Side Table, a Manly Side Table

I have a tendency to girl things up so when my husband saw this end table and requested it be manly, I had to comply. After googling how to make something manly (seriously, I googled this) I settled on a dark charcoal grey. Hubby approved so I got to work. However, I picked a silver satin paint for the hardware without telling him and decided to paint the inside of the drawer red for a pop of color. I got lucky that he liked how it turned out. Who says manly has to be boring? But really,…

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Adorable Side Table, Yes Please

My in-laws were wanting to make some space and kind enough to give us some great pieces. This side table is one of them.

We sanded this, primed, and finished it in a great calico blue  from Sherwin-Williams. Even the inside of the drawer is painted! We glossed it and vamped up the hardware and now it is ready for a new home. It is so cute and would be so great as a side table or a nightstand in any house.  I really love how this turned out.

Check out the before and after!

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