Submitted By: Emily Baker
Original Shanty2Chic project it was inspired by:
Time to Complete: about 2 weeks of only working after the kids went to bed.
Total Cost: about $140
I used gray latex paint leftover from painting our downstairs walls and kitchen cabinets, and diluted it pretty heavily to make a “wash,” since stain wasn’t coating it heavily enough. I did a couple coats of the gray wash, and then followed that up with some antiquing wax and sand paper to the corners and edges.