"Who remembers this Antique dresser & nightstand? We had posted this set a few months ago and a client, a designer reached out to have us customize them for her daughters room. She went back and forth on white and blush and fInally decided on the white with just a peek of blush on the drawers sides. And this folks is a perfect example why I L❤️VE and why I’m obsessed with white. Forever timeless, Forever classic. Can’t wait to see them in the room once it’s finished! General Finishes...
"After some sanding, puttying and priming, this baby was ready for General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint. I choose some subtle glam knobs to really ✨ highlight ✨ the glam of this piece!!"
"Check out Samuel, who was once a wallflower, now has his time to shine. He has a totally new farmhouse look that complements his new home. Products used:
-Top- Varathane Kona Gel Stain, Sealed in Polyurethane Satin
-Body- General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint, Sealed in Flat out Flat
-Drawers- GF Blue Moon Milk Paint
-Hardware-Updated with Matte Black Pulls"
"One of the best parts of being a furniture refinisher is finding all of the cool and unique pieces of furniture! Painted in Alabaster by General Finishes and the top stained in Provincial (water based stain).
"This beauty was in rough shape but in the end came out shining! The top was sanded and stained to match the mirror and legs. Painted in Antique White from General Finishes which pairs so nicely with the warm wood tones. The simply stunning oak carved mirror is the crown jewel."
"These French provincial side tables were given a makeover with General Finishes Linen and the hardware was shined up. These are the ones I offered for customization a couple weeks back and a client scooped them up."
"I love the way these farmhouse style tables turned out!!! My client chose General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint with lots of distressing and satin top coat!"
"We just finished up this stunning bow front dresser! It is painted in General Finishes Alabaster milk paint and slightly distressed. "
"These vintage Ethan Allen chests have been completely transformed. The top was painted in layers of General Finishes Empire Gray, Seagull Gray, Alabaster and brown glaze. The bottoms were painted in a beautiful soft shade of off white called Alabaster and paired with black hardware."
Classic and timeless look in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint
"I had planned to put the paint brush down for all of Christmas break but I just couldn’t! I didn’t want to distract from all the beautiful curves on this console table so I kept the paint simple and bright. The bottom was painted with General Finishes Brushable White Enamel while the top was first painted in Empire Gray, followed by a white wash and finished with a dry brushing of Van Dyke Brown Glaze. New black hardware and floral lined drawers complete this New Years revival."
White Milk Paint side by side comparison
Stunning hutch in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint
Classic and timeless in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint
"I’ve been wanting to have the opportunity to turn a hutch top into its own piece. I added some beautiful curvy bun feet, new shelves and a custom cut top. Colors~ General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint and WeatherWash’s stain in Rusted."
"This amazing dresser has gotten quite the transformation! The stunning book-matched top has been stain in General Finishes Light Brown Dye stain to emphasize the amazing grain. The body has been hand painted in General Finishes Linen and Antique White milk paint with an antique glaze finish. Original hardware are the perfect compliment to this beautifully aged piece."
"This piece was sanded down raw, white washed in Antique White by General Finishes, and sealed in their High Performance Topcoat. New hardware has been added for a faux card catalog look and new paper in the drawers."
A classic combo on GF Snow White Milk Paint and Java Gel Stain on this MCM dresser
"All done! She's a stunner in General Finishes Antique White Milk Paint with Antique Walnut Gel Stain in the legs. She got some new feet, new molding and a smooth top with some veneer removal. Ready for a new life."
General Finishes Antique White and Linen Milk Paint
"We're swooning over this lovely vintage 9 drawer French Provinical Dresser. Painted in General Finishes Milk Paint in Antique White. re•design with prima®️ transfer was applied."
"Antique White Milk Paint for the win again. I have to admit I don’t always like painting white but when I do the end results are always amazing. This piece has a raised stencil on the drawer fronts and a gorgeous flower design on the top corners. ❤️❤️"
"This solid pine storage bench has been completely transformed from its old boring past and now its future is looking bright!I knew right away I wanted to add a cushion so first I found the fabric and then picked the colors. I started with General Finishes Milk Paint in Linen then added the grain sack stripes in Key West Blue and finished with this beautiful grains stencil in Coastal Blue. The blues matched the fabric exactly and just tied it all together so nicely!"
"I am loving how this antique dresser turned out!!!!! Our client chose General Finishes Antique White with Dark Chocolate for the top and satin top coat!
And as you can see I may have gotten some of the fall decor out already....
Basically, no matter the size and scope of a remodeling project, chances are that you’ll have at least a somewhat difficult and stressful time during it. The number of contractors and people in general in your home might make you beyond nervous and the fact that everything will look worse before it starts looking better won’t help with the anxiety.
Add to everything mentioned previously the fact that your entire home will be covered in dust and debris, which will definitely make you...
"Another beautiful mid century set complete! General Finishes Snow White is always the perfect crisp white for modern pieces." - Boxwood & Brass
Comparison GF's White Milk Paint
Left to Righ (darkest to lightest): Millstone, Linen, Antique White, Alabaster (50/50 Antique White/Snow White) & Snow White
"I have had a lot of requests for matching nightstands lately. They can be hard to come by but I got lucky finding this oversized set and they turned out beautifully!
The tops were striped down to bare wood and stained with General Finishes Java Gel Stain and sealed with Arm R Seal for maximum protection. The bottom was then painted in layers starting with Alabaster, followed by a color wash of Driftwood and a dry brushing of brown glaze. Once I sanded down and blended all three colors I...
Clean and timeless dresser in General Finishes NEW Alabaster Milk Paint by Belle Maison.
"Nightstand refinished in General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint and then slightly distressed. The drawer pulls were filled and then new holes were drilled to allow for the new different sized hardware using one of my favorite products, Bondo." - Flipping Unbelievable
"Painted in General Finishes Alabaster Milk Paint and then distressed for a farmhouse look. Sealed in High Performance Top Coat first in Semi Gloss for durability then Flat as the final sheen. New cup pulls in black offer an updated look. I found this crate on the side of the road and had no shame slamming on my brakes and pulling over to grab it." - Flipping Unbelievable
"It has a gorgeous solid oak top stained with a blend of General Finishes Java and Antique Walnut Gel Stain. The chairs and base of the table are painted Antique White and distressed to bring out all the detail." - The Savvy Songbird
This piece has been painted in General Finishes linen and then glazed in their van dyke brown glaze. The top has been planked, stained, and sealed to protect. There is one drawer which slides well, and one shelf for additional storage. A hole has been precut out of the backing for wiring. This is a super cute, solid piece that would work great for your TV.
These are one of my favorite projects to date. They were falling apart and needed a lot of loving. I fixed them up and stained/painted them to be the seating area in my studio. I love how they turned out!
This cute set of nightstands was given a handpainted farmhouse makeover! General Finishes Alabaster on the bases and Empire Gray in the tops and feet. They also have new hardware on the drawers including card catalog hardware on the top drawers!
Farmhouse Nightstands is one of our highly requested furniture items to have in the shop! We have this pair currently available. They are larger than normal vintage nightstand sets so a great choice for those with the modern sized beds. Pairing General Finishes Empire Gray (on the top) with Alabaster White (on the base) is becoming my favorite farmhouse color combo.
This vintage waterfall style desk/vanity has been painted in General Finishes Alabaster and heavy distressed. It has new card catalog style hardware.
"Coffee anyone? Coffee table that is ☕! Painted in General Finishes Linen Milk Paint and the top stained in Antique Walnut with a second coat of Java. Same with the knobs as well and sealed in a flat top coat." - Upcycling by Amy
"Petite bow front mahogany Duncan Phyfe style buffet with a French farmhouse touch. Refinished in General Finishes Linen Milk Paint, sealed and topped off with IOD - Iron Orchid Designs Brigette Wide supplied by Roz at New Old Finds. Original drawer pulls and rebuilt farmhouse top in a custom mix stain of dark walnut and ebony." - Southern Fried Thriftique, LLC
"Check out this beautiful farmhouse style dresser we refinished for a customer!!!! We painted this in General Finishes Linen Milk Paint with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects and sealed in satin top coat then we painted the top in Dark Chocolate Milk Paint and sealed with semi-gloss top coat!!!!" - NB.Restorations
"Just finished this beautiful custom dresser for a client. We used Antique white by General Finishes and satin HPTC." - J&L Vintage Decor
"Beautiful entertainment center up for grabs. This has been painted in Linen by General Finishes and glazed in their Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects. This used to be a dresser but all the drawers have been removed, shelves have been added, and it’s sealed to protect." - Re-Luv'd Furniture
"We love how this antique dresser turned out!!!! Our client choose to have this painted in General Finishes newest color Alabaster Milk Paint! Then we gave it a light distressing and sealed it in satin top coat!" - NB.Restorations
6 Chairs: I painted an undertone of GF Driftwood, followed by a custom mix of GF Snow White and Antique White, then lightly distressed to bring through the Driftwood color.
Table: The base of the table was done exactly like the chairs. As far as the table top goes, I stripped and sanded it down so you could see the beautiful herringbone pattern. I sealed the top with Oil and Wax by Old Barn Milk Paint to help bring out the natural raw beauty of the wood, but everything else is the...
"She’s finished and she’s beautiful! Done in General Finishes Linen Milk paint and Van Dyke Brown glaze. All the old veneer was removed and top and legs stained in Nutmeg Gel Stain. Picked up these sweet new flower pulls to give it a whole new look. It will grace the center of a room to show off all of its unique beauty!!" - Kimberly Designed
Awesome makeover by Flipping Unbelievable with NEW GF Milk Paint colors!
"It once had MDF fencing along all sides that were stapled and glued on. It was quite the challenge to remove it all. Now this cedar chest has a brand new look with General Finishes Perfect Gray on the lid and Alabaster for the bottom."
"Campaign style always creates a statement piece, but when refinished with paint they really scream! Went with Antique White by General Finishes and a satin top coat. The gold hardware pops next to the cream, don’t ya think?" - The Charming Home
"This rustic farmhouse style desk was delivered just ahead of today’s impending snow/sleet/rain situation. It’s General Finishes Antique White with sanded and oiled legs and a pretty Rifle Paper Co. lined drawer."
A beautiful three-drawer dresser is done up in Antique white and Wise Owl Furniture Salve. She came with her beautiful wood stain in-tact so I kept it as is just adding the salve to condition the wood. Accented with the General Finishes Antique White to keep her fresh, she is smooth and beautiful for years to come.