Category Archives: Blog

Wow! What a wonderful and super busy time we had over the past, almost two years. Our intention was to blog on a regular basis and to tell about our experiences of starting a journey in the painted furniture business. Our apologies, but our good intentions got away from us. We can hardly believe how […]

One of our favorite parts of what we do is staging our newly painted pieces. When we have completed a piece, we always stage it somewhere in our house so that we can take pictures of it for our listings. We feel that staging our pieces makes it easier for customers to envision the pieces in their […]

This is a aesthetic style circa late 1890 up to 1920, Antique Secretary desk, hand made with mixed woods and recently hand painted by Amanda from Vintage Hip Décor. It was painted in Versailles Chalk Paint, a soft delicate lightly yellowed dusky green that is sophisticated and gentle. This is a color which picks up […]

Probably a month after Karla and I decided to go full steam ahead with our business idea of painting furniture (or as we like to say, create pieces of art), we joined Etsy and opened up shop. Karla was already a member of Etsy and I have heard about it before. Some quick research online […]

This was one of the first interesting pieces of furniture we found. It needed a little bit of help to become “new” once more. Call it up-cycle, recycle whatever cycle you wish, but I don’t see why a magnificent piece like this, should end up in the garbage dump prematurely! One of the very few […]

It’s been hand painted in Versailles chalk paint, a soft delicate lightly yellowed dusky green that is sophisticated and gentle. The detail on the back have been highlighted in a shade of white. Distressed for that French Country look. These beautiful oak pressed back chairs with cane seats, dates back to somewhere between 1900 and […]

~SOLD~ This is a gorgeous antique dining room or kitchen hutch. Display all your eye catching dinnerware in this beauty, to make an awesome statement. It has loads of storage – three shelves behind glass case, plus a small drawer for cutlery and a cabinet below that has a shelve inside. It has been hand […]