Here is the finish look of the Faux German Smear brick fireplace! I seriously cant get over on how AMAZING it turned out! Thanks to my boo Jessica for helping me (aka taking over) and all the other projects!
How to do a German Smear! I’ve always loved interior brick walls, gravitating to anything brick, stone or wood. The only way I could have one is to create my own & the German Smear technique is what makes faux brick panels look gloriously real!
German Smear DIY Whitewash Brick Technique. AKA Shi$%ing bricks
German Shmear technique on Fixer Upper Chip and Joanna Gaines help a newly married couple create their ideal first home, turning a standard suburban house into a romantic retreat that effectively blends styles, influences and textures.
How To: Mortar Wash (German Smear) a Brick Fireplace (Updated May 2016)
* *Update - May 2016 Some of you may have been watching Fixer Upper lately - you'll notice that sweet ol' Joanna Gaines has used this EXACT method in some of the houses that they've been renovating down in Waco. She calls it "German Smear" and has been