I am convinced that nowadays all of us have heard about chalk paint. The original brand Annie Sloan Chalk Paint isn't really cheap, and here in Spain it is not so easy to find it and the price increases a bit more.
** I just realized that I need some 'smaller' and 'lighter' nightstands to match my 'light' metal bed frame. The large wooden stands don't go well with it! vintage style end tables/night stands are my favorite Annie Sloan Painted Furniture