See what this dark kitchen looks like after a $250 makeover!

Avery Michaels from the blog “Holland Avenue Home” recently shared her budget kitchen makeover project that cost her less than $250 to do — and the results are breathtaking!  With Annie Sloan Chalk Paint of course!!!  Click on her link to see it all!

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Save Money With Our Starter Kits!

We are now offering starter kits in two sizes.  

Don’t miss this great opportunity to try out

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, Waxes,

Richeson Brushes and $ave!

LARGE KIT (your choice of paint and wax colors):
 (1) AS Paint Qt

 (1) AS Wax 500

 (1) AS Wax 120

 (1) Richeson 2” Fresco Paint Brush

 (1) Richeson 1-5/8” Wax Brush

 Burlap Carry Bag (Free)

Retail value of $134.89. Yours for $121.40

 

SMALL KIT (your choice of paint and wax colors):
 (2) AS Paint 4oz

 (2) AS Wax 120

 (1) Richeson 1-1/2” Fresco Paint Brush

 (1) Richeson 1-1/8” Domed Sash Brush

 Burlap Carry Bag (Free)

Retail value of $85.84. Yours for $77.26

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Whitewash Your Brick or Stone Fireplace With CHALK PAINT®

If you have thought about brightening up your brick or stone fireplace, Annie Sloan Chalk Paint is your answer!  All you do is water down your paint (20 to 30%), and brush away.  Number of coats will depend on the coverage you are looking for.  No topcoat necessary!   Easy-Peasy!  

 

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Free Book With Purchase! Annie Sloan’s Room Recipes for Style and Colour

With a one time $150 purchase of Annie Sloan Products, we are giving away this awesome book!  Annie Sloan’s Room Recipes for Style and Colour.  This book retails for $35.  Take advantage of this offer while supply lasts (one per customer). 

With 300 inspirational photographs, this 192-page hardback book examines 9 key interior design styles, ranging from Traditional Swedish to Warehouse. Every page is filled with practical tips and inspiration to help you develop your own style and bring it into your home.

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Annie Sloan’s Gilding Waxes Are Here!

Add a metallic touch to your painted furniture with Annie Sloan’s Gilding Wax. Apply to ornate carvings and moldings to enhance texture and detailing, or use with your favorite Annie Sloan Stencil to create gilded shapes, lines and designs. Can be applied with a lint-free cloth, a brush or your fingers!

Comes in 15ml tubes. Colors: Warm Gold, Bright Gold, Bright Silver, Dark Silver and Copper. Easily mix colors to create your own shade.  $11.00.

Get the Look!

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Paint Your Outdoor Furniture With Chalk Paint By Annie Sloan!

Spring is in the air!  Take a look outside and see what you can freshen up with our Chalk Paint By Annie Sloan!  No topcoat needed!!!  You will be amazed at the durability!

If you are lucky enough to have a paint sprayer, our paint can be diluted to be used in one!  Otherwise, get out your trusty brushes!  Tons of ideas on Pinterest!

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Inspiration!

 

As the major contributor this website, I look to inspire you with all the possibilities Annie’s paint has to offer.  These pieces caught my eye, especially the rich color of  Napoleonic Blue and Emperor’s silk!  Not everyone has the opportunity to use these custom colors in their homes but you have to admit they are gorgeous!

From:  Shabby Roots Boutique

  1. This small French provincial tall dresser is so whimsical. Hand painted in a custom soft baby pink- sealed with multiple coats of a dark antiquing wax glaze for a beautiful shabby chic / old world finish. Distressed here and there. Beautiful brass hardware that has been highlighted with just a touch of gold gilding wax.
  2.  For this pretty jewel tone they used Emperor’s Silk & Napoleonic Blue Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan. Then they added a touch of Florence and Pure White to brighten to just the right tone.

 

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Italian Hand Blown Glass Vessels

We have a limited quantity of vintage and antique Italian hand blown glass vessels originally used to store wine and oil. Hand made, each vessel is unique in color, size and style depending on the period of manufacture and, of course, the individual glass blower. Pictured left to right in the first image is an early “round”, 125-150  years old, a cylindrical “verde” with giraffe neck at 100 years or older, and a “smoke” cylindrical (darker to preserve wine) with an identifying mark of the family who originally owned it, and is  over 100 years old.

The second image shows vintage vessels manufactured between 1920 and 1960. These are more uniform in shape as they were hand blown into molds.

Collected over several decades by an Italian family, they were eventually brought to the US  to sell. Unfortunately, the family had to return home early and left many here in storage. Over time, their contact here in the US sold most of them. We were fortunate enough to obtain a number of the remaining ones stored here in Atlanta.

These vessels are typically between 22” to 28” tall, are very attractive and will add style and elegance to both residential and commercial settings.

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Valentine Colors 10% Off!

We are celebrating Valentines Day in a Big Way at Chalk It Up Norcross!  Choose from our six reds and pinks and get 10% off a quart!  Sale begins Monday, February 6th thru Tuesday, February 14th.  In store purchases only.

Have you tried these colors with Annie’s White Wax?  The results are stunning!!

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Unicorn Spit – All Colors In Stock!

You’ve heard about it and we have it!  Come in to see our full display of the most colorful product on the market!  Our unique display showcases the possibilities of this new, fun medium.  We are the only local retailer within 100 miles that stocks this product.

Unicorn SPiT’s Gel Stain and Glaze in One™ is the only product on the market today that does the duty of staining deep into the bare wood grain, glazing over existing finishes, brightening and highlighting chalk paint, and at the same time giving you a three dimensional effect.

Not only does Unicorn SPiT Gel Stain turn ordinary furniture into a PIECE of art, it can also be used on FABRIC, CANVAS,

 METAL, GLASS, CONCRETE, POTTERY and MORE to do the same.

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