It's solid wood, except for a laminate covered top, so I decided to prime and paint instead of re-staining.
First step was wiping it clean, since old furniture from thrift stores don't usually come clean and pristine. Then, I did a light sanding. This block made it super easy to get a nice smooth surface without using a sander.
FYI- I found the liquid version at Bed, Bath & Beyond and Home Depot.
The shiny brass after-
And now in all it's green glory-
*Please note that the lamp was borrowed from my nightstand and this still needs to be properly styled. As soon as I find the perfect lamp and accessories for this cute little end table, I'll share updated pics.
End Table $8
2 cans of spray paint $6.50
Primer $0 (already had)
Total for new end table $14.50!