1st grove city class scheduled!

First, I want to thank everyone for coming to or grand opening!! We were overwhelmed by the turnout!  

Now that we are open, we are excited to start classes and workshops in the new space! The first class we have scheduled is our signature Chippy distressed Ohio class using Miss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint.  Class will be on august 14th from 1:00-3:30. 


In this class you will learn the basics of milk paint including how to mix, proper prep, distressing, how to get the “chippy” look. You will turn you planked ohio sign into a distressed aged chipped finish like old chippy barnwood!
Cost is $89 and includes all supplies and you take home your Ohio sign which is about 2×2. 

If you are interested in signing up, please email us at info@oldworldnewhome.com to reserve your space as we only take a limited number of people per class! 

It don’t forget to come visit our new location, our new store hours are:

Wednesday thru Saturday 10-5



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Holiday Hop 2014

Our shop is located in the heart of the Short North Arts District near downtown Columbus. This area is filled with unique shops, restaurants, bars and galleries. The first Saturday of each month is gallery hop and it’s a fun day to come see what this area has to offer. This Saturday, is Holiday Hop, the December gallery hop. Perfect time to check out what the shops have to offer for the holidays!

For holiday hop this year we have lots of new items in the shop! We are debuting the gorgeous new clothing line Farmhouse Frocks. IMG_3886.JPG



IMG_4077.JPG this gorgeous like of upcycled vintage and cottage style clothing is designed and created right in Ohio! The creator, the beautiful Lena, will be joining us at gallery hop Saturday from 6-8pm. She has an amazing eye for taking her pieces and pairing the perfect outfit together!

We will also be showing off several new pieces of antique furniture recently brought back to life by our friend Lysle, with Ourtiques. He brought a trailer full of goodies to the shop this week and they are all gorgeous.



Other exciting news: we are officially stocked and selling Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint



IMG_4109.JPG This piece was recently painted in the color “Boxwood”, my current favorite!



Come see us Saturday, we will be open 12-9ish and will be having lots of holiday hop specials!

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Come see us at the Springfield Antique Extravaganza

extrava2014Old World New Home headed back home, to Springfield for the weekend.  We are at the Springfield Antique Extravaganza sharing our Shabby Chic and distressed style.


Come see us:
Saturday, 8 am – 5 pm or Sunday, 9 am – 4 pm

We are under the big white tents in the vintage marketplace booth #5.

We also just launched our new site:  http://oldworldnewhome.com/
Take a look around the new site and our booth, we  hope you like our new look.

Hope to see you this weekend or at the shop soon!

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New Furniture painting 101 workshop

Our next painting workshop is scheduled! Sorry for the delay…we’ve been busy re-vamping the shop with new merchandise and busy painting new furniture pieces, of course!

Workshop will be held Sunday May 4th
Cost is $75
All supplies and projects are provided.

In this class you will learn various techniques that be used on plastic, metal, wood, painted wood, anything!

This dresser was painted one color and then finished with a wash of a Paris Grey:


This buffet shows an example of using the dark wax and buffing to a shine:


Another technique we will go over, is layering colors and doing a 2-color distress. Like this:


With all of these techniques, we will primarily be using Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan. Give some of your tired, date pieces a new life!

If interested, call the shop to pay and register. Spots are limited! 614-266-2248

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2014 Chalk Paint® 101 schedule

Hope all of our amazing customers are having a great holiday season! 2014 will be here before we know it, and once all those decorations are taken down it can make our spaces look drab and in need of “something more.” Instead of going out and buying new…why not update what you have with a Chalk Paint® facelift! No fumes so you can do it right inside during the cold…and the best part of course is no sanding or priming!


What a difference a little paint and a few hours can make!

Here is our January & February 2014 Chalk Paint® 101 schedule. All Chalk Paint® 101 classes are $95. All materials and projects supll®ied. you will be learning several techniques using the paint and both clear and dark wax. I.e. smooth finish, two color distress, wash, dry brush, etc. to reserve a space call and pay by phone or in store. Please note the location when calling to sign up.

Sunday January 19th, Columbus store 5pm-8pm
Tuesday January 21st, Urbana 5:30pm-8:30pm
Sunday February 23rd, Columbus 5pm-8pm
Tuesday February 25th Urbana 5:30pm-8:30pm

Columbus 614-266-2248
Urbana 937-802-6377


Happy Holidays!!

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Chalk Paint® 101 workshop openings!


We still have a few openings in next week’s Chalk Paint® 101 workshops!

Sunday 10/13 from 5:00-8:00pm


Monday 10/14 from 6:00-9:00pm

Only a few spots left in each class…Cost is $95, call 614-266-2248 to register.

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Upcoming Chalk Paint® class schedule


You all asked for it, so we have scheduled 4 upcoming Chalk Paint® 101 workshops! Here are the dates, if interested call and register soon. They fill up fast!!

Sunday 10/13 5:00-8:00pm

Monday 10/14 6:00-9:00pm

Sunday 11/17 5:00-8:00pm

Sunday 12/8 5:00-8:00pm

In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn all the basics of Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan and Soft Wax. You will learn different painting techniques, distressing and how to wax.
Learn how to paint a project that includes both wood and metal and take it home. After the workshop you will be able to transform all of yor projects with the greatest paint in te world, Chalk Paint®!
All materials included.
please call 614-935-6575 to sign up

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