Wednesday, 26 June 2013

DIY - Painting the town white!

I've had this little chest of drawers beside my bed for as long as I can remember, but I was growing tired of the brown wood, as it didn't match anything else in my room (the rest of my furniture is black). So, last week, me and Ben got the paintbrushes out, and attacked it with white paint. I absolutely love the result, as it looks so much tidier and brighter! 

It needs few more coats of paint, but I had to bring it back inside and start using it again, as all of my stuff was on my bed!

I also have a few more wooden items lined up to be painted white, but I need to take a trip to Homebase first as I've ran out of paint. I used Homebase's own 'satin finish white wood paint.'

Will you be revamping any old furniture in this way?  



  1. Lovely room :)

  2. This looks lovely! I really like your bed spread too =)

    Corinne x

  3. I nominated you for the Liebster Award!


  4. Fabulous DIY lovely! It looks brilliant!
    In reply to the comment you left me: Thank you! And yes, it is a Gaslight reference. I LOVE THEM <3
    I've checked out Canopy and Stars and Air BnB but haven't settled on anything yet, will keep looking.
    Take care
    Rosie x | Every Word Handwritten

    1. Hey, thank you so much! :) Hopefully I'll be moving into my own place soon, so I'll have a lot more DIY fun to look forward to in the future!
      And ahh, they're so great! My boyfriend introduced them to me! :)
      I hope you find something really good in the end, looking forward to hearing about it :) x

  5. Love your room!!! So cute. You also have a cute blog and a new follower :)

    NovembreBeaute by Natassa


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