Ditch the messy, smelly, unpredictable nature of traditional stain! You can have the look of stain in ANY COLOR you want, in a fraction of the time with our favorite “faux stain” technique. It’s perfect for anything that has the appearance of wood grain, even if it’s not real wood (you can’t do that with traditional stain!)—everything from furniture to kitchen cabinets to home decor. Here’s a little inspiration for you:
Now that you’re duly inspired, check out the how-tos of some cool painted fabric projects:
5 Minute DIY Shelf + How to Faux Stain
If you’ve got a blank wall and five minutes, we’ve got a budget-friendly DIY shelf solution.
How to Make a Rustic Industrial Table + Faux Stain with Chalk/MIneral Paint
Hairpin legs + giant wood spool + faux stain make an awesome table with a cool vibe