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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT | How to Apply Antiquing Wax

I am always in a blue & white mood.  I have to work to step away from that color palette, but sometimes it just needs to be done!  I’ve been feeling a red piece coming on for a while now and this antique Eastlake-style oak dresser seemed like a good candidate. I painted it in Tricycle, which is the red in the MMS Milk Paint line.  It really is the perfect red. While we’re talking about reds…  If you’ve ever mixed Tricycle, you know it seems like it’s never going to come together!  Those red pigments resist the water and just float on top, but they will eventually soak up the water and you’ll get a nice mix. I painted it in… read more