It's no easy feat to strip paint from antique woodwork. The task involves great care, but the stunning result very often makes the effort worthwhile.
Celebrated DIY style maker, home blogger, milk paint purveyor, author, and photographer Marian Parsons-aka Miss Mustard Seed-gives advice on how to distress furniture for an authentic antique look.
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