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Easy Hand-Painted Wicker Poufs

Easy Hand-Painted Wicker Poufs

After posting about dip-dying wicker poufs last year, Remodelista editor Alexa was ready for something just a little different. On a recent trip to France, she  admired this stack of painted wicker poufs in the Parisian flat of Clarisse Demory. She noticed these hand-painted wicker poufs have a similar effect to dip-dye from afar, but up close they are a little less clean lined.

Recreating a similar imperfect look is easy. Here is some inspiration:

Photography by Natalie Weiss for Remodelista.

Above: Clarisse stacks two dense wicker poufs in the corner of her living room to accommodate extra guests. Photograph by Natalie Weiss for Remodelista.

Above: Clarisse painted each piece with white paint and a paint brush (no dip dye required). The result is a wicker pouf that lends an offhand chic vibe to a space.

If you’re looking for healthier paint options that are either low or no VOC, see Remodelista‘s post: 10 Easy Pieces: Eco-Friendly Paints.

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Remodelista is a one-stop sourcebook for the considered home, guiding readers through the design and renovation process. Founded by four friends with a shared design DNA and appreciation for intelligent design, Remodelista counts architects, design professionals, and style-conscious consumers among its daily audience. The Remodelista aesthetic favors classic and livable over trendy and transient, well-edited interiors over cluttered environments, and thoughtfully designed products over mass-market, disposable goods.

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12:30PM PDT on Jul 26, 2014

Thank you

4:16AM PDT on Aug 1, 2013

Thank you Remodista, for Sharing this!

8:14PM PDT on Jul 20, 2013

Nice!! :)

7:00PM PDT on Jul 16, 2013

Cool!

10:56AM PDT on Jul 16, 2013

They're very cute but I can't imagine our butts being comfy on them--much less a meatier butt. Thanks

6:46PM PDT on Jul 15, 2013

thanks

5:05AM PDT on Jul 15, 2013

Thanks

4:09PM PDT on Jul 14, 2013

Thanks

9:42AM PDT on Jul 14, 2013

i love the look of these...not seen any in this area though...thanks for sharing

5:20PM PDT on Jul 13, 2013

thank you for the article :)

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