Winter White

"When dropping this off with my client last night, she loved the finish so much she sent me back with her dining table to create a matching set!

"Restyled in General Finishes - Base in Antique White Milk Paint and tops in layers of Empire Gray Chalk Style Paint + Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects + Winter White Glaze Effects." - Kristi Lynn Collection

"Good evening from a sunny Ireland. I'd like to share with you my pine linen cabinet finished in Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze, highlighting the ornate detailing on the home made moulds. The interior has been lined with toile de jouy fine wrapping paper to give this piece a striking yet soft finish." - Revamped    
"I spruced up this dresser with General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint, Winter White and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects, and GFHP Flat Top Coat, and some light distressing." - Green Spruce Designs    

What a dashing jewelry cabinet this is by Willow Tree Chickadee! Layered with GF Antique White and Queenstown Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze Effects.

Can't get enough of "The Finicky Fox Buffet" by Stephanie of Rehab to Fab!   "This antique buffet has gotten a HUGE makeover. The entire top needed to be replaced. So I built a new top and stained with multiple layers of stain to get the dimension I was looking for. The body was painted in General Finishes Limestone & Chalk White Chalk style paint. Limestone is a beautiful mix of gray & tan. It needed just one more unique touch, so I grabbed IOD's new Fox Transfer. I rubbed on...
Antique pie safe glazed in GF Winter White Glaze Effects by The Rustic Seahorse. Love this look!   Watch this video to learn more about glazing with GF Glaze Effects:    
The Painted Chifforobe transformed this chair with GF Lamp Black & Holiday Red Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze Effects. Definitely a conversation piece!    
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 was commissioned to make this very large barn wood American flag. It was such an honor making it, especially with everything going on in our country at the moment. I used 100% General Finishes products in Coastal Blue, Snow White, and Holiday Red Milk Paints, and both Pitch Black and Van Dyke Brown Glaze. I should acknowledge that General Finishes products are made here in the United States." - Vintage Soul Barn    
Loving this server table in GF Persian Blue Milk Paint, Winter White Glaze Effects and High Performance Topcoat by Candice Nicole - Antique Revival!   Head over to Candice's blog post here: and watch a video of the project!   Candice says, " I have tried so many of the different milk paints and...

This piece is perfect for a young girls room! Bellflower Grove completed this piece by painting it in General Finishes Evening Plum (discontinued) Milk Paint, Winter White Glaze Effects and Champagne Pearl Effects.


"We've found our Valentine - we call her Madame Blueberry. Her style is transcendent and can easily blend with just about any look depending on what she's adorned in. She's a real gem!

"We painted this chest in General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint with High Performance Satin Topcoat and the Winter White Glaze Effects. We also added layers of Bronze and Burnished Pearl Effects on the trim and drawer pulls to give the details a bit more spotlight!" - Reblessed, LLC

"Used three different General Finishes Milk Paint colors for this layered/distressed top. I used Halcyon Blue, Driftwood & Lamp Black, painting it on and also dry brushing multiple layers. The Tiger Oak had such amazing texture so I wet distressed it down all over which brought the grain back out. For the body I mixed General Finishes Glaze Effects, Pitch Black & Winter White to get just the right grey to get in all those amazing grooves throughout this piece. And the grey was a...

"This buffet was begging for a makeover. This piece is too pretty to have left it in the drab finish it was sporting! Now it looks fresh and ready to be a part of your dining room for the upcoming holiday!" - Gigi's Hope Chest

This transformation was created with Driftwood Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze Effects.

2016 Design Challenge Entry - Professionals Upcycled Furniture

Painted in Sherwin Williams Pro Classic Paint in a custom grey then glazed with General Finishes Glaze Effects in Pitch Black and Winter White. Sealed using General Finishes High Performance Topcoat in Satin.

This dresser was restyled with GF Empire Gray Chalk Style Paint and a mix of Van Dyke Brown and Winter White Glaze Effects by Belle Maison   You can visit Belle Maison's booths at Funky Monkey Vintage Store in Madison, AL and University Pickers in Huntsville. While you're there don't forget to purchase your favorite GF products!  
"This lovely Lane hope chest was refinished with all General Finishes products, and it turned out beautifully! For the base, I created a custom mix of Seagull Gray and Queenstown Gray, followed by Winter White glaze and High Performance Top Coat in Flat. I used Java gel stain on the top, and HPTC in Flat. So happy with the results, and wanted to share!" - Refablished   Learn more about how to apply GF Glaze Effects in this video -...

High Style Restyle created this easy DIY table accent design using flower pots and pom poms. She applied Winter White Glaze Effects to the pots with a damp sponge, then sanded them to give them an extra smooth and aged appearance. Then she added a little ribbon and pom poms with straws.

Amy of High Style Restyle totally transformed this MCM dresser she nicknamed the 'Ketchup & Mustard' dresser with General Finishes Java and Antique Walnut Gel Stain along with Winter White Glaze Effects. For all the details of how this dresser got this makeover of a lifetime visit        

Shannon Casey layered this nightstand with Queenstown Gray, Seagull Gray and Driftwood milkpaint. She then finished it with Winter White Glaze and stained the top with Java Gel Stain.

DeDe of Designed Decor, GF's April 2016 Blogger of the Month, completed this amazing upcycled headboard turned bench! DeDe says, " I love the final results and I am now a HUGE fan of General Finishes products. "   The seat was stained with GF Gray Gel Stain and sealed with GF Gel Topcoat. The rest was sprayed with GF Queenstown Gray Milk Paint, accented with Winter White Glaze Effects and sealed with High Performance Topcoat in flat.   Get all the details of this project at...

"Easy breezy and so so fresh! This piece was given a head to toe makeover. Top has been stripped and stained in a custom weathered oak blend which highlights the beautiful wood grain in shades of grey, whites and cream, glazed with General Finishes Winter White. Bottom painted in General Finishes Chapin Gray Chalk Style Paint which is similar to an off white with a pale grey undertone, just a touch of distressing for character and then sealed with General Finishes HPTC flat. New hardware...

AlchemyHome shows off how GF Gray Gel Stain and Winter White Glaze Effects can give you a beautiful weathered look!
Pops Restorations of Franklin, TN refinished this old church pew with General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze Effects.

"Love GF Milk Paints and Glazes! This lovely chest of drawers is a completely different piece thanks to Basil Milk Paint (blended with Snow White on the trim detail!) with Winter White Glaze Effects first washed over/wiped off, then dry brushed for an overall chic and antique look! Sealed with HP Topcoat in Flat both before and after the glaze." - For Love of the Paint

Poplar Penny Creations glammed up this bench with General Finishes Seagull Gray Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze Effects.
Country cottage vanity unit

This cottage style vanity unit with a swivel mirror was created from an Edwardian dressing chest. The base unit is painted in Seagull and washed with Winter White glaze to enhance the carving and finished with High Performance Satin Topcoat. We are thrilled with the result - another successful GF paint job!

Reclaim & Relove created a custom mix of GF Linen and Driftwood Milk Paint on the body of this gorgeous hutch. Snow White Milk Paint was used inside and the details were accented with Winter White Glaze Effects.
"Finished!! Gorgeous French Provincial sideboard buffet turned into Entertainment Center. Client ask me to convert the middle drawer to space for TV components. Painted in Seagull Gray, glazed with Winter White glaze and Java Gel on top." - Made New Design

This oak pub table by Alison at The Modern Cottage Company is the definition of gorgeous! She used Winter White Glaze to give this piece a weathered finish. Alison shares, "I am telling you pretty things coming to both the event and the shoppe! Go to and reserve your free ticket noon-4pm and to get details!"

This ice box reconstruction may be the coolest thing we've seen all week! Kristi and Terri at Chalk It Up_ are refinishing this piece with Winter White Glaze over ASCP. To recreate the look, we suggest our Seagull Gray Milk Paint! Kristi and Terri shared, "So, I'm still working on this one, but isn't this the neatest piece? It's a reconstruction of an old ice box, but made with shelving to make it more functional for storage. It's the only piece my hubs has ever asked to keep & he didn't...
Everything that The Shabby Chicas located at Homestead Handcrafts touch turns to gold! We're smitten by this French Provincial refurbished with Winter White and Pitch Black Glazes over a custom paint, then sealed with High Performance Topcoat in Satin! To recreate the look, we suggest our Antique White and Seagull Gray Milk Paints. Diana shares, "After several do-overs, she was finally ready for show. And it was all worth it when my client said "it turned out better than she expected, just...
Driftwood and Winter White Glaze make a dreamy combination on this French Grain Sack Typography Table. Easy tutorial to get the look at: - Amy from High Style Restyle_
The Tattered Princess refinished this lovely desk using General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint topped with Winter White Glaze Effects.
We seriously can't get enough of Lorie's work at Junktique! She used a custom gray on this divine Henredon dining set - get the details below! "This is a Henredon dining set painted with a custom mix of General Finishes grays and then double glazed with GF Winter White Glaze Effects and top coated with GF High Performance Satin Top Coat. There is a raised stencil "table runner" and new fabric on the seats. Caning done in GF Snow White Milk Paint. More furniture and paint colors available on our...
Elegantly Shabby Decor_ refinished this dresser with GF Basil Green Milk Paint accented with Winter White Glaze Effects. The top and knobs were both stained with Java Gel Stain. Great look!
Artsy Chicks Rule_ gave this bookcase a new look with a custom mix of GF Persian Blue Milk Paint with a touch of Lamp Black Milk Paint. This inside got a fresh coat of GF Snow White Milk Paint and the entire piece was accented with Winter White Glaze Effects. Nancy of Artsy Chicks Rule says, "I just adore that Winter White Glaze! I’m looking forward to using it again." Get all the details of this project at...
"Here is my mix of Millstone with a touch of Dark Chocolate! Look familiar? The carvings were highlighted with Antique White. Winter White Glaze and dry brushed with Dark Chocolate to finish her off! I even painted the new hardware to blend." ~Check out this gorgeous detail shot by Wanda at Leo's Moonchild_!
This glamorous buffet was refinished by Reclaim & Relove_. The body was painted in a custom mix of GF Coastal Blue Milk Paint, Winter White Glaze Effects and Burnished Pearl Effects. The top was stained with Java Gel Stain and the handles and details were accented with more Burnished Pearl Effects. High Performance Top Coat was used as well to seal in all that beautiful color. This one is definitely a statement piece!
Cassie at Primitive & Proper_ created this gorgeous Restoration Hardware-inspired finish using Winter White Glaze for a weathered, rustic look and beautiful glass hardware from D. Lawless Hardware_! Learn her technique on her blog at Cassie shares, "Of course, as you can see I went for a rustic glam look on this piece... I love the look of pretty glass or crystal against worn washed wood. Because this piece is oak,...
Beautiful Basil Green makeover accented with Winter White Glaze Effects by Brandy at The Heirloom Elephant_! Brandy says, "Still one of my favorite pieces yet! This one will be joining me at The Traveling Bazaar_ on August 30th!"

We adore this end table with a frosty lemonade personality! Modern Vintage created this color using a mix of GF's Buttermilk Yellow and Sunglow Milk Paints frosted with Winter White Glaze Effects.

Sophisticated French Provincial upcycle by Tara at Modern Vintage_! This beauty was finished with a custom mix of Buttermilk Yellow and Sunglow Milk Paints, then glazed with Winter White. Tara shares, "A mix of Buttermilk and Sunglow, frosted with Winter White Glaze, is without a doubt my new obsession! I loved it so much I knew right away that I wanted to do it again on this set when I got it. Perfect for a nursery, guest bedroom or even your own happy bedroom!"


Need a look that will brighten any room like a ray of sunshine? Try this Custom Mix: 50/50 Sunglow Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze Effects over Antique White Milk Paint! Get some tips on how to apply Glaze Effects in this video!
Go glam with a faux metallic finish! Get the look: Seagull Gray Milk Paint accented with Winter White Glaze Effects. Add Pearl Effects to maximize shine!
Want to try a unique color, but afraid it will be too much? Try toning it down with a glaze! Get the look: hand distressed Sunglow Yellow Milk Paint accented with Pitch Black Glaze Effects! Learn how to hand distress General Finishes Milk Paint in this video tutorial:
Need some inspiration? General Finishes new "Get the Look" series will give you some great ideas and color combinations for your next project! Use General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint accented with Winter White Glaze Effects for that perfect antique finish!

This gorgeous frosty lemonade color was created by Modern Vintage using a mix of Buttermilk and Sunglow Milk Paint frosted with Winter White Glaze Effects.