here is a before & after of some fab estate-sale chairs in which anna baskin lattimore spied the potential. they arrived like so:
and now are at home freshened up with beautiful new upholstery and sleek coats of benjamin moore’s palace white, #oc.100:
of course this so-shiny-it-still-looks-wet look is only possible with hollandlac brilliant. i’ve recently had some good questions about working with this amazing (but sometimes tricky) fpe paint, and will try to answer those in a post coming soon that will feature the third chair in this set, done up in a gorgeous green.