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Bedside tables makeover

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Bedside tables makeover

These bedsides were dark and worn and needed a refresh. 




Cabots stain and varnish and had it tinted in colour Brazilian roast (waterbase)

Cabots Cabothane satin clear sealer


Sand paper 80,120, 240 grit and 400 grit paper



Makita orbital sander 


Step 1

After sanding them back to reveal the natural timber I decided to stain them.


I used Cabot's stain and varnish in colour Brazilian roast.


However as this stain colour is a very dark colour I mixed a very small amount of the stain with Cabot's cabothane satin clear sealer. 


 Approx 1x part stain to 5x parts clear sealer. 



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Re: Bedside tables makeover

Hello @bekzb 


Thank you for sharing that update. That tabletop looks absolutely fabulous! Please make sure to post photos of the other furniture pieces you are planning on upcycling. 




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