Driftwood

"This solid wood bookshelf has been painted and then lightly sanded to create this faux barn wood look. Using General Finishes products I started with Seagull Gray, followed with a color wash of Driftwood, and finished with a dry brushing of brown glaze. Wire panel doors and new hardware complete this amazing transformation!" - Nap Time Creations  
"What do you think - because I LOVE this piece! This amazing console cabinet is definitely easy on the eyes and has SO much storage. Some maybe find this color combo simple but I think it’s one of my favorites - classic, clean, and handsome! The base and inside of the super roomy cabinets are painted in a custom gray mix of General Finishes Queenstown Gray and Driftwood Milk Paint and I stripped and re-stained the top using Java Gel stain. All sealed and protected - but of course. The hardware...
Absolutely loving this finish by Kenzie Lynn Designs.   "Finished in a rustic gray brown, achieved by layering General Finishes Dark Chocolate, Driftwood & Custom Taupe. Durable and smooth polyurethane finish."                

This Thomasville 3 drawer chest is a perfect example of how you can save a well constructed piece of furniture from the trash pile by updating it with a bit of paint.
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The color is equal parts Driftwood and Millstone.

"Totally feeling this rustic buffet! Painted in General Finishes Driftwood & sealed with GF Flat Out Flat topcoat, it's distressed just enough to make it coordinate with it's top. The top was given one coat of General Finishes New Pine Gel Stain & then a coat of Fusion Mineral Paint Golden Pine Stain and Finishing Oil." - Flipping Fabulous    
"This one of a kind piece has a pretty new finish, blending General Finishes Milk Paint in Driftwood into Queenstown Grey! Fresh cup pulls in a deep Antique Pewter completed the transformation Not sure what I’m more excited about here...that I finally got to use this funky giraffe photo or that this beauty is FOR SALE!!!" - Captiva Home - Furniture Painting                
Fun dresser makeover with General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint by Art is Beauty.   
"Custom vanity in General Finishes Driftwood with High Performance satin and aging wax. Top refinished with Fusion Mineral Paint Cappuccino All in One and Natural Finishing Oil." - Flipping Fabulous    
"I decided to go for a vintage style look! This has been done in General Finishes ‘Driftwood’ and glazed in General Finishes ‘Pitch Black’. I love how this turned out!" - PNW Beautiful Finishes   Here's a video to learn more about how to apply General Finishes Glaze Effects: http://bit.ly/VideoGFApplyGlazeEffectsToATable        
Beautiful before and after with GF Driftwood Milk Paint and Antique White dry brushing by Kenzie Lynn Designs.    
"Our "Fair Lady” Antique sideboard is finally.... done and I couldn’t be more thrilled with how beautiful she turned out! It may have taken over a week, but the layered finish and all the details were well worth it : ) Color is a custom taupe (coco) with General Finishes Driftwood Gray and Antique White dry brushed throughout. Durable Polyurethane finish." - Kenzie Lynn Designs    
"One of a kind Boho Otomi bookshelf. If you are looking for a cute piece to display your favorite books, your collectibles, or just some of your awesome finds, this is it. The beautiful spindles have been painted and distressed to show character in a mix of General Finishes Driftwood and Snow white. The shelves have been stained in a delicious dark chocolate stain and then accented with a Otomi print in GF Snow White." - Lilly's Home Designs      
"This gentlemen right here is sporting General Finishes Driftwood on the body and Lamp Black on the original wood hardware. It has 8 big strong dovetailed drawers with the fronts stained in Weathered Oak and the insides lined with weathered wood paper liners. Sealed from top to bottom in silky smooth satin." - Lilly's Home Designs    
"With a fresh coat of "Driftwood" by General Finishes Milk Paint, a few layers of Gel Stain and some White Wax by Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint, this dresser is looking mighty fine and ready to be loved again. It had it's share of flaws when I bought it but I didn't think those imperfections disqualified it from being rescued and renewed." - Eight Hundred Furniture, LLC.   You can shop for General Finishes products in Eight Hundred Furniture's antique booth on the second floor of...
"This was a custom piece that we just finished. To create the perfect “gray”~ we mixed Driftwood & Seagull Gray by General Finishes to create this gorgeous blend. Isn’t she gorgeous? Looking for a custom piece? Contact us~ we’d love to help!" - Shabby and Sew Much Mor of Des Moines, WA.    
"The struggle is real when you run out of room in your house but are loving this dresser. It’s painted in General Finishes Driftwood milk paint and glazed with Pitch Black Glaze Effects." - Belle Maison  
"Y’all! This is a custom piece for a customer.... It is precious! I adore it!... and I had to show you all! Do you love it as much as I do?! I used General Finishes Milk Paint in Driftwood and Antique White (one of my favorite color blending combos...) and sealed in GF Flat Out Flat top coat." - Hailey Duncan Home   Check out GF's YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/GeneralFinishes for tutorial videos...

Fantastic transformation by ReLoved by Maja Komasa! This hutch was painted in a custom mix of Coastal Blue, Persian Blue and Driftwood Milk Paint.

 

"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    
"Glam Bookcase! All items were painted with a winning combination of General Finishes Antique White and Driftwood. Topped with durable polyurethane finish." - Kenzie Lynn Designs    
"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

"I love mixing to get custom colors. The base is painted in a 1:3 mix of Antique White and Snow White Milk Paints. A little creamy but still a while. The top is painted in Driftwood." - Michelle at Gravity Hill Furnishings

"Now bright, clean and 100% modern farmhouse. Goodbye mirrors, hello shiplap. Painted in Driftwood, Snow White and Antique White Milk Paint by General Finishes and sealed with HPTC in Flat. My Zibra Paint triangle and square brush rocked this project!" - Market House Restorations

"One of a kind Boho Otomi Bookshelf. The beautiful spindles have been painted and distressed to show character in a mix of General Finishes Driftwood and Snow White Milk Paint. The shelves have been stained in a delicious dark chocolate stain in Minwa and then accented with an Otomi print in GF Snow White." - Lilly's Home Designs

"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

"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

"My regal gentleman is done. He was a true labor of love. He needed a ton of TLC before he could get his new coat of paint and stain. He is painted in Driftwood. The entire piece was sanded down to bare wood and stained in Antique Walnut. He was sealed in HPTC in satin. I can't say enough how wonderful it is to use." - Vintage Jewel    
"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.    
"Love, love, love this chair and table!!! Prep work is key to any piece we work on! This chair may have only taken me an hour to stain but sanding it took us over 7 hours!!! Both the table and chair were stained in General Finishes Java Gel Stain. The legs of the tables were painted a custom mix of Seagull Gray and Driftwood. Sealed all over in HPTC in Satin." - Designs by Willow Farms    

"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

"My client's nearly 100 year-old antique dresser got an updated look! Frame in Driftwood Milk Paint and HP topcoat; dresser top and drawer fronts in Antique Walnut Gel Stain with Arm-R-Seal topcoat. It's looking pretty for the next 100 years!" - Trillium Park Designs    

"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.

"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 console table has been completely transformed! The top was stained using a blend of General Finishes Java and Gray Gel Stain, while the bottom was painted in Driftwood(Milk Paint) and then dry brushed using Winter White and brown glaze to create this beautiful finish." - Nap Time Creations    
Turn any piece of furniture into the focal point of your room by refinishing it with General Finishes Milk Paint! By mixing Milk Paint colors together, you can create lively, cool grays tones that reflect the airy and dramatic qualities of nature. Colors featured in this palette are as followed: 
  • Custom Color Mix: 10 Parts Snow White Milk Paint and 1 Part Lamp Black Milk Paint
  • Custom Color Mix: 1 Part Snow White Milk Paint and 1 Part Lamp Black Milk Paint
  • Custom...
"We started by completely stripping and staining this 1920’s Queen Anne style dresser with General Finishes Dark Brown Dye Stain and finished it with a worn Queenstown Gray finish. Gilded original hardware and new D. Lawless casters complete this incredible transformation." - ReFind Design by Coco Clare    

Complete bathroom overhaul, including a vanity transformation with GF Driftwood Milk Paint

Check out this fabulous vintage, French provincial nightstand and dresser set by Redhead Refinishings! They comment, "The drawer fronts were hand sanded and stained in General Finishes Antique Walnut Gel Stain. The body was painted in GF Milk Paint 'Driftwood' and coated in their High Performance Satin Topcoat for durability."

2017›Upcycling›Creative›1st Place

Idea of Angel Wings on the Headboard of bed was with me for a long time...I just needed Bedframe demeged enough to experiment on it. 

I used soft masa clay and molded sculptured and carved each feather by hand and create wings.

Stencil with Quote was custom designed and made for me by Agnieszka HagArt. 

I used Miss Lillian's Texture Magic to...

"While delivering the table and chairs today, I was able to snap a quick photo of this big beautiful girl. I would have had so much fun dressing her up, but sadly she was too tall for my staging wall. Still wanted to share because I think she's GORGEOUS! What do you think of this shade of gray?" - Boxwood & Brass

Boxwood & Brass completed this majestic piece with General Finishes Driftwood Milk Paint.

Stunning vanity in GF Driftwood Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects by A Cut Above The Rust.    
"This desk received a total makeover in one of my most popular color combinations of General Finishes Java Gel Stain and Driftwood. The top has been sealed with an oil based polyurethane for extra durability, and the remainder of the desk with a high performance topcoat." - Nap Time Creations    

Get this look by dry brushing Argentine and Bronze Pearl Effects over Driftwood Milk Paint. 

Watch these videos to learn more about how to apply GF Pearl Effects:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRyD4KtypkU&t=414s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eO55bnzQTj4

Get this look by stippling Argentine Pearl Effects over 2 coats of Driftwood Milk Paint. 

Watch these videos to learn more about how to apply GF Pearl Effects:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRyD4KtypkU&t=414s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eO55bnzQTj4

Loving this GF Driftwood console!   "This is HANDS DOWN my new favorite piece of furniture in my house. It's all the things I love....rustic, farmhouse, a little bit industrial, and SUPER versatile." - A Southern Story