Stencil on burlap, then pinned to painted wood. Love this.
Create a built-in shelving look and reading nook on an empty wall in your bedroom. This combination of open shelves and closed cabinets allows you to have much need storage space for clothing and linens AND a beautiful space to display books, family photos, and collectibles.
Wow. I am pinning this just to keep her website!
How to Paint Cabinets or Furniture... using liquid sandpaper (deglosser).... - cuts out the sanding step. From Better Homes and Gardens
Butcher block counter tops