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

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

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Paige of Southern Curated got creative with GF Lamp Black Milk Paint and gave these old outdated lamps a new modern look.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!
This gorgeous antique twin bed was refinished by Red Poppy Pickin' by Chelsea's Creations LLC using General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint!

Molly of Delight Blog shared how she painted these Windsor chairs with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint. Check out all the details here: http://bit.ly/1MTeHuT

MFG NOTE:
General Finishes Milk Paint is self-sealing on low to medium wear surfaces. On high-use surfaces such as table tops and kitchen cabinets, we recommend sealing Milk Paint with High Performance Top Coat.

 

Shabby Accent Living gave this beauty a new life using GF's Lamp Black Milk Paint!

"Gorgeous Paris chic French accent chest done in Lamp Black , hand distressing and clear satin wax. This combo never gets old!!"

-Shabby Accent Living

MSG NOTE:
No finish will adhere well to waxed surfaces.

"This is my first time painting a dresser black and I don’t know why I haven’t done it sooner. To prepare this piece I lightly sanded the top with fine grit sandpaper and then got to painting. Because I wanted the dresser to be heavily distressed I only had to use one coat of General Finishes Milk Paint in Lamp Black. After distressing I put on two coats of General Finishes High Performance Topcoat in Flat. This was a pretty fast project since I only had to use one coat of paint, which I loved...
Lauren of Rose and Bee Furniture says, "I might have a little obsession with Lamp Black! Such a wonderful true black. This was a piece I did in gray a while back, but it just wasn't right. So glad I made the change!"
"Thank you General Finishes for creating the perfect black smile emoticon. Love how it looks on this vintage buffet!" - Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats This gorgeous buffet was refinished by Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats using General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint.

Can't get enough of this Lamp Black Milk Painted buffet by Lauren of Rose and Bee Furniture! Lauren says, "This was one of the best painting experiences I've had in a while. The paint went on SO smoothly and beautifully! I'm so happy with the finished product!"

This drool worthy chair was refinished by Restore to More using GF's Black Pepper Chalk Style Paint.
"This old desk and chair set was in our customer's family for generations and was ready for a change. She wanted an Asian style makeover, and we were happy to oblige. Painted with General Finishes Lamp Black & Holiday Red Milk Paint, with Gloss HPTC. Wood Icing was used to repair the badly scratched up desk surface, and also for the relief stencil on the front. The Kyoto Allover Flower stencil by Royal Design Studio Stencils/Modello Designs is one of our favorites! Our customer was...

"This Christmas surprise vanity table is finished! Check out those legs.... General Finishes Java Gel and Lamp Black make for the most glamorous reveal!" - Roots & Wings Furniture

MFG NOTE:
-All stains must be sealed with top coat! We recommend sealing Gel Stain with Arm-R-Seal Top Coat, Gel Topcoat or High Performance Top Coat.
-If you choose to use High Performance, make sure that you wait a minimum of 72 hours between the two products since you are moving from...