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Crissy Stephens
· August 24, 2017
Fabulous store and owner...visited the store a few months ago and Michelle was so helpful and I've been wanting more paint for a few more projects and haven't had the chance to make the 2 hour drive t...o Itasca so I ordered some paint online Tuesday evening and just had it delivered to my door on Thursday early afternoon! Now that's some GREAT customer service!! Can't wait to start my projects this evening!! Thanks again Michelle!! See More
Renee DeVita Orr
· August 16, 2017
Michelle is so friendly and helpful. I have learned so much from her and she has so generously spent time giving me tips and advice. Highly recommend!
Colleen Wisner
· January 22, 2017
I am very new to the chalk paint world. I purchased a $15 coffee table and wanted to transform it. After having issues with certain paint brands and finishes I found Michelle! I went to her store yest...erday and first of all she is incredibly kind. She took the time to explain different techniques and waxing. I had to repaint the top of this table 3 times because the finishes I used made the table look awful. Michelle- told me to try a polycrylic finish because she wasn't sure if the Annie Sloan wax would work well with the paint I used. I purchased the polycrylic but something told me to try the wax. Never having used this type of wax- I did a coat yesterday and then this morning and I am so happy with the results!!!!!! Thank you so much Michelle!!! I also purchased the graphite paint for my mid century dresser. I couldn't wait to try it so I started last night. I can't wait to see the results! See More
Rhiannon Torres
· May 3, 2017
I stopped by the Itasca store earlier this week and met Michelle. She was so enthusiastic and knowledgeable she did a demonstration on the spot and gave me the confidence to go home and practice with ...my Mini Project Pack! Practice table turned out awesome! I can't wait to get started on my next project! See More
Dana Sharifi
· September 10, 2016
Ive been meaning to write this review for a while- I love this place! I've been in here a few times and Michelle has always been so helpful. Every time I leave I'm so inspired to work on different pro...jects. She gave me some really great tips on painting my bathroom vanity and it turned out great! Thanks so much for your advice and I will be back for more paint for my next project! See More
Nancy Caranfa Jackson
· February 22, 2017
Thanks so much! I got a clearer picture on what I was going to do once I met Michelle at Di Luca designs. She did a demo right on the spot & sold me all the right tools. I also left with confidence &... was anxious to complete my project! Love this place, I'll definitely be back! See More
Luda Ferrari
· May 10, 2015
I visited this cute place the other day after visiting similar shops with disappointment and the customers service went above and beyond my expectations, they helped me with the right colors for my fu...rniture and the lady that helped me was so unbelievably professional, I will be stopping by again and will send others to experience what I am talking about. See More
David Cook
· January 11, 2017
I live when people not only live what that do but can answer any questions regardless how trivial that may be. Great products and all the help I needed to finish my project.
Susan Andrews Goldthwait
· April 21, 2015
What I truly appreciate about Di Lucca Design:
1. They are interested in your project and what will work for you - they do not oversell.
2. They give you expert advice and then leave you alone to look... at all the wonderful products.
3. The shoppe is a treasure. Not only are there paints, wax and brushes but books, gifts, and you can have a cup of coffee while browsing!

The cool thing I learned is for a small project you can buy a small pot of paint. It really goes a long way!
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Dana Nocchi
· June 6, 2016
Michelle's store was just inspirational to be in! It's so cute and she was extremely helpful and friendly, as I was about to start my first chalk paint project. I would highly recommend her shop to anyone!
Melinda Shrom
· February 2, 2016
Beautiful shop and owner Michelle is so knowledgeable and informative about Chalk Paint® and helpful with projects. One of the best shops in the Chicago area! A must visit!
Brenda Piscopo
· November 17, 2015
I garbage picked a dresser, chalk painted it and it looks fabulous! I couldn't have done it without Michelle's suggestions and direction, her and her staff are wonderful! Thank you so much, I will be back!
Phyllis Barber
· June 6, 2016
Michelle was so vibrant and excited about Annie Sloan products, it was easy to be confident that I (or anyone) could use it. She answered my questions, gave guidance, and made the expereince of buyin...g paint fun! I'll go back, for sure! Thanks, Michelle! See More
Erin Silker
· May 23, 2016
Thankful to live close by & happy to have found the Di Lucca Design family to advise me in my Chalk Paint adventures!
Debora Davis Land
· June 26, 2014
Michelle was willing to open when it worked with my schedule outside her normal business hours. She was super helpful, and was happy to show me various ways to achieve the look I'm going for. Worth the trip!
Janet Roewe Piller
· September 28, 2014
What's not to love! The service, the style, the talent and the charm. Here's where you can get excellent assistance with your Chalk Paint projects!
Anna Bruno-Irsuto
· September 26, 2016
I love using all her products. Everything is so easy to use. Michelle is so creative and always willing to help her customers through any job.
Robin Keith Graham
· April 6, 2016
Michelle is so generous with her time, and her talent is out of this world!
Kelly Rickert Olson
· July 28, 2016
Michelle was SO helpful! I can't wait to complete my Annie Sloan project!
Judith Kanaby
· April 1, 2014
Michelle is awesome! Truly an expert on chalk paint and applications. Excellent customer service. Great new location, Donna and Kathy are great! Thanks for all of you help!
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They are working right outside the shop in Itasca, but they have it down so you won't have to wait too long to turn into our driveway. We are open in Itasca until 5pm and Naperville until 6pm. Come see us! Affordable Antiques & More #chalkpaint #anniesloan #diluccadesign
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This table has been in the Itasca store since we opened. Stripping it today so we can whitewash the raw wood with Chalk Paint®. 👀This product makes removing paint so easy! Thanks for the tip @susan_lynk 🙌🏼
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