Painted furniture can fit a variety of decor styles and colors. Check out some pictures for inspiration:
These lovely hand painted details are perfect for a baby's nursery or a young person's room. With different colors and designs, they can work for older folks as well.
This turquoise and red chair is incredibly bold, and the color is fantastic. I love the contrast of the two shades.
White paint adds charm to a cabinet like this one.
For a more modern, funkier look, try a white design on top of a bright background shade. This dresser has kind of an Urban Outfitters feel to it.
If you're going for a cottage style decor, try this unfinished paint style, which is rustic and charming.
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