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9 Genius Faux Finish Project Hacks To Brighten Your Home!



Transform paper mache into concrete and give new, unfinished wood a time worn patina with new FolkArt Painted Finishes! These little bottles of magic make it easy to recreate the look of Concrete, Rust, Moss or Barnwood, and today we're sharing nine faux finish projects from our Plaid Creators we're sure will inspire you to add a bit of faux flair into your own abode! 


9 Genius Faux Finish Project Hacks To Brighten Your Home

That lonely corner in the family room becomes a bright, modern space with these gilded hanging planters! Liz uses oven bake clay to make these planters super lightweight and adds FolkArt Painted Finishes in Concrete.

Hanging Concrete Planters | The Pretty Life Girls


Learn from Kathy how easy it is to give unfinished wood into a faux timeworn Barnwood finish - use this technique on pieces to add a touch of warmth to any room. 

Barnwood Planter Caddy | Petticoat Junktion


We adore the idea of monogramming an inexpensive mini crate for a special touch on the dining room table or foyer! Change the floral arrangement to suit your mood or season. 

Monogrammed Crate Centerpiece | Positively Splendid


Amy makes these planters a triple threat with FolkArt Painted Finishes in Concete, Rust and Barnwood. Use them as modular pieces together or sprinkle them separately throughout your house. 

DIY Succulent Planters | One Artsy Mama


Doilies make everything better! We're loving the juxtaposition of the the delicate doilies with FolkArt Painted Finishes in Rust in this piece of art.

Barnwood Hanging Planter | Flamingo Toes


We're having a major bookshelf styling crush on this one. It truly doesn't get any cooler than a concrete deer head in this unique "farmhouse meets industrial" accent! 

Concrete Deerhead DIY Decor | Cherished Bliss


The simple elegance of this flower vase is stunning! Katie uses FolkArt Painted Finishes in Rust to insta-age a galvanized metal container. 

Rustic Flower Vase DIY | Made to be a Momma


This wood-turned-concrete modern centerpiece is party perfect - no awkward peering over the centerpiece at your dinner guests.



And lastly, Abbey creates a special treasure chest for her son with FolkArt Painted Finishes Barnwood and Moss - a great idea to tuck away all the bits and bobbles! 

Barnwood & Moss Treasure Chest | The Cards We Drew


What finish fits your home? Let us know in the comments, and sign up for our email newsletter for more inspiration. 
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