This example shows how to refinish a cedar chest, but the technique is the same for any wooden furniture. I've also included a lot of information about other techniques, and ...
legs for cedar chest- $3 each. http://www.homedepot.com/b/N-5yc1vZ12kxZ12ky/Ntk-All/Ntt-furniture%2Blegs?Ntx=mode%20matchall&NCNI-5
Summer '14 Projects
Hope Chest re-do with a little spray paint and a cushioned lid! @Sarah Bellamy
Thrift Store Magic
before/after of a cedar chest redo
Trash to Treasure- Furniture
old cedar chest redon into a cushioned storage chest. I have pretty much the exact boring chest in my bedroom right now--it needs this redo!
For the Home
I may use this idea on the dining table. Not necessarily with words....
Bring that vintage piece back to life! Easy to follow tutorial for How to Repair Wood Veneer! by 3 Little Greenwoods
DIY & Crafts
Home Frosting: Ikea Pine Chest Makeover I would love to do something similar with out hideous blanket chest. Though it's huuuuuuge....
DYT type 2 (Boys' Room)
Painted Lane Chest- Refinished with MinWax Walnut Stain and Annie Sloan Old white www.niagarafurniturepainting.com
Basswood strips glued in a herringbone pattern and stained soft gray give this chest a cool chevron look.