If you want to paint a wood coffee table or bench to look like it’s an antique, you must watch this video to learn how to paint distressed wood furniture the right way. Of course, it’s super important to sand any wood furniture you plan to paint, but it’s also important to experiment with different paint colors and painting techniques beforehand.
Do you LOVE that antique, distressed wood look? Transform your own furniture (whether you have a coffee table, end table, chair, or any other piece of wood furniture) to get this style by following our easy step-by-step DIY instructions. With sandpaper, paint, and just a few other tools, you can create that rustic look you’ve always wanted in your home.
Our Cottage Bedroom Collection has all the charm of a summer home in New England, where painted wood furniture has long been the tradition. With its gently distressed Tuscan brown finish, each piece features elements of the cozy rustic style, including simple, honest lines, beadboard-inspired accents, crown molding and solid wood posts. All that's missing are the lobster traps.