful and functional.  I think one of my favorite... Continue reading

repurposing, diy

Repurposing Pallets

By Stylish Patina on Aug 29, 2012

This week’s RePurpose Wed is all about the amazing things you can do with pallets!  Now granted you need a couple tools to make these dreams a reality but it’s truly amazing the awesome things... Continue reading

doors, decor, repurposing, diy

Repurposing Old Doors

By Stylish Patina on Aug 22, 2012

I love old doors…the older the better.  Today I have pulled some pictures of my favorite ways to repurpose old doors in your home, office or shop.  Let the inspiration begin!        ... Continue reading

repurposing, decor

Repurposing Vintage Books

By Stylish Patina on Aug 15, 2012

I adore finding new ways to repurpose vintage items for modern day living so I decided to  have the Wednesday post be just about cool new things I have come across to give provide a... Continue reading

paint, furniture, diy

Paris Grey & King Gold Gilding Wax

By Stylish Patina on Aug 01, 2012

I really wish I had taken a before of this dresser but in usual form I was running late and needed to get it finished to put in the shop and forgot to snap the... Continue reading