I have started a new project for the nursery; painting a £20 old dark brown wardrobe, but as that hasn’t been finished yet, I will show you a small project that I did while waiting for the paint to dry.
Some years ago I bought a couple of the classic type Thonet chairs for little money, the ones you often see in pubs. As I was attacking my old wardrobe with Aubusson Blue paint from Annie Sloan, I thought, hey, that might look good on a chair too! I left the seat unpainted (just gave it a coat of wax), which I think goes quite well with the blue-grey colour. What do you think? Improvement?
The chair before and after the paint layer: