Trying Annie Sloan Paint

I'm on the band wagon.  I ordered some Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old White and a dark wax.  I decided the first piece I would try would be this little table that has been in my home for years.  It belonged to my dad's mom or aunt.  Can't remember which.  I scraped the old paint off years ago, about three or four shades.  Then I spray painted it and stenciled some ivy on it probably ten years ago.  I didn't really like it but it was just one of those things I never took time to change.  Here it is with the ivy.



Here is the table with only the Old White Chalk paint.


Here it is with lots of the dark wax on it.


I like the new look although I might sand some more of the wax off.  For now, I'll enjoy it a while!

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