weathered look
An old brown box that I bought at Beaulieu Auto Jumble last year, had been sitting in the workshop, buried under a pile of other boxes and suitcases.  Out of sight and out of mind until a lovely lady from Gloucester came in to have a browse. She uncovered the shabby, battered box and took […]

Create a weathered look with Vintage Rocks Paint

How to paint Ikea furniture
I’ve been asked a lot lately how to paint Ikea furniture, especially those shiny, melamine type finishes that appear in the Expedit, Kallax, Malm and Lack ranges. If you’ve already done a Google search “how to paint Ikea furniture” then you’ve probably come across lots of tutorials showing you how […]

How to paint Ikea furniture without sanding or priming

vintage inspired wedding
Imagine a beautifully whimsical, vintage inspired wedding … Tables scattered with teacups and saucers. Pretty bunting adorning the walls, chiffon draping the chairs, peonies and tealights adding to the vintage ambiance. Here’s some inspiration for a vintage inspired wedding Gorgeous, worn, shabby looking pieces can be used for a wedding […]

Vintage Wedding. Vintage Rocks