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Dresser Makeover

Maison Blanche Sugar Cane


A brown dresser make-over, not just paint but a new top too!

before and after dresser sugar cane


La Craie Sugar Cane

I used Rustoleum Kona stain on the top.  I picked out a table top at Lowe’s and had them cut it for me.

rustoleum stain

Kona Rustoleum Stain

It reminds me of a dark chocolate.

La Craie Sugar Cane

I distressed and waxed.

I also painted the hardware, I love that you can do that with Maison Blanche Vintage Paint.  Just paint and wax 🙂

Maison Blanche Sugar Cane

Sugar Cane is a pretty color. Not white, not blue, not green, just right!

Maison blanche dresser makeover

What do you think of Sugar Cane?

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  1. LOve the the sugarcane!! So when you say you picked out a tabletop at lowes what exactly does that mean? They sell ready made table tops?

  2. beautiful!!!! i love the hardware painted- so pretty!

  3. I painted with Sugarcane today. It’s a beautiful color. Just barely there. A wisp of a color.

    I love the contrast with the dark top on your dresser.

  4. I think the cane is sweet, that’s what I think!


  5. Hi Debbie,

    Great job. I have a dresser similar to this to do. Sugar Cane came out great! I love the stain too. I did some custom pieces in MBPC Sugar Cane for a nursery. I loved the color too. I’ll be doing another dresser today in Sugar Cane with some MBPC Glacage.

    Thanks for the info about the tops. That is very helpful.

    I am sharing your post on my Klems Kollectables page on fb.



  6. Love the dresser! What is the paint…I’ve never heard of it….guess I’ve been under a rock!? Where do you get it???

  7. WOW! Great transformation, Debbie! It still amazes me what some great paint can do (and an amazingly talented person with a paint brush ;D).

  8. Love it! The two tone look is awesome, Debbie ~ thanks for sharing!
    xo Heidi

  9. Gorgeous, Debbie! I would never have thought to have a new top cut for it! Once again … you created a masterpiece! Love it!

  10. Debbie,
    It came out Beautiful. I wish some of these pieces are at two Woman and a Wharehouse when I come to the Bull St. location.
    Just Brilliant…Lisa

  11. Love the colors combined the greenyblue and the dark brown! Great work Debbie! I have a wood kitchen set that is a mid toned brown color stain – do you think this La Craie paint would work on chairs – that get used often?

  12. Wow! What an awesome transformation! It doesn’t even look like the same dresser! Love this! Thanks for sharing this beauty!! =D

  13. You did a wonderful job of this dresser! The new top is stunning and the color you picked…delicious!

  14. This is my favourite colour combo – natural wood with white paint. So gorgeous!!

  15. Looks just great! The new top in the contrasting color is wonderful!

  16. I think it looks gorgeous!! So pretty Debbie. A HUGE improvement for sure 😉

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