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egg·shell

(eg'shel),
The calcareous envelope of a bird's egg.

eggshell

(ĕg′shĕl′)
n.
The thin, often brittle exterior covering of the egg of a bird or reptile.
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Purple/blue eggshell paint for coffee table, fire surround and picture rail = pounds 6.
Challenge[ETH]SharonOs home; JAMESO ROOM He chose the futuristic, pewter-effect wardrobe and the optical- effect bookcase; KITCHEN The units were given a new lease of life with black eggshell paint and black work surfaces; BEDROOM Sharon made a bold statement with this huge, king-size four-poster bed from IndigoBATHROOM Sparkling.
If your wooden furniture is looking tired, give it a bright new look with a couple of coats of eggshell paint.
She used a green eggshell paint base and brushed on watered-down blue eggshell.
The all-white bedroom that Gillian moved into was pale and uninteresting; A rich coffee-coloured eggshell paint, right, livens up the pine wardrobe
Allow to dry, then apply a coat of solvent-based eggshell paint in your chosen colour.
Q IS eggshell paint better than gloss for old woodwork?
Hammer in any nail heads and apply either an eggshell paint or a stain such as Cuprinol Woodwash (shown above).
The same coffee colour was applied over the woodwork, this time using an acrylic eggshell paint.