making a new table look old... - Miss Mustard Seed- this was an orangey new table, top was sanded down to bare wood, dinged up and dark wax added and wiped off (to sit in dings and roughened spots.)
This is a long indepth article on how to paint pine furniture. It is written by professional furniture painters, and aimed at plucky DIY who want to have a go at doing this properly.
Farmhouse tabletop in pine and four chairs painted with white chalk paint
How to take a basic pine table and make it a beautiful turquoise color.
Scrubbed Pine Table and Black Chairs
Natural Dining Table at Neiman Marcus.
love this round, pine table
A rustic yet classic design trestle dining table. This table is made entirely of authentic reclaimed barnwood I have salvaged by hand from ranches
Plain old Pine Table & 4 chairs, stripped right back and beeswaxed, then base & chairs painted in Laura Ashley Pearl, distressed and varnished, totally transformed!
I love the contrast between the color of the wood in table and floor. I also love how you can see the natural grain in the table. Plus the light fixture is pretty cool too.