AUTOPLAY
How To Paint Furniture white
19 steps
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What you’ll need
Dixie Belle Boss
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Dixie Belle Top Coat (satin)
Dixie Belle big mumma butta
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Dixie Belle Sanding Sponge
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Dixie Belle Cotton
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Dixie Belle Brush(flat)
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Dixie Belle White Lightning
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Dixie Belle Gator Hide
Start with unscrewing the hardware. I store them in a ziplock until I am ready to put them back.
1. Start with unscrewing the hardware. I store them in a ziplock until I am ready to put them back.
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Then lightly sand the piece with Dixie Belle sanding sponge- 220 grit.
2. Then lightly sand the piece with Dixie Belle sanding sponge- 220 grit.
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Moving in the direction of the wood grain.
3. Moving in the direction of the wood grain.
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Then clean the piece with white lightning. Mix it with water, spray and wipe.
4. Then clean the piece with white lightning. Mix it with water, spray and wipe.
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I pulled the drawers out and gave it a nice cleaning from inside too
5. I pulled the drawers out and gave it a nice cleaning from inside too
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If you have any dents or missing veneer then use Dixie mud to fill those. Let it dry and sand.
6. If you have any dents or missing veneer then use Dixie mud to fill those. Let it dry and sand.
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Once prepped, I started painting it in BOSS, which is a white primer, to prevent any bleeds.
7. Once prepped, I started painting it in BOSS, which is a white primer, to prevent any bleeds.
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It’s a water based primer, so I used Dixie Belle flat brush to apply it.
8. It’s a water based primer, so I used Dixie Belle flat brush to apply it.
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I then painted the piece in three coats of cotton, using water to reduce brush marks.
9. I then painted the piece in three coats of cotton, using water to reduce brush marks.
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Once the paint dried, I then lightly sanded the piece with a 220 grit to get a smooth finish.
10. Once the paint dried, I then lightly sanded the piece with a 220 grit to get a smooth finish.
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I used the tack cloth to wipe off the sanded residue. It is sticky so the residue sticks to it.
11. I used the tack cloth to wipe off the sanded residue. It is sticky so the residue sticks to it.
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And leaves the furniture clean and ready to be sealed.
12. And leaves the furniture clean and ready to be sealed.
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Then I sealed the piece with Dixie Belle satin top coat.
13. Then I sealed the piece with Dixie Belle satin top coat.
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I then sealed the drawers with Big Mumma’s Butta. It’s a scented wax to rejuvenate, deodorize
14. I then sealed the drawers with Big Mumma’s Butta. It’s a scented wax to rejuvenate, deodorize
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replenish old wood.
15. replenish old wood.
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And here are these Nightstands painted in Dixie Belle Cotton, a pure white.
16. And here are these Nightstands painted in Dixie Belle Cotton, a pure white.
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I added transfers on the sides of the drawers for a sweet surprise.And sealed in big mumma butta
17. I added transfers on the sides of the drawers for a sweet surprise.And sealed in big mumma butta
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You can purchase Dixie Belle Paints and Prima Transfers here https://dixiebellepaint.com?aff=267
18. You can purchase Dixie Belle Paints and Prima Transfers here https://dixiebellepaint.com?aff=267
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Let me know if you liked the video. Thanks for watching. Links are above to follow me. XOXO Jo
19. Let me know if you liked the video. Thanks for watching. Links are above to follow me. XOXO Jo
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