Take a look at this Java Gel beauty from A Ray of Sunlight! Loving this rich gorgeous look!    

"This desk had seen better days when I acquired it. I loved the lines, the look, and oh... the legs! I wanted to go a little bolder with it, but not too bold that someone who was a more neutral decorator couldn't appreciate... It was painted in Somerset Gold Milk Paint, which is the perfect mustard yellow, and accented with Java Gel Stain." - VintagelessJules

"After many hours spent in General Finishes online design center we finally decided on a color that would work well with the other pieces in the house and make a statement. This piece was refinished using Java Gel Stain on the top with Somerset Gold Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects on the rest of the dresser. It will certainly make a statement now!" - Painted Paradise, by Duke Interiors and Restoration    
"Shawna brought us this very special, well loved Mid Century Dresser to refinish. In fact, Shawna’s Grandmother used to put her to sleep in one of the drawers; as a baby❤️. But with all that love, this dresser was in desperate need of work. The top had burn marks from candles, the drawers were missing hardware, and it had a bulky black base that Shawna wanted to change. We completely transformed this dresser with General Finishes Java Stain for the drawers and Antique White for the body. We...
"Here she is!!! We finally got this gorgeous piece up from the basement and I get to show her off! I'll add all the details and close up shots in the comments. Let me know what you think!! Refinished in General Finishes Snow White, drawers and legs in Java, and multiple coats of High Performance top coat to protect it." - The Copper Elm    

Painted Paradise, by Duke Interiors and Restoration gave these end tables a classy look with General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain!

"This piece is made of walnut with very intricate detail. Refinished with Seagull Gray Milk Paint by General Finishes and the top is stained with General Finishes Java Gel Stain. The whole piece is sealed with a top coat to protect the beauty. Love your products! It's all I will use for my furniture rehabs. Thank you for creating amazing paint." - Farmhouse Charm    
"Duncan Phyfe Style Dresser by Dixie painted in General Finishes Patina Green Milk Paint and shadowed with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint. The top has been stained with General Finishes Java Gel and Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Sealed with GF Gel Top Coat." - The Shabby Shack    
"This stained beauty was all the rage last weekend and sold within minutes of opening our doors on Saturday! Dubbed the "Cocoa Coffee Bar", the wood grain really pops with the Java Gel Stain finish from General Finishes! Now if I could only find 5 more like it!" - Daylily Custom Design  
"Just the first coat (Java Gel Stain). The second coat will even it out a bit and then the third makes it look flawless. Love this stuff. (And it smells strangely delicious. I should probably wear a mask but it just smells so good...)" - The Copper Elm    
"This may be one of my favorite pieces I have done. Top is Java (Gel Stain), bottom is Halcyon Blue, Seagull Gray & Van Dyke Brown Glaze." - Second Lives Second Chances    

"This 5-drawer dresser has been made to look like an old card catalog from days gone by! Miss Lillian's NO-Wax Chock Paint in Graphite and her black glaze, along with General Finsihes Java Gel Stain brought this cast-off back to life!" - Redesigned Frame of Mind

You can achieve this lovely shade of dark gray by also using GF Queenstown Milk Paint and Pitch Black Glaze Effects.

"Couldn't wait to share my latest transformation with you! I am in LOVE with this! All the character and beauty in an Antique Cupboard modified for a modern look. Refinished in General Finishes Java Gel Stain. The inside shiplap has been painted in an antique white. Original antique glass and copper hardware. Tons of storage and you can display your favorites!" - KT Lyons Design    

Angela Daniels revitalized her staircase using Java Gel Stain. Sealed with General Finishes Pro Image flooring Topcoat for total protection.

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"This beautiful farmhouse table and four chairs have been completely restored and are ready for a new home! Painted and stained with General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain." - Rome's Restorations

Vineyard Designs refinished this table top using GF Java Gel Stain.

They comment, "I'm so in love with how it turned out - General Finishes Java Gel Stain is the best!"

"After you've tried General Finishes Gel Stains, you'll never want to use anything else. The rich pigment stains so well in one application." - Chairy Picked - Vintage Furniture and Accessories

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.

"Loving this custom piece with an open bottom and three drawers on top! This piece was done in the timeless colors of GF Antique White Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain. Has some slight distressing to show its age and was finished in 3 coats of High Performance Topcoat in Flat." - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

"This dresser was very stubborn!! But she came through! She is painted in creamy Linen, Java Gel Stain, and top coat all by General Finishes. This piece would make the perfect addition in your foyer, bedroom, or kitchen!" - Blooming Hydrangea Co    
"General finishes Java gel stain gave this 1920's secretary a whole new life!" - Brushed by Brandy    

"I am so pleased and excited about how beautifully this table set turned out! I used General Finishes Java Gel Stain and a gray paint then used their High Performance top coat to seal it in. It's so amazing how easy their products are to use and the results are always phenomenal!" - Vineyard Designs

You can achieve this light gray by using General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint.

Boxwood & Brass painted this gorgeous piece in General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and refinished the top with Java Gel Stain.

I love this piece, and I especially love that it sold in less than 24 hours. The body was painted in my favorite gray, Queenstown Gray Milk Paint, with High Performance Topcoat in Satin for the perfect shine. For added contrast I stained the middle drawer and the top in Java Gel Stain. One of my favorite pieces to date. 

Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage and Repurposed Furniture rejuvenated this desk and chair using GF Millstone Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain.

"What a job this turned out to be! Love the final outcome though! The table top was refinished using General Finishes Java Gel Stain and the base and chairs were painted in GF Millstone Milk Paint and glazed with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The entire set was finished off with High Performance Satin. The chairs were recovered with some beautiful upholstery fabric from Fabric Bistro! Love the way this set turned out." - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

"So in lalalove with this table! I refinished this with General Finishes Java Gel, Patina Green Milk Paint, and brown glaze. I have never seen a table quite like this one." - Painted Pieces    

WOW - we can't get over this fabulous transformation by West Shore Farmhouse Design Co! The top was restained with GF Java Gel Stain while the bottom was painted in Fusion Mineral Paint in Raw Silk.

You can achieve this light, crisp gray by also using Seagull Gray Milk Paint.

"I have done another great piece using your GF stain.. I used a mixture of Java, Georgian Cherry and Brown Mahogany for the variation.. and sealed with poly satin.. I love your stains.. and products!! Thanks GF's!!" - Vintage 180  

"Love the way this Drexel Server came out! The entire piece was sanded and stripped down to raw wood and stained with Java Gel Stain by General Finishes. We then finished the whole thing off with GF High Performance Topcoat in Semi-Gloss. Simply gorgeous!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture

Tattered Tiques revitalized this table with GF Java Gel Stain and Pure White Annie Sloan Chalk Paint.

You can also achieve this crisp, white color by also using General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint

"Some chippy goodness... This is a custom mixed color of Gable and Sweet Cream by Old Barn Milk Paint. I touched up the inside and legs with General Finishes Java Gel Stain and added an Eastlake pull. Love this old world look!" - Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations

You can achieve this off-white color by also using GF Antique White Milk Paint.

Alternatively Yours completed this coffee and end table set with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain.

"Here we go!!! These two barstools have a brand new look and are ready to rock your bar. They've got gorgeous copper legs and chunky java tops with just enough turquoise to make them pop." - The Copper Elm    
"We had the privilege of refinishing some family heirloom pieces for a client. These pieces were sanded down and refinished using General Finishes Java Gel stain and sealed in their Gel Topcoat. Love how it highlights the wood grain!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture   Learn more about how to apply GF Gel Stain and Gel Topcoat to raw wood in this video:

We are loving Fresh Paint's latest project. This vintage dresser was decked out with Antique White Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain.

In With The Old Furnishings gave this petite vintage coffee table a makeover with GF Linen Milk paint with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. The top was stained with Java Gel Stain. Lastly, the entire piece was sealed with High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

"Look at how beautiful this claw foot table turned out for my client! It had some wear and tear on it so we sanded it and applied General Finishes Java Gel Stain with several coats of their High Performance Top coat. Their products are top notch!" - Vineyard Designs    
"This piece was found just down the road from where I live. I plucked it right off the curb and saved it from the trash! It's been given a new life thanks to General Finishes Java Gel Stain and their Flat Out Flat Topcoat." - Eight Hundred Furniture, LLC.    
Redesigned Frame of Mind turned car jack stands into unique stools and finished it all with General Finishes Gel Stain in Java.    

Who doesn't love Tiger Oak dressers?! Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture gave this beauty a fresh look with GF Java Gel Stain and Lamp Black Milk Paint.

"The piece is made completely from salvaged dock timbers from a Coast Guard station; it is dense yellow pine. After cleaning decades of salt, oil, and grime off the wood, I left the surface in its natural state to show it's beautifully weathered and rugged profile." - Tobias Olsen of Cascade Pacific Woodworks   The following products to were to refinish this lovely project: Java Gel Stain, High Performance Topcoat, Driftwood Milk Paint, Argentine and Tawny Pearl Effects.

Check out this gorgeous Roll Top Desk refinished by ReFind Design by Coco Clare!

They explain, "We maintained some wood elements by refinishing them and the chair with a custom mix of General Finishes Brown Mahogany and Java Gel Stains. The body was hand painted in CeCe Caldwell's Seattle Mist with an antique finish. And to complete this transformation we added stunning new hardware from D. Lawless Hardware."

Obtain this white color by using General Finishes Snow White Milk...

"I love Gel Stain and Arm-r-Seal! I refinished my vintage bankers chair in a custom blend of Java and Candlelite Gel Stain and finished with Arm-r-Seal." Eden Elyse Design Co.    

"Check out this amazing collaborative effort between myself and Renee Lynn from I'm So Trashy! Her amazing styling really brought out the beauty of the refinishing job I did... Seagull Gray Milk Paint, black glaze and my signature distressing with Java Gel Stain on top." - Roz Robertson of New Old Finds

"Loving this little beauty! This secretary's legs were darkened using General Finishes Java Gel Stain, with a custom mix up top (Coral Crush, Queenstown (Milk Paint), Midnight Blue (Chalk Style Paint) glazed with Van Dyke Glaze Effects." - Flipping Fabulous   Visit Flipping Fabulous at 104 North Santa Fe Suite A Salina, KS to purchase your favorite GF products!  
"Have you tried Gel Stains? Look how this dining table turned out after a little sanding, paint and General Finishes Gel Stain in Java. I seriously love how easy the Gel Stain is to use. If you haven't tried it yet, you need to!" - Tattered Tiques   Visit Tattered Tiques at 22029 N Pepper Rd. Lake Barrington, Illinois to purchase your favorite GF Gel Stains!    
"This chest has been painted in a dark gray from General Finishes called Queenstown Gray and the top and wood embellishments on the front where stained in Java, a gorgeous combination!" - Nap Time Creations    
"I just had to share this wood grain! Solid cherry piece and the top has now been stained with General Finishes Java Gel Stain. ❤️" - Boxwood & Brass   Learn more about how to apply GF Gel Stain here:    

"Love the way this piece turned out! This one was chosen out of our current inventory and customised with General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. The top was finished with Java Gel Stain and Gel Topcoat. The whole piece was slightly distressed to fit in with our client's farmhouse decor!" - Painted Paradise - Antiques, Vintage, and Repurposed Furniture