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The Tutorialist – Is Chalk Paint® for chalkboards??

We are back with a new tutorial! This one is especially relevant right now because as we introduce the Annie Sloan brand to NYC, we get this daily inquiry, “So is Chalk Paint® for chalkboards?” It makes total sense…it CAN be confusing if you are unfamiliar with it. Even more so when you find out it […]

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NYC #OFFCAMPUS

We are so excited (& totally honored) to have been personally invited to participate in the Makers’ Festival TONIGHT in NYC! It’s part of a week-long event – hosted by General Assembly & CourseHorse – allowing locals to learn new skills and meet new people. PLUS there will be free Beer, Wine, & Food…so… We […]

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Dark Wax Glaze

I’ve been wanting to show how to use Dark Wax as a “glaze” for awhile and recently we had the perfect project to demonstrate it. Here are some quick snapshots (before, during, after) of a chair leg and below is the video tutorial I created to show how easy it is! Let me know if […]

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The Tutorialist: Dyeing Fabric

Visit one of our shops so we can show you our fabric swatches because seeing is believing. 🙂 Enhance Your Furniture & Your Fabrics One of my main projects here in the East Village is putting together a book of fabric swatches that highlight how well Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan takes to varying fabrics. […]

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The Trend Report: Taking a dip in Summer hues

The Chalk Paint® palette is so full of gorgeous colors it can be challenging to choose what to use for your next project. Annie Sloan’s signature hues are great for mixing and the Summer is perfect for trying out a new color! Over the next few weeks, I want to focus on the looks that have […]

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122 E. 7th St New York, NY

We are OPEN in the East Village! Wow. I am certain as I head over on the train tomorrow morning I will cry into my coffee in disbelief. I hope to meet some new neighbors and friends in the city – just as we have in Montclair. The NJ shop has become a gathering place […]

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TWO DAYS LEFT! EEEEEEEEEE!

We are opening the door to our NYC shop on Tuesday, you guys! That’s like two days from now. I am over the moon excited with constant butterflies and quite honestly kinda nauseous at the thought of it all. 🙂 This all began as a love of mine…creating and painting and transforming vintage into something […]

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Hours & Locations

Our NEW shop in the East Village is opening soon and we want to make sure everyone has our hours and locations (in case of Chalk Paint® emergencies – ha! but really…) so here you go: —– MONTCLAIR: 182 Glenridge Ave (between N Willow and Forest St) 973-233-1085 Tues-Fri: 11am-2pm and Sat: 10am-5pm We WILL […]

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BIG news! And painting our hearts out.

If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram, you’ve heard the news: We are opening a 2nd location! Visit us this Spring ’15 in the East Village, Manhattan. *pinch me!* Mr. {verdigreen} has officially become a trained Stockist and {verdigreen}nyc will be his haven, like our Montclair location is for me. **See below for a […]

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At Work? At Play!

So my last post was a pretty picture…and the image is stunning and the shop looks amazing and I am like a pretty bird, fluffed for show. 😉 HOWEVER the “real life” me is more like this: When the awesome local photographer came (CHELO KEYS), the rain had ruined my hair and she commented not […]

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