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COLORS I LOVE: ANNIE SLOAN'S NAPOLEONIC BLUE ON A MID CENTURY COFFEE TABLE

Anytime I can get a deal on a mid century piece, I jump on the chance. Deals often come with some issues, but other than some wobbly legs and a laminate top, this coffee table was ready for a facelift. I opted to use one of my favorite blues, Annie Sloan’s Napoleonic Blue. It’s as close to a primary blue as I can get, only a bit deeper. Mid Century does best with a clean, simple finish and I kept it that way, only adding a touch of detail to the tapered feet with a light gray paint. I love the low, long silhouette of this piece, and how the brighter pop of blue balances with the deeper shade of my futon. Now all I have to do is hunt down more mid century projects to geek out on so I can be willing to part ways with this beauty!

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