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Furniture Design Ideas featuring Lamp Black Milk Paint and Black Pepper Chalk Style Paint.

This gorgeous buffet was refinished in General Finishes Lamp Black and sealed with High Performance Top Coat in Satin.  This buffet had a matching piece to it which was also finished in Lamp Black.  Both stunning pieces are being used in a church "coffee shop" used for youth group meetings and various other meetings in the church.  

 

This little dresser is a functional work of art!  The base of the dresser was painted in General Finished "Lamp Black", and lightly distressed.  It also got a "new" reclaimed wood top, which was hand-stained in a Southwestern design using 4 different GF Gel Stains: Java, Antique Walnut, Nutmeg, and Black.  The entire piece was sealed using GF high-performance satin polyacrylic for a durable finish.

 

This French provincial buffet is done in General Finishes Lamp Black. Distressing to show natural wood. Sealed with polyurethane.

"Does it get any cuter than this little bench? My sister found this and had to have it!" - Gigi's Hope Chest

Learn how to spray General Finishes Milk Paint: http://youtu.be/OVPZHYAicF4

This gorgeous buffet was restyled by Furniture Art Studio in GF Lamp Black Milk Paint. We are absolutely loving all of the amazing details.

2016 Design Challenge Entry - Pro Upcycled Furniture

"These 1966 Thomasville night stands came to me with a dated off-white finish and country blue detailing. My client wanted to go big & bold with a Hollywood Regency look and this was easily accomplished with my favorite General Finishes Lamp Black milk paint and platinum silver detailing. This stylish pair was finished with several coats of High Performance Top Coat in semi-gloss which will ensure durablity and protection for...

2016 Design Challenge Entry - Pro Upcycled Furniture

"Empire dresser painted in Lamp Black, distressed, and sealed with HPTC Satin. Original wooden knob with Lamp Black sanded back to show more of the natural wood."

2016 Design Challenge Entry - Pro Upcycled Furniture

"This little beauty needed a lot of work but had great bones. The veneer on top was cracked and needed to be removed. The two cabinet doors  were cracked as well so new ones were custom made and trim added to the front. She was given a good sanding and cleaning and then stained with GF Salem from top to bottom. She was then painted with GF Lamp Black on the body. I added a coat of gel stain in Antique Walnut to the top to add...

2016 Design Challenge Entry - Professionals Upcycled Furniture

"Secretary desk painted in General Finishes Black Pepper, Rembrandt Red & Chalk White Chalk Style Paint. Sealed with Flat out Flat & Arm-R-Seal in High gloss. I used antique pocket watch faces as backplates."

 

Stylish makeover with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint by Perfect Imperfections!    
"Shaker-style secretary kept it's antique charm with distressed Lamp Black milk paint from General Finishes. Open the secretary door to find a pop of on of my favorite colors: soft, sweet Basil. Original hardware and vintage stripes paper inside the drawer make this secretary one-of-a-kind!" - Daylily Custom Design    

Timeless Charm delighted us with this delightful dresser set. These pieces were restyled with Lamp Black Milk Paint with distressing.

"Last one this week! Brought this giant to the shop today. Painted in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and sealed with my favorite Maison Blanche Paint Company Dark Brown Wax." - Ferpie and Fray

"How fun is this nightstand set?! Done in a black and white color block for a fresh modern farmhouse vibe. Finished on the back so you can use them as end tables as well. " Reclaim + Relove   GF Lamp Black and Snow White Milk Paint are a perfect contrast!    
We love this classic looking bench from Sweet William Vintage   Sweet William Vintage say, "Farmhouse bench in General Finishes Lamp Black. Custom painted for my mother-in-law. It's a job perk to be able to refinish pieces for the people I love."    
Paige of Southern Curated got creative with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint and gave these old outdated lamps a new modern look.   See all the details of this project at http://ajunkchicklife.blogspot.com/2016/10/fall-touches-in-our-kitchen-a...    
Sophisticated bookcase refinished in GF Lamp Black Milk Paint on the body and Antique Walnut Gel Stain on top, all sealed with Arm-R-Seal Topcoat by Rehab to Fab.    

Not2Shabby Furniture stylized this dresser with a "black on black" theme! She used Lamp Black Milk Paint for the body, then fashioned a design using a dark stencil!

It doesn't get any classier than this vintage desk painted with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint.     

"Such an amazing piece... Paint in General Finishes Lamp Black with Red Sienna Glaze Effects. General Finishes custom mix of stains. Distressed in all the right places and sealed!" - Catie Rae Creations

Learn how to hand-distress General Finishes Milk Paint at http://youtu.be/DQilIHtFxpY.

"I LOVE this look! I recently finished and dropped off this chest and some succulent wall planters at Carver Junk Company Minneapolis. Painted with Black Pepper Chalk Style Paint and stained with a custom color mix of GF's Antique Walnut and Java Gel Stain." - Bee's Knees

See more of Bee's Knees pieces by stopping at Carver Junk Company Minneapolis at 4748 Chicago Ave. Minneapolis, MN 55407!

This dresser got a sophisticated new look with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and satin High Performance Topcoat by Joy McKnight Solomon of Purfectly Painted Furniture (https://www.facebook.com/groups/934941436575679/)    
Impressive transformation with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint by Centsibly Chic Home, llc!    

What a better way to represent your team than to restyle your furniture in their team colors! Reclaimed Karma spoiled one of their customers by painting this dresser in the colors of the Georgia Bulldog football team!

They mention, "My latest customer loves his Georgia Dawgs! Can u tell? Just finished this little guy in Lamp Black with a pop of Brick Red Milk Paint."

Find your favorite GF products in the U.S. at Woodcraft, Rockler, Klingspor, Amazon, or, in Canada, at Wood...

Vintage Moose Decor freshened this delicate side table with Lamp Black Milk Paint. How petite and stylish it looks now!

Learn how to hand-apply General Finishes Milk Paint at http://youtu.be/c6QK6Nd4_Ig

Learn how to spray General Finishes Milk Paint: http://youtu.be/OVPZHYAicF4

  Find your favorite GF products at Rockler, Klingspor, Amazon, or Wood Essence...
" "Espresso" table using a custom mix of General Finishes Dark Chocolate and Lamp Black. Newly upholstered chairs finish the look." - Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats    

Mel & Mar Creations restyled this vintage cabinet with Lamp Black Milk Paint and Gel Topcoat with light distressing.

Learn How to Hand Distress General Finishes Milk Paint at http://youtu.be/DQilIHtFxpY

Find your favorite GF products at Rockler, Klingspor, Amazon, orWood Essence and Lee Valley in Canada. You can also purchase GF products from any of the 31 Illinois JC Licht locations.  NOTE: Woodcraft stores carry...

Centsibly Chic Home, LLC used Lamp Black Milk Paint and Flat out Flat for this lovely vanity!

"When my new client sent me pics of the piece and the beautiful white and gold trellis pattern wallpaper it will be in front of I knew black was the only way to go. It's always classic and beautiful and will really pop against the wallpaper.

When I want to create a deep black modern finish General Finishes Lamp...

This beauty was refinished with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint by Neat & Navy Blue. How much do you love this!?   Find your favorite GF products at Rockler, Wood Essence, Klingspor, Amazon, or Lee Valley in Canada. NOTE: Woodcraft stores carry all of GF’s retail and professional line EXCEPT Chalk Style Paint. You can also use your zip code to find a retailer near you at http://bit.ly/1pEtZMu.    

"Loving this custom order desk in General Finishes Lamp Black!! Functional and super cute!!" 

Saw Nail & Paint painted this vintage dresser with Lamp Black Milk Paint and High Performance Top Coat Flat. To learn more about the process of this project, go to http://frame.bloglovin.com/?post=4892882704&blog=13101173.

The Weathered Door disassembled these two night stands and rejuvenated them with Antique Walnut Gel Stain and Lamp Black Milk Paint! For a nice sheen, they mixed High Performance Topcoat Satin and Flat Out Flat. To get a more in depth description of their work, go to their blog @ http://www.theweathereddoor.com/2016/05/satin-black-mid-century-nightstand-makeovers.html

Refablished restyled this bench in Lamp Black Milk Paint and High Performance Top Coat Satin!

They enthusiasticly explain, "This bench has been upholstered in new fabric, painted black and sealed with the highest quality General Finishes paint and top coat, and is perfect for your entry way, sunroom or under a window! So versatile...shown here with teal pillows, but any color would look great!"

"Your products are superior. Lamp Black Milk Paint for the body, High Performance Topcoat in flat for sealing, Antique Walnut & Nutmeg Gel Stains for the top, followed by 3 coats of the Gel Urethane. It turned out so beautiful, I had to keep it for myself!" 

This classy piece was finished in Lamp Black Milk Paint, Antique Walnut Gel Stain, then finished with HPTC Satin!

"The top was sanded bare and re-stained, using General Finishes Gel Stain in Antique Walnut. The body of the chest was updated with General Finishes Milk Paint in Lamp Black, and very lightly distressed. It was then sealed with GF High Performance Top Coat. The original, Hepplewhite hardware was spray painted metallic gold." - Garage 9

Desk in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint

Gorgeous and sophisticated desk gets rejuventated with our Lamp Black Milk Paint sealed with our High Performance Top Coat.

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Stephanie of Rehab to Fab says:

"This sophisticated grain sack table set was married together with General Finishes products. The antique table was sanded down, wood conditioner was used and a mix of Antique Walnut & Java gel stain was used. Top was sealed with 7 coats of satin Arm-R-Seal for heavy duty durability. The base is 1/4 sawn oak but need some repair. So General Finishes Lamp black milk paint came to...

"The cedar chest is finished! I took it glam with sharp black and gold details that highlight the brass hardware. This is such a great vintage piece. It can be used as a table or in the bedroom to store linens. There are just so many uses for this piece.The paint is General Finishes Lamp Black, the gold stencils are in Royal Stencil Creme and the piece was sealed in General Finishes Flat Out Flat sealer. I also added a coat of their wipe-on urethane to the top to give it extra protection. Well...

Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats says, "What to do when a vanity is in super bad shape? How about a little handy work to make night stands??? This one heads out next week as a custom order in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint. We added new knobs to make it extra cute."

Resurrected Owl gave this buffet a new life using General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint! 

"This sweet little Eastlake table was painted in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint on the base and Black Gel Stain on the top with High Performance Top Coat in Flat finish. The top was lightly distressed to highlight the wood grain."   
"Meet Raymond! A dresser that dates back to 1932. He has been finished in GF Lamp Black, and satin HPTC. His top is refinished with Varathane brand stain in Carrington and several layers of GF HPTC." - By Michelle   

Gorgeous Lamp Black Milk Painted dresser with pewter knobs. 

Dressers and Jujubes of Martensville,SK created this fantastic vanity with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint.   Find your favorite GF products at Rockler, Wood Essence, Klingspor, Amazon, or Lee Valley in Canada. NOTE: Woodcraft stores carry all of GF’s retail and professional line EXCEPT Chalk Style Paint. You can also use your zip code to find a retailer near you at http://bit.ly/1pEtZMu.      

Shannon of Sweet Threepeats restyled this dresser with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint and Brown Mahogany Gel Stained top and knobs. 

That FlippinFurniture Girl says, "This corner cabinet once belonged to my client's grandmother. My repeat customer was thrilled to finally have it in her own home, but wasn't crazy about the finish or the decorative glass, so she contacted me!

We spent some time together discussing a few different options to update the cabinet and make it work with her decor. Her final decision was "I trust you, make it beautiful."

I am happy to say she was thrilled with the transformation...

Dot and Boots' Vintage Shop used GF Lamp Black Milk Paint to give this Antique Library Desk a fresh new look. 

 

"Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats did this piece up for our school auction in General Finishes Lamp Black with Brown Mahogany Gel stain. Looking classy!!" - Shannon of Sweet Threepeats
"I always have said that great design happens when there's a juxtaposition of textures or styles like rustic and elegant or vintage and modern. This piece is a great example where rustic and elegance come together perfectly. It all started with a family piece my client was ready to kick to the curb because more veneer was missing than not. I convinced her it was worth saving and set forth with a plan to embrace its storied past. I began by removing the veneer from the top which revealed the...
This stunning showstopper was revitalized by Ferpie and Fray using General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint!