Gray

Furniture Design Ideas featuring Seagull Gray, Driftwood and Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Chapin Gray, Limestone, Empire Gray and Slate Gray Chalk Style Paint.

"How stunning is this Vintage French Provincial Dresser!?? This eight drawer beauty has been lovingly hand painted in General Finishes Seagull Gray then given a black glaze in the details. It’s absolutely STUNNING!!!" - Just picked and painted        
"Coffee stations are one of the requests we get a lot. When we got this I knew it would make a perfect coffee station or wine bar. We refinished this in General Finishes Chapin Gray Chalk Style Paint and Gray Gel Stain." - Painted Pieces   Visit Painted Pieces at 126 South 5th St. Klamath Falls, Oregon to purchase your favorite GF products!    
"The twins are done! Gorgeous and glamorous in gray and gold with a splash of rustic goodness. This is a custom gray using General Finishes Lamp Black and Antique White. It’s rich, warm and creamy. The gold details were done using Liquid Leaf by Plaid Crafts. I added a little glaze in Van Dyke Brown by General Finishes to add some dimension and you know I had to distress a curve here and an edge there! I just love the glamour with a twist of rustic." - Newbac Designs  

"My first time using Seagull Gray and I LOVE it! I also created a 'barn wood' effect on the tops using GF Black Gel Stain and GF Black Stain (water based) All top-coated in GF HPTC." - Sweet Pickins Designs

You can use GF Water Based and Oil Based products on the same project, just follow these guidelines:

Water over oil: let oil dry for a minimum of 72 hr...

"This old 4 drawer Oak dresser was given a new look with General Finishes Seagull Gray and Driftwood. This piece was heavily distressed to give it an aged beachy/farmhouse look!" - Painted Paradise, by Duke Interiors and Restoration    
"This refurbished antique hutch is so sweet! We refinished with General Finishes Slate Gray (Chalk Style Paint) and interior is Dixie Belle Paint Company Fluff with a bit of distressing. A perfect unique piece to display all of your pretty things!!" - Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats    
"This has been refinished in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint, glazed with their Pitch Black Glaze, and sealed in their High Performance Topcoat. Silver gilding wax has also been added to the edges for an extra pop." - Re-Luv'd Furniture    

"Beautiful small buffet cabinet up for sale! This has been refinished in General Finishes 'Driftwood,' sealed with their High Performance Topcoat, and then glazed in their Winter Whtie Glaze Effects." - Re-Luv'd Furniture

"Reveal of my latest piece! Custom painted for a good friend in General Finishes Queenstown Gray [Milk Paint]! Those grays are quite popular around here lately!" - Kristin's Krazy Garage, LLC

"How beautiful is this entertainment center? The top of this piece has been planked, stained, and sealed to protect. The body has been refinished in General Finishes Gray Gel Stain and glazed in their Pitch Black Glaze then sealed with their High Performance Topcoat." - Re-Luv'd Furniture    

"Stunning French Provincial Hammary Side Tables. Beautifully Hand Painted in General Finishes Queenstown Gray/Snow White Mix and Java Gel Stained Drawer faces . Carvings were glazed in black and dry brushed in white to add a unique look and feel. Completely sealed in High Performance Top Coat." - Vintage Actually Decor

Lovely dresser painted in GF Queenstown Gray Milk Paint with an Antique Walnut Gel Stained top by Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats.    

"Take a look at this newly completed beauty... I created this custom look by using General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and all over Pitch Black Glaze Effects. I added a touch of metallic pearl paste to the paint which gives it a gorgeous but subtle shimmer!" - Kristin's Krazy Garage

"We are loving how this drop front server turned out. This piece is painted in Seagull Gray Milk Paint with Pitch Black Glaze Effects by General Finishes." - Belle Maison

It’s a Snow White milk paint with A Pitch Black Glaze. We used a 320 grits to rough it up and give it the effect you see

"These Thomasville end tables have been painted with a custom mix of General Finishes Snow White and Seagull Gray milk paint. Sealed with a HPTC in Satin." - Designs by Willow Farms    

"We are loving how this custom order turned out!! This was painted in Queenstown Gray Milk paint with a Winter White Glaze all by General Finishes. If you have a piece needing an update we will be glad to give you a quote." - Belle Maison

"This beautiful extending Vintage Buffet/Bar went home to Wisconsin today... We paired a natural oak top with our sought-after gray worn finish using General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint. New bin pulls were the perfect touch for this on-trend modern farmhouse makeover!!!" - ReFind Design by Coco Clare

"We are in love with "Lord Greyborne"! Painted in Queenstown Gray, lightly distressed, glazed in Pitch Black and top coated with High Performance Satin. Such a rich look for any piece." - Reblessed, LLC      

"Another curbside find is complete! Finished in General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and layered with multiple glazes. Hardware was given a gorgeous antique gold color with rub'n buff. Perfect addition to our master bedroom." - Spangles & Forks

"Love a lil' French Provincial! This beauty is done in General Finishes Seagull Gray and Snow White Milk Paint. The top has several coats of poly for added protection." - Born In A Barn Boutique

"I just love getting in pieces that haven't had or seen before! This secretary is solid walnut with 2 big drawers. It is painted in General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and High Performance Topcoat Satin finish." - Flipping Fabulous

"I'm in love with this mahogany piece. This is probably the single biggest piece we've done to date. It's so versatile and has so much storage... It was painted in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint with the back walls of the cabinet a slightly darker General Finishes Queenstown Gray." - The Furniture Fairies

"I’m in love with this mahogany piece. This is probably the single biggest piece we’ve done to date. It’s so versatile and has so much storage. It has several unique features such a large removal felt lined tray, removable teacup hooks, a built in light and brand new hardware. It was painted in General Finishes Driftwood with the back walls of the cabinet a slightly darker General Finishes Queenstown Gray." - The Furniture Fairies    
"I refinished this desk in my favorite color General Finishes Driftwood and stained the inside, top, and legs with GF Antique Walnut (Gel Stain). Everything is sealed with GF High Performance Topcoat-satin." - Painted Pieces  

"Gorgeous nine-drawer dresser with large drawers refinished in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint and antiqued with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects, freshly refinished hickory stained top." - Southern Fried Thriftique

We adore this lovely dresser by Ivory & Oak. Finished with GF Seagull Gray Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects.

"Our Brooklyn Nightstands will instantly give an updated look to a tired out space. Finished in the perfect gray, Seagull Gray Milk Paint by General Finishes." - Kenzie Lynn Designs

"Another gorgeous pair of vanity nightstands up for sale! This set has been hand finished in blended layers of General Finishes Empire Gray Chalk Style Paint and Antique White Milk Paint topped with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects for that perfectly aged look. We polished up those beautiful long legs and stained the tops to match. They feature two smooth gliding drawers for all your bedroom essentials and all original hardware." - Twig & Thyme Design

Classic look in GF Seagull Gray Milk Paint by •Blush• Vintage.    
"I kept this desk sweet + simple with General Finishes Limestone Chalk Style Paint and classic white knobs." - Kristy Taylor Design 
"This marble top dresser was purchased back in January, but I haven't had a chance to work on it yet. It has lovely original features, but it was really orange! I used General Finishes "Driftwood" Milk Paint to take it in a more neutral direction, and gave it a lovely white washed effect using Winter White Glaze Effects." - Eight Hundred Furniture, LLC.   Visit Eight Hundred Furniture at Morgantown Market located at 2940 Main Street Morgantown, PA to purchase GF products.    

"Oh how I love a flawless finish! This petite chest was given an oh-so-smooth paint job using another one of my favorite General Finishes colors. Queenstown Gray is the perfect medium smokey gray that goes with any color decor!" - Twig & Thyme Design

"This is made by BP John Furniture Co. right here in Portland, OR. This has been stained in General finishes Gray Gel Stain and glazed with their Pitch Black Glaze - then it's been sealed with their High Performance Topcoat for a lasting finish. Inside the cabinet are two sliding drawers and room for storage. The drawers have been lined with beautiful map paper. This piece would make an awesome bar or linen cabinet." - Re-Luv'd Furniture

"Almost finished, just need to add the drawer liner. Any suggestion on what to name this beauty?

"reNEWed with General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint with an Antique White wash. The chair is finished in Antique White. Durable polyurethane finish." - Kenzie Lynn Designs

"I love revealing custom work! How amazing did this hutch turn out!

"Painted in General Finishes Milk Paint in the color Driftwood - always a beautiful choice! I polished up the hardware and lined the back in some adorable bird themed wallpaper." - Kristin's Krazy Garage

"I really enjoyed using General Finishes Milk Paint on this china cabinet. Used Snow White on the inside and then did a blending on the outside with Snow White, Seagull Gray, and a mix of Seagull and black. Once the blending was complete I went over all of the lines and details with antique glaze from Valspar and the hardware was updated in silver Rub N Buff. The milk paint was really easy and smooth to use and the finish came out perfect." - Red Tulip Design    

"When I found this octagonal table it had a factory finish dark stain and an odd amount of knobs along the apron/skirt. I had a vision of it in a light gray color, so I picked "Seagull Gray" by General Finishes. 

"I'm really loving these colors together. Gray, coral, and white might be my new favorite color combo.

"This piece is AVAILABLE and it has a crazy amount of storage... Painted with General Finishes - Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and updated hardware." - Helen Nichole Designs

Stunning dresser in General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint by Designs by Birdie!    

"Just finished putting this gorgeous tea cart back together. From dark 70s/80s pine to a modern and clean gray. Don't throw out your dated furniture out, give it new life!" - Boxwood & Brass

Boxwood & Brass refinished this cart using GF Driftwood Milk Paint.

Lovely Mid Century Modern Dresser restyled with GF Seagull Gray & Driftwood Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain by Mockingbirds Kottage    
"Graceful beauty can be found anywhere in nature, this dresser was inspired by the worn look of driftwood drying out on a beach in the hot sun! Refinished in General Finishes Seagull Gray with light distressing." - New Old Finds    

"A nice surprise to break up the doldrums was a visit from my sister! She went 'shopping' in the Garage to find something special for her new house. She picked out this hope chest which I've had for some time now. She chose the beautiful Limestone Chalk Style Paint by General Finishes and I took the opportunity to use my new Palm Pro which I won from Zibra Paint (so comfortable and left a smooth finish with no brushmarks!)." - GarageMama Vintage

"Another custom order finished and picked up today... It was painted in General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint with a black glaze (for depth) and topcoat. Paint completely updated this vintage old desk, what do you think?" - Buttercup's Painted Cottage

"This gorgeous library table is painted in Queenstown Gray Milk Paint by General Finishes. For the top, we sanded down to the natural wood and applied a clear top coat." - Belle Maison    

"This beautiful console table has been renewed and is now on trend! The top resembles barn wood with hues of distressed gray and black, while the bottom was painted Seagull Gray Milk paint and glazed with a custom blend of Winter White and Pitch Black Glaze Effects. This table has been sealed with General Finishes High Performance Topcoat for extra durability." - Nap Time Creations

"These elegant and timeless Hepplewhite nightstands have been painted in General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and sealed with a semi-gloss top coat for a little extra shine and protection. The original hardware has been polished and then slightly antiqued so its details pop. The nightstands are solid and well built, featuring three dovetail drawers with dust panels." - Designs by Birdie

"I spruced up this end table with General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint and Flat Top Coat. The feet were painted brass to match the original hardware." - Green Spruce Designs    
Beautiful nightstands in General Finishes Queenstown Gray Milk Paint by Coastal Upcycling.