Back at it – guest bathroom blue & brass

Back at it –  guest bathroom blue & brass

I just got back from a wonderful vacation with my whole family to Cape San Blas in Florida. The vacation rental we stayed in was super awesome! I sure do miss sitting on the hammock on the deck listening to the ocean! Although, I don’t miss Kennedy’s terrible sleep schedule while we were down there.

Anywho, I’m home and back to work. I finally narrowed down my paint choice for the vanity: Sherwin Williams Georgian Bay. I just put the first coat on…and quickly remembered that the first coat is always a little scary when using colorful paint.

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It’s still wet in this picture.  When it dries it’s a calmer blue; not quite as bright.  You can see some of the primer through the blue too because I chose to do thin coats.  I’ve read over and over that that’s the way to go when painting wood.

After reading several bloggers rave about Sherwin Williams ProClassic paint I chose to go that route too with this vanity.  Mandy from Vintage Revivals used it on a chest of drawers and it looks flawless.  I know that using oil-based paint is the preferred method for cabinetry, but with a little baby in the house I just can’t deal with those kinds of fumes.  I’m using the ProClassic Latex paint in a satin finish & will give you my full review after I’m finished.  I hope I have great things to say about it!!!

I’m going to buy the same knobs and pulls I have in my kitchen since I love them so much and they’re the perfect aged brass look I’m going for.

I’m dying inside a little over the fact that I can’t get a new countertop anytime soon. Is this where I insert the #firstworldproblems??? I just have to remind myself to keep moving forward with what I’ve got and make it work!

Alright, time to get back to work.  Wish me luck!



2 responses to “Back at it – guest bathroom blue & brass”

  1. I’m tackling my own guest bathroom remodel with blue vanity and and wanted to know if you’d still recommend the Georgian Bay paint.

    • Hi Rachel! I loved that color. In my current house I used Denim by Sherwin Williams and I think I like it even more. Both are great blues though, in my opinion 🙂

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