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The Painted Footlocker

Finally! A picture of the long-awaited, much-anticipated Annie Sloan Chalk Painted vintage footlocker! The footlocker was lovingly painted by darling daughter. Duck Egg on the interior and Old Ochre on the Exterior. 39 more words

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Painting and Waxing

Oh. Yes. I have been working on an Annie Sloan Chalk Paint project that I completely forgot to say anything about: a mirror. Regrettably, I did not think to take a before picture. 435 more words

Creative Projects

Robert Bakewell's Chair

A somewhat uncommendable provincial chair in The Collection from The Royal Agricultural Society of England (fig. 1), auctioned by Dreweatts at Bloomsbury House, London on the 11th of July, sold for £9,000 ($16,370). 185 more words



I first talked to Lily Trunfull when I wrote a story for The Guardian Weekend about young antiques dealers. Lily perfectly exemplified the trend: just 22 she runs… 215 more words