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Furniture Makeovers

Simple Techniques for Transforming Furniture with Paint, Stains, Paper
By Barbara Blair ; Photographs by Aaron Greene ; Photographs by J. Aaron Greene ; Foreword by Holly Becker
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Furniture Makeovers shows how to transform tired furniture into stunning showpieces. You’ll never look at a hand-me-down dresser the same way again! The book offers 26 easy-to-follow t...
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“This is a keeper of a book.”
—Jan Halvarson, cofounder & editor, Poppytalk

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Furniture Makeovers shows how to transform tired furniture into stunning showpieces. You’ll never look at a hand-me-down dresser the same way again! The book offers 26 easy-to-follow techniques that can be applied to all different types of pieces, from bookshelves to desks: painting, applying gold leaf, wallpapering, distressing, dip dyeing, and more. In addition to the core techniques, author and Knack Studios founder Barb Blair shares 30 beautiful before-and-after makeovers from her studio and outlines how to achieve each look. With helpful step-by-step photographs, a visual glossary explaining all the tools and materials needed, and a lovely contemporary aesthetic, Furniture Makeovers is a treasure trove of ideas and instruction for the home decorator
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 192
Size: 7 1/2 x 9 V
Publication Date: 04/09/2013
ISBN: 9781452104157
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300 color photographs 

Barb Blair is the founder of Knack Studios. Her work has been featured on Apartment Therapy, Decor8, and Design*Sponge, among other design websites as well as publications such as Southern Living. She lives in South Carolina.

“For anyone wondering what to do with that flea-market find or inherited old dresser that’s gathering dust in the basement, here’s your definitive how-to inspiration guide”
—Lindsay Bierman, editor in chief, Southern Living

“This is a keeper of a book.”
—Jan Halvarson, cofounder & editor, Poppytalk