Tutorial on how to create a rustic, distressed finish - weathered wood gray finish. Using a combination of stain and white washed paint (paint mixed with water).
Since you're using white furniture for your dining room, this tutorial can help you clean up a dining room accident.
Fixer Upper Look DIY. You don't need to be a guest on the Fixer Upper show to get the Fixer Upper Look. Here are 14 ideas you can do yourself.
DIY Furniture Refinishing Tips - Whitewashing Furniture - Creative Ways to Redo Furniture With Paint and DIY Project Techniques - Awesome Dressers, Kitchen Cabinets, Tables and Beds - Rustic and Distressed Looks Made Easy With Step by Step Tutorials
White wash / antique your furniture.
French Provincial style bed table with white wash top and milk paint base - idea for end table makeover