Blue

Furniture Design Ideas featuring Milk Paints in Persian Blue, Halcyon Blue, Klein Blue, Coastal Blue and Chalk Style Paints in Key West Blue, Summertime Blue, Stillwater Blue, Charleton Blue, Fjord Blue and Midnight Blue.

"Here's my before and after pictures of the beautiful dresser that I finished with General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint and white glaze. It really brightened it up and gave it new life!" - Vineyard Designs    

We love this handsome side table refinished by Vintage Breeze! Painted with General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint with the top accent with French typography.

Loving this darling bedroom set by Q Uitta Allen of All Shabbed Out! This custom color was created by mixing Corinth Blue and Royal Purple Milk Paint. Sealed with High Performance Topcoat.

Corinth Blue Milk Paint has been discontinued. You can mix Halcyon Blue and Klein Blue Milk Paints to recreate that color.

"The color is a custom mix of General Finishes Seagull Gray, Coastal Blue, Queenstown Gray, Lamp Black Milk Paints with a splash of Halcyon Blue Milk Paint. Finished off with Autentico Paint copper wax." - Room Thirteen

Loving this table and chair set by Jess's Mess Designs! The top was refinished with GF Java Gel Stain while the body was painted in Persian Blue Milk Paint.

This desk by Scenic Route is so retro! Completed with General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint

"Crushing on this high end oak jewelry armoire. I'm debating whether to take it home. This pretty girl was created with a base custom mix of General Finishes Nantucket Green & Summertime Blue Chalk Style Paint, and Coastal Blue Milk Paint, then washed and low-lighted with Coastal Blue. It is sealed with High Performance Flat." - Flipping Fabulous   Visit Flipping Fabulous at 104 N. Santa Fe, Suite A. Salina, KS to purchase your favorite GF products.    
"A thrift store score goes Vintage Glam in General Finishes Chalk Style Paint in Midnight Blue! Details and product list on blog!" - Suzanne Bagheri - The Painted Drawer Collection   https://thepainteddrawer.com/vintage-glam-chest-before-and-after/    

This Mid Century Modern Dresser was refinished in General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint and Brown Mahogany Gel Stain by Pendulum Designs & Restorations. What a pair!

"This stunning Jacobean dining set is truly one of a kind! The table top has been refinished with General Finishes Dark Chocolate Milk Paint. The table legs and chairs were painted in Key West Blue Chalk Style Paint and accented with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The entire set was sealed with General Finishes High Performance Topcoat in Satin to provide years of durability." - BethAnn Gentile Rogers-Bird of Painted Peacock Creations

1Shabby Chic kitchen and bath painting beautified this bathroom vanity with General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint.

"Fun frilly chair painted in General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint and accented with dry brushed Argentine Pearl Effects." - Gravity Hill Furnishings    

We admire this Santa Fe-inspired buffet by 3-11 Upcycled Treasures! The turquoise color was achieved with a custom blend of General Finishes Klein Blue and Persian Blue Milk Paint, and lightly accented with patina green and copper.

Who could ignore this lovely French Provincial dresser! The Distressed Gentleman finished this piece with GF Persian Blue Milk Paint, Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

NOTE: Room lighting impacted the appearance of the Persian Blue Milk Paint color.

"This may be my new favorite color! A custom General Finishes mixture of Basil + Persian Blue + Queenstown Grey. Can't. Stop. Staring." - Carver Junk Company Minneapolis    
Custom color alert!!   "This pretty turquoise color was a custom mix of General Finishes Corinth Blue, Lamp Black and Patina Green in the ratio 2:2:1." - Trillium Park Designs   *Corinth Blue is discontinued. You can mix Halcyon Blue and Klein Blue to recreate.    

This dresser is so pretty - this would be perfect for a nursery. Roots & Wings Furniture first painted with General Finishes Stillwater Blue Chalk Style Paint and Flat Out Flat Topcoat. Then, it was watered down and Coastal Blue Milk Paint was used to color-wash the entire place. Learn more about this project at http://bit.ly/2twE2MM.

"This vintage gossip bench has been given a modern update and is ready to move into a new home! Painted in General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint and paired with matching navy/beige upholstery." - Twig & Thyme Design

Check out this snazzy mid-century modern dining set by Green Spruce Designs! The table was painted with General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint.

Now that we’ve showcased all of our Milk Paints, it’s time to begin our Chalk Style Paint Style Inspiration series! To start things off right, let’s take a look at Key West Blue: This vibrant and livable color is inspired by the ocean. Being a bold aquamarine hue, General Finishes Key West Blue is perfect for home accessories that live in a space with a lot of natural light. F

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"Needing to make your home office a place where you love to "work"? This gorgeous desk can help you do just that! I spruced up this mid century modern desk/table with General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint and Gloss Top Coat." - Green Spruce Designs                

"This desk is solid rock maple... probably the sturdiest, well-built piece we have ever seen... We felt it needed to be a lightly distressed navy so that the maple could peek through. So it got General Finishes Chalk Style Paint in Midnight Blue, followed by a protective coat of Satin Laquer." - Rundown Rustics

This cabinet underwent quite the transformation from ReLoved by Maja Komasa with General Finishes Coastal Blue, Klein Blue, Halcyon Blue, Persian Blue & Snow White Milk Paint and Argentine Pearl Effects.    
Colorful Home Designs made over this console with GF Persian Blue for a lovely new look .    
"Vintage wardrobe painted in a custom mix of General Finishes Patina Green and Snow White Milk Paint. Patina Green and Klein Blue Milk Paints were then mixed with Champagne Pearl Effects and blended. A final coat of Champagne Pearl Effects was added to give it that extra dose of shimmer my mermaid loving five year old client wanted." - VintagelessJules    

Check out this lovely table by Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats! Completed with General Finishes Key West Blue Chalk Style Paint.

How about this custom color dresser by Paige Davis of Southern Curated??

Paige explains, "Off the coast of North and South Carolina lies the Atlantic. Depending on the day it can appear both blue and green. This sums up the color I came up with after I mixed one part Coastal Blue Milk Paint, one part Nantucket Green Chalk Style Paint and a little less than a half part of Summertime Blue Chalk Style Paint."

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What a beautiful custom color blue this is by Bee's Knees! She originally mixed with 2 parts Coastal Blue with 1 part Emerald, then added a few tablespoons of Coastal Blue until it was just right.

"Refurbished in General Finishes Key West Blue, layered with other colors and distressed to give a beachy look." - Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats    
Adorable antique radio cabinet turned storage in GF Persian Blue Milk Paint.

"Watched this piece languishing for over a year before deciding to accept the challenge. General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint has brought this piece to a new level of stunning. The entire piece was then finished with General Finishes High Performance Topcoat." - Jubilee Vintique

"LOVE the way this wash stand came out! ♥️ We refinished this piece using General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint and a combination of their water based stains, Whitewash and Weathered Gray on the top. Really gave it a neat effect! The whole piece was then finished in flat High Performance Topcoat." - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture    

"Persian Blue Milk Paint from General Finishes was a great choice for this classic piece. The hardware is painted with Driftwood Milk Paint and Pearl Effects in Argentine Pearl as a nod to old pewter." - Gravity Hill Furnishings

This adorable desk was refinished by Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture. Painted with GF Persian Blue Milk Paint and accented with Pitch Black Glaze Effects!

Have you seen this astounding end table yet??? Maja of ReLoved by Maja Komasa gave this piece a coastal makeover over using the following General Finishes Milk Paints: Klein Blue, Coastal Blue, Halcyon Blue, Corinth Blue (discontinued), and Patina Green.

What a charming cedar chest this is! Nap Time Creations gave this piece a colorful pop using GF Persian Blue Milk Paint and added new antique hardware from D. Lawless Hardware.

"One of the 1930's dressers is done! I wish you could all see it in person - the pictures don't do it any justice! The original hardware has a pearly flat shell piece in the center. So unique! Painted with General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint with a mix of Java and Brown Mahogany Gel Stain. I added a little dark wax to give it a more vintage look." - Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations

Love this desk refinished by Two Rivers Vintage. After being stripped and sanded down, the top was refinished with Dark Walnut and the body was painted with General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint. Sealed with High Performance Topcoat for added durability.

"This client owned piece turned out gorgeous! This one was made over using a custom mix of General Finishes Fjord Blue and Chalk White Chalk Style Paint with a Snow White Glaze. This will be a beautiful statement piece in the room!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture   Learn more about GF's Chalk Style Paint in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gyxfnjMVZp4  
Gorgeous ombre dresser in shades of GF Coastal Blue and Antique White Milk Paint by Eden Elyse Design Co.    
"I am in gah-love with these! Such a great pop of color! I used General Finishes Klein Blue & HP Satin. Klein Blue is such a good blue that is completely underrated!" - Flipping Fabulous   Visit Flipping Fabulous at 104 N Santa Fe Ave, Suite A Salina, Kansas to purchase your favorite GF products.    

"This gorgeous piece marries a traditional shape with a unique "melted copper" modern rustic look, perfect for adding visual interest to any space! General Finishes Coastal Blue is the perfect deep navy, and the Copper Pearl Effects are offset by a rubbed gold look on the metal hardware for a totally chic and stunning design." - For Love of the Paint

GF Persian Blue Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects are such a wonderful combo! Belle Maison used these two products for the body as well as Java Gel Stain for the top.

Bright and bold dresser in General Finishes Klein Blue Milk Paint by Bellflower Grove.  
We adore this lovely sideboard by Suzanne Bagheri - The Painted Drawer Collection in GF Stillwater Blue Chalk Style Paint.    

Everything looks so much more charming in blue! Check out this lovely piece by Sweet William Vintage! The body was painted in GF Coastal Blue Milk Paint.

Cute little side table in GF Persian Blue Milk Paint by Suzanne Bagheri - The Painted Drawer Collection.    

"I spruced up this mid century modern cabinet with General Finishes Coastal Blue (my favorite color!)." - Green Spruce Designs

"Matching chest complete! Absolutely loved doing this set. Coastal Blue by General Finishes is easily one of my top colors. It goes on so smooth and in my opinion is the perfect navy!" - Boxwood & Brass

We love this charming duo by Kristin Forbes - Creative Designs! The vintage secretary desk was painted in GF Persian Blue Milk Paint while the chair was painted in Antique White.