Sometimes selecting the perfect piece of furniture is a process, especially if this is your first antique wood project. Shutterstock.

Step 1: Select A Piece Of Furniture 

Now that you have an essential tip for this project and understand what furniture you need to look for, it is time to select a piece of furniture for your project. You might already know what part you want, you might be waiting to purchase it at the store, or you might have several pieces of furniture. 

No matter what it is, as long as you follow the guidelines above and the steps below, you will find yourself enjoying this project. You might even think of other furniture you can give an antique look after you are done with your first round! Maybe you will also find a new hobby?