That is if you are using Annie Sloan’s Duck Egg Blue. I have to tell you this is such a beautiful color. It has some blues and some greens and it truly encompasses the color of a duck’s egg. I also love how restful it is.
Here is a chair I painted to go with my desk:
|After: Duck Egg Blue and Old White|
Here is what the chair looked like before:
The chair was falling apart (see at the bottom) the wood had to be re-glued. It had also been stored in our crawlspace for several years so was filthy and slightly furry. Got the bleach out and really washed it down. Then glued the chair legs back together with wood glue.
|Close up of the back of the chair|
I also added a coral stencil in the same blue to go with our seaside home. Finishing with clear wax: