I was so excited to use the new one-step metallic paint on this French chest!

There’s five stunning colors to choose from and I finally decided on Steel Magnolia.

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How to Use New Metallic Paint

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First, I cleaned the piece with White Lightning. This is such an important step.

To learn more about cleaning with White Lightning, read this!

Next, I used BOSS in Clear to block odors, stains, and stop bleed thru. I think this was key for the metallic paint.

How to Use New Metallic Paint

Then, I used 3 coats of Steel Magnolia. I can’t believe how great the coverage was and how evenly it dried.

I painted the details of the piece with Black Gilding Wax.

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How to Use New Metallic Paint

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Dixie Belle Paint Company provides a line of chalk mineral paint that is high quality, easy to use, and most importantly priced so every DIYer can create and discover the joy of painting.

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