13 06, 2021

Layered Furniture Finish – Wet Sanding Technique

By |2021-07-26T09:52:22-06:00June 13th, 2021|DIY, Farmhouse, reVAX, Shabby Paints, Vax|0 Comments

Looking to step up your furniture painting game? This wet sanding technique is one of my favorite ways to achieve depth on painted furniture. These boring side tables needed a new life so I decided to do layers of So Serene, Vanilla Bear, and Hazelnut reVAX to give them a beautiful second chance. The [...]

3 04, 2021

Chalk Painted Brick House!

By |2021-04-03T08:00:41-06:00April 3rd, 2021|About Shabby Paints, brick, DIY, Farmhouse, Paint Spraying, Shabby Chalk Paint, Shabby Chic, Shabby Paints, Shabby Style, Vintage Paints, whitewashing|0 Comments

Chalk Painted Brick House! WE DID IT!  I have lived here for over 13 years and have wanted to get this boring brick painted since then. We have had so many projects over the years, and they were always more important than exterior paint. So, when we got a bid on having the [...]

17 09, 2020

Faux Rusted Horse Head

By |2020-09-17T07:41:48-06:00September 17th, 2020|Farmhouse, Faux Finish, Layering Paint, Shabby Chic, Shabby Inspiration, Shabby Paints|0 Comments

Create Faux Rust Bored with your décor?  Looking to repurpose some of your yard sale finds? Coastal Candy & Shabby Paints can help with that. Create faux rust with texture you can feel. I’ve had this white shiny horse head for about 8 years, while I love it, it just doesn’t fit my home's [...]

4 06, 2020

Chalk Painted Kitchen Cabinets

By |2020-06-04T10:11:38-06:00June 4th, 2020|Shabby Paints|0 Comments

Chalk Painted Kitchen Cabinets, done the right way. There are a lot of blog post about failed chalk painted kitchen cabinets.  Sadly they finished their hard work with wax.  The key to a lasting finish is VAX, our wax-free non-toxic topcoat. We do not use any wax products and would never recommend that [...]

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