Make a Pretty Bench with Thrift Store Finds

A truly budget-savvy transformation.

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Turn thrift store nightstands into a stylish storage bench with this easy DIY.

Try this DIY to add seating and storage to an entryway or mudroom. Watch the video above to see how cheap nightstands become a beautiful bench.

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