• Top techniques – Two Colour Distressing

    Whether you go for bold contrasting colours or more subtle tones, our handy pointers will soon have you achieving impressive results. 

  • Top ten ways to use Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™

    Whether indoors or out, on a whole array of surfaces this fantastic paint is perfect for the job.
  • Chalk Paint workshop gets the thumbs up!

    At Little Gems Interiors we love helping people discover how easy it is to make impressive transformations with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint.   Recentl...
  • Tips for casting with Redesign with Prima moulds

    Redesign Prima silicon moulds can be used in so many different ways to add personality to your home.   

  • How to stencil - Steps to stencilling success

    Using Annie Sloan Stencils. Here is our quick guide for those who are just starting out and wish to learn how to stencil.

  • Top techniques | The Simple Vintage Look

    The simple vintage look is a great technique to try if you are just starting out.  

  • Can you fix it? Yes, you can!

    Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™ is really simple to use and terrific transformations can be achieved quickly without the need for too much kit.   But as ...
  • Top techniques | The Rustic Chippy Look

    The rustic chippy look is all about texture, forcing the paint to create an uneven surface which in turn adds interest and character.
  • Let the painting begin!

    It’s time to crack open the paint and begin the fun part! Read on to find out more.
  • Top techniques | Smooth modern finish

    It is completely possible to achieve a smooth modern finish with chalk paint.
  • Before you open the paint pot!

    It’s only fair to warn you before you begin reading this blog, that once you try upcycling furniture using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™ you will soon get the bug. 

  • Outdoor transformations with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™

    Many of us have a new-found interest in personalising our gardens and outdoor space. Learn how to use chalk paint outside.