Written by Los Angeles Interior Designer Brooke Giannetti, Velvet and Linen is a blog about Brooke's life with her Architect husband (also known as Steve), her three children and her ever evolving design style.
Creating a distressed paint finish offers the chance to make any project or piece of furniture look far older than it really is. The secret is a crackle medium used between layers of paint. As the medium dries, it cracks the layer of paint drying atop it. Acrylic, latex or spray paint work well.