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32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes

Love upcycling furniture and making things look better than new with cool paint finishing techniques? There are so many awesome ways to create paint textures and colors on old furniture. I had seen many of these and always wondered how to do them at home. Whether you are looking to age and distress wood, get a crackle or chippy finish or learn how to make your own milk and chalk paint, we have the best step by step tutorials for you. Complete with instructions that show you exactly how to get these amazing DIY finishes for your home decor, these do it yourself ideas are super creative and impressive. Check out these cool ideas and start making some creative projects this weekend!

1. Weathered Boat Paint Finish

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2. Chalky Paint Ironed Vinegar

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - Chalky Paint Ironed Vinegar - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques

3. Chippy Layered Paint Finish On Wood Pieces

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - Chippy Layered Paint Finish On Wood Pieces - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques

4. Dry Brushing Paint Technique

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - Dry Brushing Paint Technique - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques

5. Weathered Look Using Latex Paint

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - Weathered Look Using Latex Paint - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques

7. Create a Chipped Paint Finish

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - Create a Chipped Paint Finish - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques

8. Make Your Own Chalk Finish Paint

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - Make Your Own Chalk Finish Paint - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques

9. DIY Chalkboard Paint Recipe

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - DIY Chalkboard Paint Recipe - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques

10. Milk Paint Recipe

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 32 DIY Paint Techniques and Recipes - Milk Paint Recipe - Cool Painting Ideas for Walls and Furniture - Awesome Tutorials for Stencil Projects and Easy Step By Step Tutorials for Painting Beautiful Backgrounds and Patterns. Modern, Vintage, Distressed and Classic Looks for Home, Living Room, Bedroom and More http://diyjoy.com/diy-paint-techniques