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I came back right after glazing, once it had dried to the touch, and added gold gilding wax. I applied the gilding wax with a small artists brush and a steady hand. Gilding wax on its own is very durable, but I added another coat of clear wax to seal the glazing in. After a second coat of clear wax I added brown and black wax accents, smearing them outward from the dark glaze, to great a more shadowed effect.

I came back right after glazing, once it had dried to the touch, and added gold gilding wax. I applied the gilding wax with a small artists brush and a steady hand. Gilding wax on its own is very durable, but I added another coat of clear wax to seal the glazing in. After a second coat of clear wax I added brown and black wax accents, smearing them outward from the dark glaze, to great a more shadowed effect.

Gilding is synonymous with French elegance. However, this is not about looking flashy - it's subtle, simple, and naturalistic, but still very opulent. This gilded rococo chair sits happily in my house in France. I love how the combination of Aubusson and some brass leaf looks peaking out from behind Duck Egg Blue as you can see from this little detail. Perfect when paired with classic toile de Jouy fabric.

Gilding is synonymous with French elegance. However, this is not about looking flashy - it's subtle, simple, and naturalistic, but still very opulent. This gilded rococo chair sits happily in my house in France. I love how the combination of Aubusson and

Big Style in an L.A. Apartment | Traditional Home

Big Style in an L.A. Apartment | Traditional Home