One of my favourite places for second hand hunting is the Old Fire Station. It's run by two hilarious guys, full of fabulous stories about their house clearance adventures. The whole place is filled with gorgeous goodies, mostly older antiques that wouldn't look out of place in a country manor house, but they often have little bits and bobs and I reckon they enjoy me and my mum popping in. We generally buy all the old tat - garden rakes, old posters, broken chairs. More often than not they...
"This one is an ombre effect with Pearl Effects added. It starts with Weekend Blue fading to GF Emerald to GF Lime Green." - Odds and Ends
Spring is finally around the corner! Celebrate budding flowers and fresh starts by refinishing furniture that's been sitting in your garage all winter long. For a fresh and clean style, try natural shades of purple and green. Both tones are bold, garden-fresh, and look beautiful in the sunlight. Colors featured in this palette are as followed:
- Custom Color Mix: 1 Lime Green Milk Paint and 10 Parts Snow White Milk Paint
- Custom Color Mix: 4 Parts Lime Green Milk Paint and 1...
"Inspired by Autumn leaves. This buffet has so many layers of General Finishes Holiday Red, Lime Green, and Sunglow Milk Paint, followed up with a custom mixed red glaze and High Performance Topcoat in Satin." - Morning Dew Creations
We're in love with this brilliant piece with layers of GF Coastal Blue, Brick Red, Lime Green and Emerald Milk Paint by ReLoved by Maja Komasa!
Bright and bold GF Lime Green Milk Paint!
"You could design a whole room around this one. The color is so rich and unique! The hardware adds a bit of antique brass flair to the mid century modern lines. Definitely a showstopper!" - The Phinery
Loving this custom color of GF Lime Green and Antique White Milk Paint by Second Chance Studios.
"This gorgeous custom piece left for her forever home today! This beautiful French Provincial six drawer dresser is going to do double duty as a changing station in a nursery! Love the mint green especially w/ this gorgeous floral fabric on the drawers! Talk about a sophisticated baby!"
The Vanderveen House completely transformed their nightstands with this lovely custom mixed green!
They were primed with GF Stain Blocker, painted with a mix of Lime Green, Snow White and Persian Blue and topped with flat High Performance Topcoat. 10 parts Snow White + 1 part Lime Green + a bit of Persian Blue
"Finished these bedside tables today. They're actually two separate pieces and not from a vanity take-apart like my usual. Art Deco is straying away from my norm but sometime I need a change up!" - Katie & Co. Furniture Restorations
This is a custom mix of General Finishes Coastal Blue and Lime Green Milk Paints!
"Who knew that Coastal Blue and Lime Green GF Milk Paint could make such a deep, stunning color?! Add a little Candlelite GF Gel Stain and you've got a Garrison hutch with a hint of some Boho vibes." - Daylily Custom Design
For a happy, healthy vibe throughout your home, use General Finishes Lime Green Milk Paint on your next project! Lime Green is a vibrant, fresh shade of green that is sure to inspire and invoke feelings of growth. Pair it with Snow White Milk Paint or any of our Water Based Wood Stains for a perfect, balanced look. For more style inspiration or to check out more projects featuring Lime Green MilkPaint, visit: ...
"When I brought this dresser home I knew it needed a bold color. Painted in a custom mix of General Finishes Milk Paint -- Lime Green and Coastal Blue -- to create a great shade of green. This cutie features lined drawers and creamy bone knobs." - Bee's Knees
"Just in time for spring, I love bold colors and I must say LOVE how this dining table and chairs came out!! General Finishes Lime Green Milk Paint is such a pigmented and rich color, I love love love it!" - In With the Old Furnishings
This Saint Patrick’s Day, get inspired by colors from the lush, green countryside of Ireland. Not only do greens reflect nature, they make a bold statement when used on any of your home accessories. The General Finishes Colors featured in this palette are as followed (from left to right):
• Custom Mix: 1 Part Lime Green Milk Paint and 4 Parts Snow White Milk Paint
• Custom Mix: 4 Parts Lime Green Milk Paint and 1 Part Snow White Milk Paint
• Custom Mix: 4...
Keep your hard shoes on - we have plenty more green furniture to dance to on this Saint Patty's Day! This piece was completed by 400 Rustic Station using GF Lime Green Milk Paint!
Can't get enough of this teal color washed dresser by Jenni of Roots & Wings Furniture!
The base is a custom mix of 3 parts Patina Green + 1 part Driftwood + a splash of Lime Green Milk Paint. The color wash on top is the same custom mix as the base with a little Coastal Blue Milk Paint mixed in. It was then sealed with GF Flat Out Flat Topcoat.
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"Painted with a pop of color in General Finishes Lime Green Milk Paint (box). The lid was refinished using Java Gel Stain (top). The body was sealed with General Finishes High Performance Top Coat (satin sheen). We sealed the top lid with General Finishes Gel Top Coat." - The Shabby Chicas located at Homestead Handcrafts
"Had a little paint therapy last week and gave this desk a boho makeover! I used about 6-7 different GF Milk Paint & Chalk Style Paint colors (starting with Persimmon) and finished off with FOF (Flat Out Flat Topcoat). It sold before the last layer of topcoat was dry. I mixed and layered colors and started with Persimmon as the base. Used a little Klein Blue, Corinth Blue, Lime Green, Coastal Blue (Milk Paints), Fjord Blue, Key West Blue & Charleton Blue (Chalk Style Paints) and maybe...
"My very first DIY furniture painting project turned out amazing thanks to your Milk Paint! I used a mix of 2 parts Halcyon Blue and 1 part Lime Green to get this lovely color." - Meghann of Practically Hippie
Sometimes you just have to GO BOLD! This cute little vintage cart and stool were ReBlessed in General Finishes colors, Brick Red, Persimmon, Lime Green, and Sunglow Yellow. All were given a protective coat of High Performance in Satin. These items will be making their new home in a customers bright & beautiful kitchen! - Reblessed, LLC_
This bright color combo is Santa-approved! Get the look: Antique White Milk Paint glazed with a custom 50/50 mix of Lime Green Milk Paint and Winter White Glaze Effects! You can find your favorite GF products at Woodcraft, RockIer Woodworking stores or Wood Essence in Canada. You can also use your zip code to find a retailer near you at http://bit.ly/1pEtZMu
No green thumb? No worries! Get the look with Lime Green Milk Paint accented with Pitch Black Glaze Effects.
Colorful and Customizable Bilderhoos Playsets
Q) What do you do when you receive your first General Finishes Stockist order??? A) Have fun and put the paint through it's paces! Result - in love with General Finishes Milk Paint (and I haven't even touched the other amazing products yet!) ~Elaine at Evelade Chic worked her magic on this colorful secretary! She used Corinth Blue, Lime Green, Persimmon, Coral Crush, and Evening Plum Milk Paints.
Paisley Grace Customs created a custom mixed Milk Paint color for the base of this buffet using GF's Lime Green Milk Paint and Coastal Blue Milk Paint! Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects was then applied on top of the green base, and GF's Java Gel Stain was applied to the top. Lastly, High Performance Top Coat was used to seal the piece for extra durability! NOTE: If you choose to use High Performance Top Coat over Java Gel Stain, make sure that you wait 72 hours between the two products since you...
Doris from Davis Creative Painting, LLC refinished this fabulous nightstand in GF's Lime Green Milk Paint on the outside, and Queenstown Gray Milk Paint on the inside! "Love the finish I get with the General Finishes milk paint!" -Doris
The Cornish Painted Furniture Company refinished this fabulous table in General Finishes Lime Green Milk Paint!
Doris Davis of Davis Creative Painting, LLC refinished this bold and bright nightstand in Lime Green Milk Paint, and the lovely chalkboard frame in Emerald Milk Paint. Be sure to catch her seminar for more great tips!
Shannon from Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats says, "This table makes me so happy! We have a huge love for the rustic pieces and we knew this one would look great in our favorite color - a custom mix of General Finishes Coastal Blue and Lime Green Milk Paints with a Java Gel stained top."
Refurbished by Sweet Threepeats says, "This color just cant be beat gorgeous combination of General Finishes Lime Green and Coastal Blue Milk Paints (inspired by my friend Helen at Picked & Painted) and the result is a handsome shade of emerald. Top has been sanded and stained using GF's Java Gel Stain and the knobs got a fresh coat. Distressing and dark wax have added the perfect touch. This is a beautiful, solid piece with drawers that are in excellent working condition. What a...
Modern Vintage used a unique combo of GF Milk Paint on this piece to give it this one of a kind look. It got a base coat of Patina Green, then it was brushed with a mix of Coastal Blue, Lime and Klein Blue. Then it was glazed with a quick wipe of Java Gel Stain.
Tara and Mooch of Modern Vintage shared their chalkboard frame that was spruced up with GF products. It was painted with Patina Green with a few layers of a mixture of Coastal Blue, Emerald and Lime Green. Then all of that was covered with a thin layer of Java Gel Stain. Love the creative combo of colors and products!
Charming antique china cabinet in Lime Green Milk Paint, distressed with Java Gel Stain! This gorgeously bright piece was shared by the talented Rochelle of Made New.
Sheila from Frugal Decor & More (http://on.fb.me/1rfnrWu) refinished this custom chest using General Finishes Emerald Green, Lime Green and Linen Milk Paints. Then GF's Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects was applied on top of the Milk Paint, and GF's Java Gel Stain was used to the top of the piece. Lastly, High Performance Topcoat was used to seal the entire piece. We love seeing the transformation! #GeneralFinishes #MilkPaint #GlazeEffects...
Picked & Painted whipped up this fabulous shade of green, custom mixed from Lime Green and Coastal Blue Milk Paints! How stunning is this dresser?!
This is an antique washstand that was given a new life by Adornment. It got a fresh coat of General Finishes Lime Green Milk Paint and the top was done with Antique Walnut Gel Stain. Loving the bright fun color!
Hope everyone had a wonderful Easter weekend, we know Project Corner sure did! Instead of painting eggs this year, they decided to paint furniture with General Finishes Holiday Red, Corinth Blue, and Lime Green Milk Paints. Says Arlene, "The milk paint colors are so fun and vibrant and the Snow White Milk Paint socks gave an extra kick (pun intended)."
Get The Look: Custom Color - Greenery! Create this Custom Color Milk Paint Mix using 1 part GF Lime Green Milk Paint and 1 part French Vanilla Chalk Style Paint. Check out the YouTube video here.
Achieve this Custom Color Milk Paint Mix by mixing 1 part GF Lime Green Milk Paint with 10 parts Snow White Milk Paint
Achieve this Custom Color Milk Paint Mix by mixing 1 part GF Lime Green Milk Paint with 4 parts Snow White Milk Paint
Achieve this Custom Color Milk Paint Mix by mixing 1 part GF Lime Green Milk Paint with 1 part Snow White Milk Paint
Achieve this Custom Color Milk Paint Mix by mixing 4 parts GF Lime Green Milk Paint with 1 part Lamp Black Milk Paint