"Finally our table is done and I couldn't be happier with how it turned out! This gorgeous table was built by Patick Beck of Yorkville, IL.... I asked him to leave the table unfinished for me so that I could put my personal touch on it. I stained the table and bench in General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain and sealed with their Arm-R-Seal topcoat for super durability." - Nap Time Creations
What an astonishing transformation by Suzanne Bagheri of The Painted Drawer! She restored this piece using General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain, Lamp Black Milk Paint, Gel Urethane Topcoat and High Performance Topcoat in Satin.
Read more about this dresser by going to Suzanne's blog post at http://bit.ly/2vtjMrC.
"Just finished up this awesome mid century dresser. The body was finished with General Finishes Queenstown Gray and Flat Topcoat. The drawers were sanded down and stained with their Antique Walnut Gel Stain and sealed with the Satin Topcoat." - The Distressed Gentleman
Flipping with Color completed this bedroom set using General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain for the drawers, Fusion Mineral Paint Soap Stone for the body and Flat Out Flat Topcoat to seal the pieces.
You can achieve this brilliant gray by also using General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint
This mid-century modern chest by Bee's Knees is so sharp! The base and triangle shape was refinished with General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain while the rest of the body was painted in Antique White Milk Paint.
Absolutely gorgeous secretary refinished by Pendulum Designs & Restorations with General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain.
"This beautiful military dresser was painted in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. The drawers were stained with General Finishes Brown Mahogany Gel Stain. The piece is top coated in General Finishes High Performance satin topcoat!" - Just Chic
"Ooh La La French Provincial Dresser by Drexel. We restyled this classic beauty with a updated look using General Finishes Milk Paint in Lamp Black. The top was sanded and stained in GF Antique Walnut Gel Stain. All was sealed with High Performance Top Coat in a satin sheen." - The Shabby Chicas located at Homestead Handcrafts
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Check out this pedestal table refinish by Ashley Olson of Eden Elyse Design Co! The body was painted with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and the top was stained with Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Sealed with Arm-R-Seal oil based topcoat.
"This solid wood sofa table is heavy and sturdy! It has been stained with General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain, painted in Lamp Black Milk Paint, and very lightly distressed. This color combo makes for the perfect farmhouse rustic look!" - Nap Time Creations
Loving this MCD dresser refashioned by Bee's Knees! The body was painted with Antique White Milk Paint while the drawer fronts were stained with Candlelite Gel Stain.
What a classy stunner this dresser is by Bee's Knees! The body was painted with General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint while the drawers were stained with Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Awesome work!
"General Finishes is always my brand of choice! This one is a combo of Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Antique Walnut Gel Stain." - The Goodie Girl Shoppe
Love the fresh look Bee's Knees gave this MCM dresser! General Finishes Queenstown Gray and Antique White Milk Paint were used for the painted areas, whereas the bottom drawers were stained with Antique Walnut Gel Stain.
"This farmhouse hutch exterior has been refinished in Antique White Milk Paint and Antique Walnut Gel Stain with Arm-R-Seal. The drawer interiors have also been stained and sealed to match the top. I absolutely love all of General Finishes products!" - Ashley Olson of Eden Elyse Design Co.
"This petite antique hutch is the perfect piece for your dining room, kitchen nook, or even a bookcase in your office. She's been painted in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint on the exterior and Antique White on the interior. Her stunning legs have been refinished in Antique Walnut Gel Stain and her hardware has been freshened up in a dark bronze finish." - Twig & Thyme Design
"This vintage dresser turned island is the perfect piece for your kitchen or basement bar. It's been painted in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint which is the perfect medium smoky gray that goes with almost anything. The top has been refinished in General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain and sealed in a semi-gloss polyurethane for added durability." - Twig & Thyme Design
"I've been looking for a line of products to use and promote exclusively in my furniture business so I gave GF a try! I love your products!!! This is Antique White Milk Paint with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects, Antique Walnut Gel Stain and a satin top coat!" - The Vintage Touch
"The perfect combination of antique walnut and soft light gray, this sturdy dresser is built with solid wood. Featuring a two-tone finish, classic lines and modern styling, this dresser can be the perfect accent in any room!" - Flipping Unbelievable
This project was completed using General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain. You can achieve this soft gray color by using Seagull Gray Milk Paint.
"Good morning everyone!!! We love the style of this table!! It has been one of our most popular creations! Painted in Antique White and Driftwood by General Finishes." - Mel & Mar Creations
"I only recently started using General Finishes and I am in love! Colors are beautiful, top coats are durable, and the coverage is amazing. This beautiful vanity was painted in Driftwood (Milk Paint), dark glazed to accentuate the stunning details, and top was sanded and stained in Antique Walnut (Gel Stain). This little lady finally got the makeover she rightfully deserved!" - Madeston Grey Designs
"Remember this chair?... It was caked when with 100 year old dust and old led paint. Let's just say I would've walked right past it if I ever saw it for sale... At the end of the day I was satisfied with the end result and I hope the client loves it too! Finished with General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain and HPTC Satin." - Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations
"This hutch has been passed around my family for years. When it made its way back to me, I knew I wanted a modern farmhouse feel. I used Chapin Gray Chalk Style Paint on the case, Antique Walnut Gel Stain on the drawers and top, and dry brushed Lamp Black Milk Paint on the knobs. I've been a big fan of your gel stains for awhile now, but this was my first time using General Finishes paints. They will be my first choice going forward!" - Reminiscence Designs by GEA
Check out this astounding tranformation by Lee Ann Walker Kuhn of Creative Moments! They stripped down this battered Queen Ane French provincial coffee table and gave it a rich, new color with wood conditioner, General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain then sealed it with General Finishes High Performance Topcoat Flat.
Learn more about this project at Creative Moment's blog post at http://bit.ly/2ozMFCh
Purposely Painted made over this MCM Gentleman's Chest with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and Antique Walnut Gel Stain.
Check out this handsome dresser by Bee's Knees! The body was painted with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint. The color of the drawer fronts was created using a custom mix of Java and Antique Walnut Gel Stains.
"I would like to share our latest project. We used Klein Blue, Persimmon and Antique White to make this unique custom game table for our client." - From Old to Sold
"Hi friends! I am beyond pumped to share our latest home update with you. We have had this awkward space in our kitchen for 2 years now and tried to figure out how we wanted to utilize it. We added shiplap to the back wall, shelves and I refinished this adorable little chest. It was quite the challenge finding something that would fit in this nook! It's a smidge shorter than I would like, but I think it will work. Shiplap done in General Finishes Snow White, chest done in Antique White. Loooove...
What a stunning transformation this is by Bethany of Restored Living!
She explains, "After many months and hours of cleaning, repairing, staining, and painting, I’d like to introduce you to the new and improved Art Deco Dresser!... I just love the lines on this piece. It’s painted in General Finishes Coastal Blue milk paint, and stained with their Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Everything is sealed with General Finishes High Performance Top Coat for a great protective finish."
Can't get enough of this rescued cabinet by Gypsy-Magpie! Can you believe this piece was destined for the trash?
It was first given a coat of GF Antique Walnut Gel Stain then topped with Winter White Glaze Effects to make all those details pop!
"I have never used this glaze before but I have fallen in love! It was super easy to work with and is the perfect shade of white. Plus, a little went a loooooong way which makes my budget and hubby happy." - Missy of Gypsy Magpie
"I absolutely love this gorgeous Mersman table that I recently refinished. But...I have no idea what to call this table...sofa table (too short?), foyer table (maybe?), Davenport table (I don't know what that is but it sounds fancy. LOL), console table (Winner winner chicken dinner?). Whatever YOU choose to call it will work for me. ;) The old stain was completely removed from the top, which was then stained with General Finishes Antique Walnut stain. The base was freshened up with Brown...
This dresser received a stunning makeover with GF Coastal Blue Milk Paint, Antique Walnut Gel Stain and High Performance Topcoat by Susan of Saw Nail and Paint.
Susan says, "I definitely had to go the extra mile to bring this dresser back to life, but I am so happy with the results."
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"Can't get enough of General Finishes! Painted in Antique White Milk Paint. Drawers stained in a mixture of Java Gel and Antique Walnut Gel. Entire piece sealed in High Performance Top Coat in flat and satin. My new favorite combo." - LilyPond Vintage
Check out this charming Ethan Allen buffet cabinet by Bee's Knees! The body was painted in GF Queenstown Gray Milk Paint while the top was layered custom color using GF Antique Walnut and Java Gel Stains.
"This handsome MCM chest accompanied me on my first trip. Painted with General Finishes Chalk Style Paint in Slate Gray and stained with a custom mix of Java and Antique Walnut Gel Stains. This guy is rather handsome and I am pretty sure he would like to come home with you!" - Bee's Knees
"These vintage banker's chairs needed to be refreshed. Their bones were great; the existing finish was just a little tired. The chairs were stained in General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain which enhanced the wood tone beautifully." - VintagelessJules
"Hello beautiful wood grain! This gorgeous vintage cedar chest was refreshed with a custom mix of General Finishes Antique Walnut and Nutmeg Gel Stains. The whole piece was top coated with hemp oil." - VintagelessJules
What lovely end tables these are by Airdrie Furniture Revival! Distressed with Lamp Black Milk Paint and stained with Antique Walnut Gel Stain.
"Recent custom ornate dresser painted in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. Top completely sanded down and stained in GF Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Beautiful carvings enhanced with black wax and original hardware updated to a more modern iron color." - VintagelessJules
"I can't believe how amazing this custom media center turned out! The boxed out shelves look incredible and matches perfect with the top!! This piece got the farmhouse look of it's dreams! Drenched in Bone White Chalk Style Paint by General Finishes with Antique Walnut Gel Stain top, shelves, and sides of the drawers. She is now ready to show her self off to the world!!!" - Heavenly Chic Refinishing
"I found Serena languishing in a local thrift store. She was built in my local area nearly 100 years ago. Her existing finish was alligator scaly and she was missing veneer in a lot of places. This is the second dresser I chose to tackle and I envisioned I could transform her back to glory with some paint and glaze.
I cleaned her, stripped her, patched her and sanded her, and she began to come back to life.
I chose to stain the top with a custom mix of antique walnut and...
"I had had my eye on this dresser for a few months. I could never get ahold of the seller so I gave up. Then a few months later it showed up for sale by another seller. I was so excited and snapped it up. It is a HUGE dresser! It would make a beautiful entry piece, or entertainment center. Painted in General Finishes Somerset Gold, glazed with Van Dyke Brown Glaze and finished with a polyacrylic. The top has been stained with General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain and finished with GF gel...
"Shadow box tables created for the men and women who serve. I mixed Georgian Cherry Gel Stain and a little bit of Antique Walnut Gel Stain in a can of Seal-A-Cell. Seal-A-Cell helps control the penetration and dark spots." - Woodytrike Creations
These pieces were entered into the Wood Working category of the 2016 GF Design Challenge Contest
"Platter turned and carved then painted with Antique White Milk Paint and sanded." - Bill Crockrell
This piece was entered into the Wood Turning category of the 2016 GF Design Challenge Contest
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.
"I just love when a piece allows me to showcase the original wood. Leaving a little of it exposed, while simultaneously modernizing some of the piece with paint, creates the perfect marriage of vintage and modern. These end tables/nightstands had the perfect legs for this two toned look.
The tables were painted in General Finishes Driftwood milkpaint. The legs were stained in General Finishes Antique Walnut gel stain. The tables feature new flower knobs and fabric lined drawers. They...
2016 Design Challenge Entry - Pro Upcycled Furniture
"This beautifully layered buffet was accomplished by using only General Finishes products. I created the base coat by mixing the farmhouse green color that consists of GF Milk Paint in Basil, Dark Chocolate, Emerald, and Linen. I then dry brushed on some Buttermilk Yellow. The last coat of paint was a 50/50 mixture of the farmouse green and Antique White. I used the vaseline method of distressing to achieve the chippy look and many...
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
"A few handmade items stained with General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain. The arrows were painted with General Finishes Milk Paint in Driftwood and Coastal Blue."