After all of the inspiration on Pinterest I came up with this for my baby girl's nursery. The color scheme is pink, yellow/gold and teal. The walls are painted a light gray. There is a lot of striped and chevron or zig zag pattern through out. Bench cushion is custom made.
If the surface is already painted or varnished, remove dirt or wax buildup with a household cleaner and rinse. Sand rough areas and wipe away dust with a tack cloth. Apply two coats of stain-blocking primer and allow it to dry between coats. Roll or brush on two coats of latex paint in the direction of the wood grain. Use a brush to finish the surface with smooth strokes. For furniture or cabinetry that will receive heavy use (like kitchen cabinets that are opened on a daily basis), it's a g