Baseball wal-this would be too cute if we ever have a boy, and my hubby would love it too!
This DIY House: Inspiration for Vintage Baseball and Football Boys Room!
Tutorial for distressing/aging furniture (and mirrors) using chalk paint - includes pictures!
Refinishing furniture- try the dark wax mentioned
Maison Decor: Chalk Paint® Tips. These were the best tips I found... after my first project of course ;)