Modern Home Victoria Feature - A French Touch

A French Touch
As an avid do it yourself-er, Debra Boeyenga, proprietor of A French Touch, enjoys the process of transforming cast-off and out of fashion furniture. Making older pieces look great within a budget, and without a lot of messy prep work, can prove challenging, so when Boeyenga came across a new paint product online, she was intrigued. After watching it on blogs for about year and a half, she jumped at the chance to try the product when it finally became available in Canada.
French Touch
The product, Chalk Paint™ decorative paint by Annie Sloan was such a game changer for Boeyenga that seven weeks after first trying it, she was a stockist. Read More...

Abby's Way blog post on A French Touch

A few weeks back I did a picture tour on French Vanilla. Today I am showing you another gorgeous store,  A French Touch. ...

Click on the link above or on any one of the photos to see the complete blog post.

Annie Sloan • Paint & Colour: The eye-catchy colours and lines of Paul Klee (2)

The eye-catchy colours and lines of Paul Klee (2)

As promised here is another piece inspired by that clever colourist whose Tate Modern, London, retrospective ‘Making Visible’ I visited last year (it runs till 9th March 2014).

Snap & Share Contest

What would you paint 
if you had a quart of every color 
and all the brushes and waxes your heart desired?

Enter the Snap & Share contest and your dream could come true!


Visit A French Touch at 1850 Oak Bay Avenue and snap a picture of yourself in front of our Chalk Paint™ display. You must upload the photo on the Annie Sloan Unfolded facebook page
 add a brief comment with shop name, location and what you love about the shop.

You can also hashtag #ASUStockistLove on Twitter and Instagram to automatically enter your photo in the contest between 11/25/13 and 12/08/13. Fans can vote for multiple entries once a day. Share your photo with friends and encourage them to vote for you.

Best Wishes! ~ Debra ~