French Provincial-- "nickel" colored spray paint from Lowe's. The best metallic paint that doesn't come in a spray can is the Ralph Lauren collection at Home Depot. For the trim, Joann store and they had a pretty big selection of metallic paints there.
Carrie Welch I always strive for a smooth finish when working on a piece of furniture, at least on the base paint, before distressing or aging it. In my opinion, brush strokes make. View the slideshow below t.
[CasaGiardino] ♛ Dresser with chalk paint and dark wax for a distresses finish. The dresser has been refinished in Annie Sloan "Napoleonic Blue" chalk paint. I sanded and stained the top and added poly coat for a rich lasting finish.