Thursday, September 7, 2017

Hemp Oil Finish

Vintage washboard and Hemp Oil

After - evening under the porch light. 

Unusual to find an old and well used washboard as well as a vintage wire soap holder in the same week at different thrift sales. The apron is from my collection, bib style with poppies.




I like to add protection to old wood and Hemp Oil is my choice. It does change the tone of the wood and as it dries in it adds a good finish.




Before and After wiping with Hemp Oil

I buy my hemp oil from retailers for Miss Mustard Seed Paint and from Fusion Paint. I am guessing that ASCP retailers would sell it too. 





Another evening view with the porch light turned off.





I do use Hemp Oil to protect leather as well as wood and metal surfaces as well as chalk-type painted surfaces.

Here I used hemp oil on a leather purse 
below (before) above (after).





Another post here - using Hemp Oil to finish Coffee signs





Here is a post on using hemp oil on metal.







September Roses

The fires and hurricanes are foremost in our minds.
Here is a brief respite - a late summer rose. 





Thanks for visiting.

Feautured by:

Cecilia of My Thrift Store Addiction Sept 14/17
Lynda H of Reviews and Chews and How To's Sept 14/17 


 
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15 comments:

  1. I have an old washboard that belonged to my husband's mother. I'd love to have that nice oil finish on it. Where is hemp oil usually sold?

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  2. Old things are so lovely. My mother had one of those wash boards.
    R

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  3. I have an old rub board and rake like this. However, it is in the original state.

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  4. Hello, the old washboard is cool and the hemp oil made the wood lovely. Your rose is gorgeous, I love the color. Happy weekend to you!

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  5. I need to get some of that joy. I have a couple of old washboards in my laundry room. I like how it revived the wood! The soap holder is super cool. Would love to run across one. Thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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  6. Hemp oil makes everything look so much livelier, what a miracle product. Thanks for sharing these fab before and after shots so inspiring. Thanks also for the beautiful summer rose, a peaceful image to restore our faith in nature.

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  7. Hemp oil really brings out all the decoration and color ... lovely. Thanks for heads up! Happy Monday!

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  8. Oiling wood really brings it back to life. Beautiful rose!

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  9. It works wonders! Thanks for sharing at Home Sweet Home!

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  10. Joy - as always, your pieces are lovely. Thanks for the tip on Hemp Oil - I would not have thought to use it on anything but wood. I can see it really improving the look of some things I have! Have a peaceful week!

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  11. I have been using regular olive oil and vinegar on my furniture. But I will definitely have to give hempvoil a try Joy. Thanks for all the great tips, the leather is especially impressive.

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  12. The hemp oil really brings out the grain in the wood

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  13. Hemp oil works so well. This washstand is gorgeous again. I have never seen the little soap holders before, that is a great find, I want one.

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Thanks for visiting. I read and appreciate all your comments. Joy

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