Blue Egg Brown Nest has been featured/mentioned/photographed for the following:

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cottage candy

arlington annie


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The Washington Post

Cottage Style Magazine

Arlington Magazine

Romantic Homes Magazine

Southern Home Magazine

freshstyle Magazine

Vintage Style Magazine

DC Examiner

Daily Candy

Annie Sloan

This Old House

Home & Remodeling Show Guest Presenter

Design Ingenuity Event via Antique Farmhouse


The Washington Post, Living Local Cover Story

An Arlington mom discovers a new career in old furniture 


The Washington Post

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Southern Style Decorating by Ande Fanning

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Southern Home Magazine



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 Arlington Magazine March 2013


Cottage Style Magazine

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The Washington Examiner

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Home & Remodeling Show Guest Speaker


The Washington Post Express

Daily Candy on The Luckett’s Spring Market

Say hello to DIY royalty, Christen Bensten of Blue Egg Brown Nest. She hawks reconditioned furniture in the Field of Gold section.


Annie Sloan

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“Thanks for the wonderful way you use my paint!  Great taste and understanding.”  – Annie Sloan

I love what you do lovely lady. Like the cat says – above – your purr-fect” – Annie Sloan

“She is a wonderful blogger ….and all the rest – interior decorator, presenter and has small children….all round marvel. She has done me proud so many times.” – Annie Sloan


This Old House – Project Feature