How to Create Your Own Stylish Nightstand

There are so many ways to use wallpaper in your home than just giving your walls a makeover. From covering old shelves to refurbishing a nightstand, there are countless projects in which you can incorporate this stylish design solution. Today’s project has such a beautiful outcome, you would think it would take hours to complete. However, as long as you have prepped ahead of time and have all your tools in place, you’ll be able to have your new nightstand in less than two hours!


Project Tools:

  • Nightstand
  • Wallpaper
  • Wallpaper Paste
  • Wallpaper Brush
  • Ruler
  • Craft Knife/Scissors
  • Sponge
  • Smoothing Tool
  • Clear Acrylic Sealer
  1. Prepare your surface: clean, sand, and fill in holes if necessary
  2. Measure and cut your wallpaper to your nightstand’s dimensions
  3.  Apply paste evenly over the top of your surface
  4. Adhere your wallpaper and smooth into place, carefully removing any air bubbles or air pockets that occur
  5. Use scissors/craft knife to remove any excess material
  6. Remove any leftover paste with a sponge
  7. Use a clear acrylic sealer to seal and protect your surface

before nighstand

after nightstand

wallpaper project

wallpaper nightstand

Related Post

Gentlemen’s Quarters A Handsome Collection of Modern Menswear Prints Brown Wine Crate Wallpaper via Gentlemen's Quarters by Chesapeake Welcome to the world of Gentleman's Quarters, where sophistication and style are met with adventure and charm. A warm, spice infused color palette makes each wallpaper design stand out from the rest. From detailed textures including grasscloth and leather, to novelty designs that include vintage maps, wine crates, sailboats and books, this dapper and dashing collection will trul...
Balance Your Home With The Geometrie Wallpaper Collection A Modern Wallpaper Collection With Chic Geometric Designs Geometrie is a new collection of modern wallpapers that embraces clean lines, fresh design, and unique styling. A mixture of stunningly bold hues, tactile textures, and shimmering foils creates a medley of wallpapers that are perfect for spicing up your home decor. Classic patterns are reimagined with new twists. Lattice gets a beaded update, links have a grasscloth effect, and triangles get a distressed finish. The designs come in...
Before & After Room Makeovers with Wallpaper Walking in to your home every day should give you an immediate sense of delight, accompanied by a serene satisfaction. Your walls are the palette for your room. Like the scenery in a play, they set the stage for the entire space. The color, texture, pattern and artwork of your walls is the fabric of the world in which you live, and the backdrop for all of your furniture and accessories. Your walls are the wardrobe for your home’s style. Dress them to dazzle! You have the power to design your spa...
March 11, 2015