Do you like the look of Restoration Hardware furnishings as much as I do? I like how they take inspiration from old furniture, buildings, and global styles. What I especially like is the way their weathered finish allows the wood grain to show through but has the faint look that at some point the wood was whitewashed. 12 beautiful DIY Weathered Wood Stain Finishes and techniques including white wash, driftwood, barn board and gray wash. Add the Restoration Hardware salvaged wood look to your home decor and furniture! The wash effect and a two color rubbed wash. The condition of the furniture and the type of wood will dictate which finish you use. Our first palette starts with French Linen, Old White, and Paris Grey. Or you could use Coco, Pure White, Old Ochre, and Country Grey. Color Wash on raw wood. The easiest way to get the look is a wash. in Blackberry House Paint· DIY Projects· Home projects· Making your house a home· The How to’s of painting furniture. How to do a gray and white wash to get the Restoration Hardware look for less! You can play around with this part and use any shade of gray that you like or mix a few like I did. Let me know if y’all have any Apply Classic Gray stain with rag, wait a couple minutes and wipe off excess with paper towels. Step 2-Apply Special Walnut stain with same rag, on top of classic gray stain, just applied, wipe off excess immediately. Step 3-Apply white-wash on top of stained surface, and with a clean paper towel, rub in and wipe off excess so marks aren’t visible. We used a hard maple table to create the look of Restoration Hardware furniture. Follow this video to DIY your own. 1. Sand prexisting finish from table using 60 grit and then 220. 2. .
Dry clean or machine wash on cold and hang to dry. Note that you should do all pieces in the set so that the color is consistent. One thing to keep in mind about cleaning your Restoration Hardware furniture beyond vacuuming and spot cleaning is that doing so will remove the protective finish that we’ve come to love and appreciate. Therefore, I created my own recipe for approximating that Restoration Hardware Weathered Gray stain. You may have seen this beautiful gray stain on my Sports Gear Storage Shelves the other day. Because I love you and I love to share, here is the DIY Restoration Hardware Weathered Gray Stain Recipe . The chairs she purchased were from Restoration Hardware, and the two just weren’t matching as nicely as she’d hoped. The table was stained in a dark color, and looked like this: Not bad, but it needed more of a gray wash on it to complement the chairs better. .