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Create and Name Your Very Own Milk Paint Color

To celebrate the launch of our new colors this fall, we're offering you the chance to WIN a sample kit of all our new colors, including your very own paint color, created and named by you! This contest will run until October 13th.

Distressed Secretary Finished with General Finishes Basil Green Milk Paint by 551 East Furniture Design

Distressed secretary refinished by Julia of 551 East Furniture Design. To get this look, Julia used General Finishes Milk Paint in Basil and then glazed General Finishes Snow White. 

Dresser Finished with General Finishes Somerset Gold Milk Paint and Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects by Oliver and Rust

Dresser refinished by Oliver and Rust in General Finishes Somerset Gold, layered with Van Dyke Brown Glaze Effects.

Buffet Refinished in Milk Paint and HP Poly from Stylish Patina

Buffet updated to a modern sleek look by Kelly at Stylish Patina with General Finishes Milk Paint in Coastal Blue and a High Performance Poly Urethane Top Coat. Nice job, Kelly.

Cabinet Dressed in Persian Blue Milk Paint & White Glaze

Great job by Lonny Dannar of Dannar Country Furniture in Grangeville, Idaho, on this cabinet finished using one of our newest Milk Paint colors, Persian Blue, with a Winter White glaze. Nice work, Lonny!

Vintage Dining Set in General Finishes Red Pepper & Antique White Milk Paint

Dropleaf maple table with two chairs refinished in red pepper and antique white Milk Paint After lightly sanding all the pieces, Cassie from primativeandproper.blogspot, "went to work with one of my favorite paints, General Finishes from Rockler.

Distressed Demilune in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint

Demilune in General Finishes Lamp Black and Antique White milk paint, finished by Cassie at primitiveandproper.

Oak Bathroom Bench in Java Gel Stain

Newly built bathroom bench by Thomas James, finisehd in Java Gel Stain.

Midcentury Side Board Finished in General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint

Midcentury side board finished in Lamp Black Milk Paint by Cassie at Primative and Proper.

Distressed Dresser Finished in Linen Milk Paint

Dresser distressed with General Finisehs Linen Milk Paint, by The Fickle Fish.

Distressed Dresser Finished in General Finishes Linen Milk Paint

Dresser distressed with General Finishes Linen Milk Paint, by The Fickle Fish.

Clawfoot Table Transformed with General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint

Clawfoot pedestal table with one coat of Paris Gray chalk paint and General Finishes Persian Blue Milk Paint, then distressed with an orbital sander, by Cassie at Primative and Proper.

Organic Wood Table Finished with General Finishes Arm-R-Seal Urethane Topcoat

This organic, original wood table was finished with General Finishes Arm-R-Seal Urethane Topcoat by Dave Lanpher. 

Nautical Tables Refinished in General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint

This nautical-inspired tables makeover in General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint is by Jessica of Dear Emmeline.

Dresser Refinished with General Finishes Java Gel Stain

This dresser was brought back to life using General Finishes Java Gel Stain by V

Butcher Block with General Finishes Salad Bowl Finish

Butcher block by Ulitmate DIY Guy, made with walnut, cherry and oak wood, then finished with General Finishes Salad Bowl Finish.

Distressed Dresser Refinished in General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint

Neon green dresser refinished in General Finishes Coastal Blue Milk Paint, then lightly distressed - by Sarah of The Thriftress.

Vintage Winter Sleigh Restored with General Finishes Milk Paint and Exterior 450

Vintage sleigh restored by Thomas Parker of Parker Custom Woodworking using General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint and Exterior 450 in semi-gloss.

Upcycled Entertainment Center from Woodcraft

On their blog, Woodcraft shows step-by-step instructions on a "Do-It-Yourself Upcycling Project" of an entertainment center using General Finishes Java Gel and other General Finishes products.&nbsp

Kitchen Gets a Makeover with General Finishes Milk Paint and Glaze Effects

Chantel Lynn Barber of Chantel's Originals used General Finishes Milk Paint in Snow White and Glaze Effects in Van Dyke Brown to completely transform her kitchen cabinets and brighten up her kitchen.