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Gray Vintage Chairs

By: Kirsten Jones

Give a pair of basic vintage chairs an upgrade with Waverly Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint! These unique floral chairs are the perfect DIY for the newcomer to furniture flipping. Easily add a weathered look with sandpaper!

At a Glance:

Project #15886 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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supplies

Plaid Supplies

Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - Elephant, 8 oz. - 60711E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Inspirations Chalk Acrylic Paint - Silver Lining, 8 oz. - 60729E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Inspirations Wax - Clear, 8 oz. - 60678E

Number Needed: 1 $0.00
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Waverly ® Brushes - Basic Set, 4 pc. - 36423

Number Needed: 1 $12.99
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Other Supplies

  • Furniture
  • Medium Grit Sandpaper
  • Waverly Fabric-Black Floral or desired pattern
  • Staple Gun

instructions

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Remove seats from chairs.  Basecoat chairs with White and let dry.
  2. Apply second coat with Ink and let dry.
  3. Sand edges as shown to reveal white color and create distressed finish.
  4. Dust with soft dry cloth.
  5. Following basic instructions on Clear Wax, apply wax to seal project. 
  6. Recover chair seats with desired fabric and staple gun.

resources

Related Resources

Waverly Inspirations Chalk FAQs

Waverly Inspirations Chalk FAQs

Get answers to the most frequently asked questions on how to use Waverly Inspirations Chalk!

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Free Crafting eBook - Waverly Inspirations

Free Crafting eBook - Waverly Inspirations

Download our free eBook to learn about the Waverly Inspirations home decor stencil and paint system

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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.

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