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How To Give a Dresser and Headboard an Antique Finish

Bring some romance back into a dated bedroom with antique finishes on a dresser and headboard.

Follow these steps for distressing furniture to give a bedroom an antique feel:

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  • Price Range

    $50 - $100

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Apply a Distressed Ivory Finish to a Dresser

A distressed ivory finish on this dresser brings back some style and turns a blah bedroom suite into a romantic boudoir.

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  • Price Range

    $500 - $1,000

  • Easy/Moderate


How to Distress an Ivory Headboard

A distressed ivory finish on this headboard helps give this bedroom suite some style.