A large black leather chaise brings a pleasing texture to this living room design. A cabinet with a distressed finish acts as an entertainment center to support the television between the chaise and light brown leather chair. A diamond pattern area rug pads the hardwood floor and matches the light cream shade of the wall paint.
Light wall paint and dark hardwood create a neutral background to highlight the beautiful distressed finish of this dining room buffet. A detailed frame surrounding the mirror mounted above adds a nice decorative element.
A big bonus to distressing is that it’s very forgiving. It smooths out brush strokes and hides painting that might be less than perfect or even sloppy! It’s also a livable finish. Any wear and tear that happens will just blend in with the distressed finish.
A distressed finish over this country china cabinet stands out agains the polished hardwood floor and bright white wall paint. The blue color of the trim peaks through the distress mark to frame the piece.
White shiplap walls bring a beautiful, simple texture to the stylish set up of this hall space. A natural wood bench features a distressed finish with patterned throw pillows. Black and white framed art compliments the simplicity of the design approach while adding artistic intrigue.
This gorgeous gate is a perfect aesthetic fit to the surrounding cottage garden as well as a functional entrance for the outdoor space. The distressed finish works with the whimsical look. The green shade allows it to be a focal point while still blending with the general color scheme of the natural hues around it.
A distressed finish over the mirror gives this design a beautifully vintage flair. The bakery's name is mounted over the mirror to blend it with the soothing feel of the room. Brass trim gives a luminous highlight to the shelving edges over the sleek black cabinets below.
A blue wardrobe draws the eye to the back wall in this sunny bedroom. The distressed finish is a nice contrast to the more polished finishes in the room. A southwestern runner brings additional color to the room against the hardwood floor, white walls and light bed linens. Navy roman shades add a contrast to the white walls and decorate the windows.
A sun mirror is the center of the wall display over this long dining room buffet. The buffet features a distressed finish with rows of drawers for storage. Mounted plates decorate the remaining space over the furniture piece while the buffet top display includes table lamps, shaped shrubs and thick candle holders.
This sliding barn door is the perfect addition for a rustic design. The distressed look gives it a very natural feel while the sliding mechanism makes it easy and functional. Yellow walls brighten the space and a marble floor adds a polished finish.