whitewashing a dresser


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Old 03-23-01, 04:01 AM
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I recently bought an old dresser that I would like to redo in whitewash. I understand that I will need to sand the finish off the dresser, but I do not know how to whitewash. Is there a specific kind of technique I use? Special paint? Thanks.
 
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Old 03-23-01, 04:09 PM
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Wendy:

Whitewashing, also known as "liming" or "pickling" has many adherents that espouse different methods. Here is a site that gives complete instructions on one method of achieving the look:

http://www.woodfinishsupply.com/LimingOrWhitewash.html

If this is not what you're after, or you'd like a different approach, stop back by



 
 

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