Simple Distressed Nightstand

Simple Distressed Nightstand

Posted by DecoArt on Feb 7th 2017

You can paint a nightstand in a neutral color with Americana Decor Chalky Finishes and get an elegant look.


    • flat brush
    • drawer pull
    • drill gun
    • hand-sander
    • nightstand



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Sand any rough areas and remove any sanding dust prior to painting. If you would like to build this nightstand, see the provided pattern.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint all visible surfaces in Lace with a flat brush.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Once completely dry use a sander to distress. Focus on edges.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Using a waxing brush and Clear Creme Wax, wax all painted areas.
    8. Attach drawer hardware once dried.
    9. Instruction #5


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