There are a few ways you can distress your painted furniture. Sanding Most of the time, you will want to use either a hand sander or an electric sander to distress your furniture. But there are a few things to know about this. When distressing, the type
google search says that at this same time period in the 1900s (1910s) every body was 'up dating' bowls, baskets etc by painting them. 2010s we are painting all the furniture!!! to freshen or up date them!