Love the antique look but your piece isn't an antique? It's an easy process and looks amazing! Easy tutorial on the blog using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, Annie Sloan Clear and Dark wax and Mineral Spirits.
painted the top of the table with Graphite Chalk Paint and the base with Old Ochre. I used Annie Sloan clear and dark wax over the Old Ochre, and a dark wax glaze on the top to deepen the Graphite. Try on living room table
Vintage French Look and French Painted Furniture. "How To Get The Chippy Paint Look" Stain wood base desired first colour, add vaseline to areas that you want to distress, paint two coats of main colour and and lightly to remove paint from vaselined area