A New Fave {Antibes Green}

Happy Monday, friends!  It’s stormy and rainy here in Atlanta, so I’ve got something to brighten your day.  I’ve been itching to try Annie Sloan’s Antibes green for weeks.  I finally realized I had the perfect small piece right under my nose, just waiting to become a pop of glorious color.

Don’t you love it when that happens?

I scored this little chair for $4 when I bought the matching dresser for $25.  The dresser became the French Linen Lovely, but this little girl was languishing in my garage along all the other DIYs-in-waiting.

I gave her a little sanding, two coats of Antibes and a clear wax and buff.

She’s soooo much happier now. 🙂

The color is so vibrant and fun!  I think it’s my new favorite color. 🙂

She’ll be in the booth before too long, but on these rainy days I sure am enjoying her brightening up the family room.

I did some baking and treat making over the weekend, too, so I’ll be sharing those goodies this week, along with my scores from Scott’s.  I was VERY good, by the way — booth purchases only plus a gift for my sister-in-law’s birthday.

See you soon!

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  1. Great color…I am beginning to think that green might just be my new favorite color!
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  2. OOH! That is a fun color! Perfect for St. Patty’s Day too! Love it! Thanks for sharing!

  3. Cute chair! We can no longer get ASCP here–the distributor quit. I am making my own chalk paint.
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  4. what a fun chair!!!! i love that green, too- so fun!
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  5. So cute. Love that color. Yes, someone make this rain go away, already!
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  6. I LOVE IT!!! What a fantastic makeover; the green suits that chair perfectly!!
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  7. Ohhhhh cute chair!!! Your garage sounds like a fascinating place;) hope you had a great Monday!!
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  8. oh she is so gorgeous in green! I LOVE IT!!!! i am into pops of color and this one is awesome!!! : ) talk to you soon…sending hugs : )
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  9. I ADORE your green chair! I am drooling! And for $4! What a deal! I love what paint can do! And speaking of paint now I want to go and get some green paint! 🙂 Thanks for the inspiration!

  10. I haven’t tried this color, but now I will 🙂 Love it.
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  11. LOVE the green! Thanks for linking up to Monday Funday!

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