Before and After: Nightstands September 21, 2010 Every time I complete a piece I swear I love it the most, and this one is no different. I’m so happy with the way these turned out! And for a little something special, I painted and papered the drawers: To refresh your memory, here’s the before and some info about how I found them: These nightstands perfectly prove the point that classically constructed furniture never goes out of style, especially when you’re handy with paint! Details to come soon with my refinishing tips! Share this: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related 30 Comments on Before and After: Nightstands Life is Pichey September 21, 2010 at 7:12 am (8 years ago) Love, love, love, Dayka! They look great! Reply Life is Pichey September 21, 2010 at 7:14 am (8 years ago) They look great, Dayka! I love them. I really like the papering of the inside. I have a few pieces i need to refinish and I’ll definitely be using that idea. Reply Angela September 21, 2010 at 8:15 am (8 years ago) They are gorgeous!! I knew they would grow up to the lovely because of the their good bones. Reply Terry September 21, 2010 at 8:26 am (8 years ago) Fantastic, and with jewel solitaire pulls. Reply K. Rock September 21, 2010 at 8:42 am (8 years ago) Great job! They look awesome! Reply niki.mac September 21, 2010 at 8:49 am (8 years ago) This came out very chic! Great job Dayka 🙂 Reply Decor I Adore September 21, 2010 at 8:57 am (8 years ago) PERFECTION! Reply Bri @Meyouandawienerdog September 21, 2010 at 9:10 am (8 years ago) wow you did a great job with those! Reply Karen@StrictlySimpleStyle September 21, 2010 at 9:14 am (8 years ago) You did a fantastic job. Who would ever guess that the tops had been scratched. Now the shape of the stands is the star of the show. Reply CASABrasi September 21, 2010 at 11:01 am (8 years ago) Love them! They are so cool. Good job! Reply Swtpee1010 September 21, 2010 at 11:38 am (8 years ago) Amazing! I love it! Just gave me an idea…not that I would try it myself. I’ll leave that to the experienced and print your post as a guide 🙂 Luv ya! Reply Dayka (Life +Style) September 21, 2010 at 11:40 am (8 years ago) thank you, thank you, everyone!! i’m excited to bring them upstairs today! Reply CURLY+NERDY September 21, 2010 at 11:56 am (8 years ago) VERY CLASSIC! ME LIKEY! Reply autumn September 21, 2010 at 12:22 pm (8 years ago) de—lish!!they really look spectacular, and like they cost $1200 a piece. way to go! Reply alison (semi-fab lane) September 21, 2010 at 6:39 pm (8 years ago) these do have a very classic shape yet modern at the same time. love what you did! and you always go the extra mile with the drawer detail, love it! Reply Doug Eash September 21, 2010 at 8:16 pm (8 years ago) great job on some different and interesting night stands. Reply Jesse September 21, 2010 at 10:50 pm (8 years ago) Fabulous!! Reply Freckled-Mind September 22, 2010 at 2:27 am (8 years ago) This is so nice. I wish I could do some of these things you do…I’m going to try with something simple like some picture frames and spray paint them black! We shall see Reply theLENNOXX September 22, 2010 at 3:59 pm (8 years ago) I was looking forward to see this, and I absolutely love how they turned out! I’m so envious! Reply Tonia of Chic Modern Vintage September 22, 2010 at 4:43 pm (8 years ago) They look fabulous. I have some similar in the garage. I’ve thought about painting. Love how they turned out. Reply AB HOME Interiors September 22, 2010 at 7:43 pm (8 years ago) Oh they are just awful….heheAs usual they just look fabulous with your awesome touch! You ready for the designers challenge? It appears you have been too busy painting. Hope your ready, cuz AB HOME is bringing it! hahaxoxoamanda Reply Mrs. Chic September 23, 2010 at 1:23 pm (8 years ago) Those are perfect, love it!! I tired to comment yesterday, but my laptop was being a but head, lol!! Reply LindsB September 23, 2010 at 3:10 pm (8 years ago) I never would have guessed those are the same end tables as before- they came out just beautiful! Reply Hello Lover... September 23, 2010 at 7:36 pm (8 years ago) Gorgeous! They don’t even look like the same pieces! I really love the brass and crystal knobs Reply Erika at BluLabel Bungalow September 24, 2010 at 6:22 pm (8 years ago) WOW, these are gorgeous. What a professional job Dayka. I can tell you took your time with these. Reply brian patrick flynn September 25, 2010 at 8:48 pm (8 years ago) WHOA! These look almost factory-new. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE. The finish came out fantastic. Kudos, GIANT kudos. Reply L.Duncan@Home23DuncanBoys September 27, 2010 at 1:33 pm (8 years ago) Love them Dayka! Of course I would! You’re fab when it comes to refinishing pieces! Reply Mary @ RoomPolish September 30, 2010 at 6:18 pm (8 years ago) ummm…I can tell that your blog is going to be one of my MUST-READS. So glad I found it! You mix great style with DIY…just my kind of blog , yay! Reply elizabeth@themustardceiling February 23, 2011 at 11:50 pm (8 years ago) Your end tables turned out gorgeous. I love the black with the new pulls. I just found your blog, I’m excited to read more! Reply WhitneyJ, myCHICischeap; cheapchicbywhitney.blogspot.com June 8, 2011 at 9:31 pm (8 years ago) I really love the end tables. The knobs are really cute too. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment *Name* Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.