American Home Collection – Lace Doily!
Lace Doily, is a beautiful shade of cream, its been called aged lace or buttermilk and some say it’s a pale buttery yellow. However you describe Lace Doily, it works well on its own and it plays well with other colors too!
Cheryl Roy, owner of Deep Creek Vintage, Fredericksburg, VA, and shares her beautifully painted buffet with us. Cheryl used all APC products to create her masterpiece, including Lace Doily, Brown Glaze and Copper Mica accents and Top Coat. We love the copper Mica accents; it gives her piece a little unexpected bling!
Janine Rego, owner of, Thank You Dear Heart, El Cajon, CA, created an adorable vintage table using, Lace Doily, she added a postage stamp stencil to the tabletop, and painted it in Smoke Signal to create aged interest in the details!
Another table was painted by, Karen Barchi, owner of Bay Avenue Antiques, Barnegat, NJ, she said she “wanted to show you how lovely the Copper Mica / Brown Glaze / Top Coat treatment over Lace Doily turned out.” We agree her work is beautiful and we love Lace Doily and Copper Mica together!
Patty Henning, owner of Fabulous Finishes, LLC, Shelby Township, MI, shares a student’s work with us featuring Lace Doily. Patty said a customer from one of her “Paint a Piece” workshops, painted this beautiful chest of drawers for her “soon-to-be-new-mom- daughter” using Home Plate as her base and Lace Doily over top, finishing with Top Coat for durability. This is sure to be a treasured heirloom that will be loved by all!
Deborah Dickman, owner of The Magpies Cottage, Richland, WA, shares a lovely coffee table and end table painted in Lace Doily and finished with a custom finish. Deborah says, “This color is so yummy with the white porcelain knobs. I am definitely hooked!”
Yevon Bolles, co-owner of The Mix Mercantile, Sulphur, OK, used Lace Doily on her book/display case and finished her piece with both Clear and Dark Wax. We love her work and her painted book/display case is worthy of any office or home!
Irene Sandberg, owner of Piccadilly Bob’s Good Time Boutique, Port Townsend, WA, choose to use Lace Doily for her sweet little table. She painted the table with Lace Doily and used Crushed Tea for her stenciled details, isn’t it lovely!
Ginger Myers, owner of Serious Fun Art Studio, Temple Terrace, FL, shares two projects using Lace Doily. The first photo shows a demonstration cupboard door, painted with Lace Doily, Top Coat, Brown Glaze, and Black Glaze. This helps customers visualize Lace Doily with added glaze and Top Coat finishes. Ginger also shares a photo of an adorable tissue box painted in Lace Doily, she used Clear Wax to seal her paint and Dark Wax to enhance recessed areas of her tissue box. We love its funky style!
We hope you’re inspired by our American Paint Company retailers and you’ll try Lace Doily for yourself. If you’re in the area stop by and say hi and you can see more painted pieces from our featured retailers on their Facebook pages!
All photos courtesy of American Paint Company retailers.