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French linen dresser and paris grey ottoman

Well I cant believe its the weekend again and half term! Have so many projects to finish but am going to take monday off to spend with my daughter and have a girly day as she doesnt get to spend as much time with me on her own these days its just always so busy!
I went to Derbyshire earlier in the week to stock up on paint colours and annie sloans french linen was recommended to me which i have used on a french dresser. I used paris grey on the inside and also to edge some panels of it for definition and contrast. Its turned out really well! I do love the colour paris grey and have used it rather a lot this week!!
I also painted a rather dated repro corner unit and lined the inside with laura ashley wallpaper which looks so much fresher and prettier,and a nice useful piece of furniture as it takes up very little room in a small space but provides a nice place to showcase pretty knicknacks and also has good hidden storage in the bottom!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
I also did this sweet little ottoman. I love them as they make great coffee tables,blanket boxes etc, i have one at the end of my bed and they are perfect places to keep pillows and spare bedding! I aged this with 2 types of wax to add character and protect the chalk paint.
Anyway, my husbands snoring on the sofa so I think i`d better get some dinner started!! Thanks for readingxFiFi

3 Comments to French linen dresser and paris grey ottoman:

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Anneke on 11 February 2012 16:54
I LOVE IT!!! beautyful color!! greets from Holland, Anneke.
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Anonymous on 11 February 2012 17:19
Thanks Anneke!So nice that someones reading it!!Greetings back from England!xFiFi


glass company on 12 March 2013 06:46
Wow! Wonderful dresser! I'm impressed to see this dresser and I think you choose the perfect dresser for your room. Thanks for this lovely allocation.
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