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Painting with Pastels

There is something so fresh, yet homely about pastel colours in a kitchen. Here are some images I came across online which inspired the make-over of my set of four kitchen chairs.

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http://www.homeanddecor.net/pastel-kitchens

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http://nordicbliss.wordpress.com/2011/08/04/swedish-blogger-home-underbara-clara/

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http://spiffingsporadics.blogspot.co.uk/2011/02/colour-me-50s.html

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alliedberlinvm.jimdo.com

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http://vintageamethyst.blogspot.co.uk/2011/08/pretty-pastel-kitchen.htm

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http://a-cottage-in-the-woods.blogspot.co.uk/2009_09_01_archive.html

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http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/flickr-finds-katisworlds-kitch-64350

My Kitchen Chairs before

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I lightly sanded them

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Then a primer coat before each chair was given its individual shade of tastiness (pastel colours always make me want ice-cream!). Four coats of paint for each chair, and then they were off to the fair, and sold that day.

After Photos

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  1. beautiful

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