Technically it's a nightstand but I'd love something like this as a side table in my library. French Shabby Chic Painted Nightstand - info on this post lists how this was painted and stenciled and how the drawers were decoupaged with paper - via Hometalk
DIY Shabby Chic Furniture Makeover with Looking Glass Paint Tutorial ~ Give a bland dresser a unique vintage finish with chalkboard paint and Krylon Looking Glass Spray Paint. Add mismatched glass knobs for a playful look.what a difference!
If pink isn't your thing, embrace your blue period by painting a piece of furniture a sweet pastel in the cool color. This light-blue side table invites people to relax and enjoy a book in this guest room's sitting area.