Bohemian Nightstand

  I have been working on this project for several days. Actually, I have been thinking about it for several days. I found this adorable night stand at a thrift store recently. It called to me. It was several days later that I started painting. I have been wanting a new nightstand for a while, and this was just the right size. I have also been looking for just the right piece for furniture painting contest by Decor Art. I loved this piece because of it’s unique character and unusual hardware. For some reason it seems like it is an ethnic piece, perhaps of Mexican origin or maybe even Indian. I decided to just call it “Bohemian”.   The first thing I did was to give it two coats of “Everlasting” Chalky Finish Paint by Decor Art. I debated for a couple of days as to which color to choose, since there are so many beautiful shades of Chalky Finish Paint. Everlasting is a lovely shade of white, I loved it immediately when I started putting it on. While I was haunting the thrift stores, I came across some other cool things, like this gold bowl and gnarly looking faux fruit. They both seemed pretty “bohemian” to me (actually they are native to Wisconsin! Who knew?)           I spotted these Moroccan style lanterns at Pier One Imports, they made it home with me too. By this point I considered “bohemian” to be a general term for anything exotic and cool. Did I mention that I am now…
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