Silver Swirl Bed Frame

September 14th, 2011 in member junk     
Fauxypainter Fauxypainter, member
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The old oak headboard and footboard before.
I sized and sprayed a fine line white crackle over the larger head and foot board pieces.
Over the dry crackle, I used Wallovers City Swirl stencil in a silver metallic
Silver metallic foil is applied on the wood trim and then the whole piece is glazed with a water-based tea stain. Then sealed with a satin topcoat.
The old oak headboard and footboard before.

The old oak headboard and footboard before.


This is my first post and I love this site.  My friend gave me this bedframe years ago and I wanted to freshen it up. Now I can't decide to keep it or sell it!


Pattern or design used: My own design - Rebecca Slaton
posted in: member junk, furniture, bedroom, silver-metallic

Comments (3)

mysalvagedtreasures writes: What an amazing transformation. I have that problem also...should I keep it or sell it? Great job. Posted: 7:15 am on October 5th
junkermidge writes: Wow! It's a completely different bed -- in a good way! Great job!
Midge Posted: 2:53 pm on September 25th
BillyJo writes: Really creative. took lots of work! Thanks BillyJo Posted: 7:32 pm on September 23rd
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