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Time-Worn, On-Trend Dresser

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™

Time-Worn, On-Trend Dresser
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Time-Worn, On-Trend Dresser

Time-Worn, On-Trend Dresser

designed by DecoArt Design Team

Dry-brushing one color over another on furniture pieces creates a time-worn, shabby/chic look for any room.

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Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Everlasting (ADC01)
  • Timeless (ADC04)

Americana Decor® Crème Waxes

  • Golden Brown (ADM02)

Other supplies

  • water container
  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • lint-free cloth
  • 2" chip brush
  • dresser
  • cloth
  • fine-grit sandpaper


  1. Clean dresser with a dry cloth
  2. Paint dresser using 2" chip brush with one coat of Timeless. Allow to dry.
  3. Paint dresser using 2" chip brush with one coat of Everlasting. Dry-brush over large areas. Allow to dry to touch.
  4. Distress with fine grit sandpaper along edges.
  5. Use lint-free, soft cloth to apply Golden Brown Crème Wax. Wipe away excess wax to achieve desired final effect. Buff to a satin or gloss finish if desired.


When dry brushing, be sure to remove excess paint from brush.