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Faux Denim Side Table

Incorporate the emerging denim trend into your home decor with a faux denim finish on a side table.

At a Glance:

#6065 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Vintage White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Brushes - Wide Brush

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $12.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Navy Blue, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Metallics - Antique Copper, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Mediums - Glazing Medium, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.09
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Side table with drawers, Screwdriver, Flat brush ½”, Paper towels, Water basin, Foam plates

Instructions

  1. Remove any hardware from drawers. Paint with Antique Copper.
  2. Paint the outside of side table with Vintage White. Paint drawers Navy Blue.
  3. In a foam plate, mix equal portions of Vintage White and Glazing Medium.
  4. Dip wide brush into mixture and dab off as much mixture as possible on a paper towel.
  5. Working in one direction on painted drawer, lightly drag wide brush across surface. Try to work in one long brushstroke instead of stopping and starting. Apply mixture until drawer is covered in one direction.
  6. Repeat process working in opposite direction. Continue until desired denim effect is achieved.
  7. Repeat on remaining drawers. Let dry.
  8. Replace painted hardware and insert drawers into side table.

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