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Rebecca Herrmann
Becky Herrmann - For Love of the Paint
Becky Herrmann - For Love of the Paint


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Tutorial : Vintage Drexel Desk / Vanity with World Map Detail
Do you ever have ideas that pop into your head and then just can't be quieted until you finally give them a try? Meet my Drexel desk. Funny story - this one was the very first piece I ever purchased from my now friend / furniture picker.... about two year...

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Before and After : 9 Drawer Bassett French Provincial Dresser in Louis Blue
This one is definitely one of my favorites!! When I first tried Annie Sloan's Louis Blue Chalk Paint, I had a hard time waxing it without leaving a smudgy appearance, and eventually solved that by mixing some of the paint into the wax to create a tinted wax...

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Before and After : Layered Blue Farmhouse Style Dresser - with Tutorial
I realized I have a TON of Before and Afters ahead of me, so I will keep these next few posts a little more brief! For this layered look shabby chic or modern farmhouse style dresser, I knew that I wanted to try out blending, layering, and distressing sever...

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Before and After : Ornate Vintage Jacobean Style Chest of Drawers
Full disclosure : I realize I am super far behind on sharing my projects! But, here's a Before and After of an absolutely fabulous piece that I can't wait to share with y'all! This set was so beautiful in the original oak, but just check out how the chest...

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It's 2017, Y'all! Adventures Await!
It has been an amazing year. And I'm not one of those people that set New Year's Resolutions, because the truth is that a new year can start any day, any moment. Each breath is the opportunity to begin again. But I will set a new intention - to live more fu...

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Before and After : Rustic Whitewashed Chest of Drawers
I'm a little behind on my website, so you'll see a lot of "Before and Afters" popping up here in the next few days (well, fingers crossed!). This beauty was a stunning vintage oak dresser that had small dings, dents, and character marks in the surface that ...

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Before and After : French Provincial End Table in General Finishes Coral Crush
I have been absolutely obsessed with the idea of painting something in coral! It is super chic and totally on trend, and I love gorgeous, vibrant colors! For this piece I used General Finishes Milk Paint in Coral Crush. The Before and After is such a HUGE...

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Before and After : Vintage Drexel 4 Drawer Lowboy Dresser / Chest in Onyx
I will be the first to admit that I had a hard time getting started with black furniture, because I always seemed to gravitate toward bold, bright colors. I have had several requests and done custom work with black paint over the last year or two and have g...

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Before and After : 5 Drawer Farmhouse Style Pine Dresser in Louis Blue
One of the first chalk paints I tried when I was first starting out was Annie Sloan Louis Blue, and I confess I had a lot of difficulty with it! I would always end up with darkish blotches in my wax application, whether I used a rag or a brush to apply, whe...

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Before and After : Mid Century Modern Style Vintage Chest of Drawers
This gorgeous chest of drawers / dresser is a find that was sent to me by one of my fantastic furniture picker friends, and we fell in love with the shape immediately - especially the geometric legs! We decided to keep the color super simple and straightfor...
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