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Antique Chandelier

Give an old chandelier a second life with Martha Stewart Crafts Vintage Decor paint.

At a Glance:

#5594 Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo
supplies

Martha Stewart ® Brush Sets - Basic Brush Set - 5 pc. - 32244

Number Needed: 1 $19.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Martha Stewart® 8oz Vintage Décor Wax - Antique - 33559

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Martha Stewart ® Vintage Decor Wax - Clear, 8 oz. - 33562

Number Needed: 1 $11.49
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instructions

Other Supplies

Light grit sandpaper, Cotton cloth

Instructions

  1. Wash and dry light removing any dust. 
  2. Basecoat light with Charcoal and let dry.
  3. Apply 2nd color over Charcoal covering completely,  paint with Wedding Cake.  Let dry.  Apply 2 coats if needed.
  4. Sand light to create distressed finish.  This project was sanded more to create a very distressed finish. * sand enough to bring out the Charcoal basecoat.
  5. I recommend mixing 3 parts clear wax to one part antique wax.  Apply to light with flat brush.  Have a soft cloth dipped in clear wax available to move wax around until you get desired antique finish.  Let dry.
  6. Following directions on wax, let dry and buff with soft cloth.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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