Project Planning & How-To Guides

Plan your project with tips, tools and how-to’s from Ralph Lauren Paint. Explore videos and step-by-step instructions, find the perfect sheen and review detailed product information.

How-To Library: Videos and Guides

How to Apply Suede

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Tools You Will Need
Ralph Lauren Specialty Finish
4.5" Trim Roller
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Ralph Lauren Specialty Finish
9" Roller Cover
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QUALITY 3" NYLON/POLY TRIM BRUSH
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Evoke the beauty of rich brushed suede, applied in just two coats using the Ralph Lauren Paint Specialty Finish Rollers and a 3” quality paint brush.  
Suede Brochure

Project inspiration, tools checklist and signature colors

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How-To Guide

Detailed, step-by-step instructions and tips to apply Suede in your home

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How to ApplyMetallic

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Ralph Lauren Specialty Finish
9" Sponge Roller Cover
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Quality 9" Roller Frame
with 3/8" Nap Roller Cover
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Introduce timeless luxury throughout your home with this luminous hammered metal appearance, applied in just two coats using a nap roller cover and the Ralph Lauren Paint Sponge Roller.
Metallic Brochure

Project inspiration, tools checklist and signature colors

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How-To Guide

Detailed, step-by-step instructions and tips to apply Metallic in your home

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How to Apply River Rock

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Tools You Will Need
Ralph Lauren Specialty Finish
4.5" Trim Roller
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Ralph Lauren Specialty Finish
9" Roller Cover
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Capture nature's beauty with this sophisticated textural finish, applied in just two coats using Ralph Lauren Paint Specialty Finish Rollers.
River Rock Brochure

Project inspiration, tools checklist and signature colors

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How-To Guide

Detailed, step-by-step instructions and tips to apply River Rock in your home

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How to Apply Indigo Denim

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Ralph Lauren 7" Weaver Brush
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Quality 9" Roller Frame
with Two 3/8" Nap Roller Covers
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Capture the classic, easy-going style of denim by applying a tinted translucent glaze over two basecoats of semi-gloss paint, and then weaving a denim pattern into the wet glaze with the Ralph Lauren 7˝ Weaver Brush.
Indigo Denim Brochure

Project inspiration, tools checklist and signature colors

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How-To Guide

Detailed, step-by-step instructions and tips to apply Indigo Denim in your home

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How to Apply Bright Canvas

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Ralph Lauren 7" Weaver Brush
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Quality 9" Roller Frame
with Two 3/8" Nap Roller Covers
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Achieve the feel of vibrant, canvas fabric, by applying a tinted translucent glaze over two basecoats of semi-gloss paint, and then weaving a canvas pattern into the wet glaze with the Ralph Lauren 7˝ Weaver Brush.
Bright Canvas Brochure

Project inspiration, tools checklist and signature colors

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How-To Guide

Detailed, step-by-step instructions and tips to apply Bright Canvas in your home

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How to Apply Antiqued Leather

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Ralph Lauren Stippler Brush
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Ralph Lauren Fitch Edge Brush
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Tools You Will Need
Quality 9" Roller Frame
with Two 3/8" Nap Roller Covers
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Quality 3" Nylon/Poly Trim Brush
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Surfaces assume the characteristic appearance of worn leather when this tinted, translucent glaze is applied over two basecoats of semi-gloss paint and then mottled with a Ralph Lauren Stippler Brush.
Antiqued Leather Brochure

Project inspiration, tools checklist and signature colors

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How-To Guide

Detailed, step-by-step instructions and tips to apply Antiqued Leather in your home

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Sheen Comparison Guide

The samples below illustrate varying degrees of luster, from flat/matte to high-gloss, available for all colors in Ralph Lauren Paint's signature palette. Roll overTap a sample to view a description and usage tips.

High-Gloss

High-Gloss

Exceptionally high sheen

Perfect for accent areas

Recommended for trim, woodwork, molding, doors, cabinets, kitchen, bath

Semi-Gloss

Semi-Gloss

Sleek sheen finish

Most scrubbable paint for walls and excellent in high-traffic areas

Recommended for kitchen, bathroom, cabinets, doors, trim, molding, hallway

Eggshell

Eggshell

Traditional, low-sheen finish

Rich finish with added washability that is best-used in medium traffic areas

Recommended for living room, dining room, bedroom, foyer, family room, hallway

Flat

Flat

Smooth, elegant finish

Hides surface imperfections and is ideal for touch-ups

Recommended for living room, dining room, bedroom, ceiling

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