How to Paint Velvet Chairs with Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan
We do a lot of custom paint jobs at Maison Decor. One of the current projects in house is a pair of Victorian chairs with velvet upholstery. Velvet wears like iron, its pretty hard to wear it out and often you will find pieces in great condition, but you just don't like the color. These chairs belonged to a young couple who inherited them from a grandparent and they plan to use them in their dining room at the ends of the table. However they wanted a color that went with their decor, and…
Woman with a Fan, 1871, James Dawson Watson.
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Mexican Costume Guerrero
This huipil and enredo (wrap) skirt are worn by the Nahua women from Acatlan, Guerrero Mexico. The doll is wearing a miniature version of the same traje. This was part of an exhibition at the Museo de Arte Popular in Mexico City, Mexico
Gorgeous 1950's hand painted Mexican skirt with Mariachi and dancers fiesta vintage Mexicana rockabilly swing party skirt - Size Medium
The ultimate vintage 1950's Mexican fiesta circle skirt! Gorgeous metallic hand painted fiesta scene on this voluptuous full circle skirt. Mariachi's play for the dancing couples at this "La China Poblana" parade. Gold, orange, copper, green, silver, blue and purple add extra pizazz to this party! Black cotton skirt ties at waist allowing for size adjustments. Skirt ties around the waist to the back and then again to the front. Shown with a crinoline and a festive black sequined top (not…