Here it is before:
I sprayed the original hardware with Oil Rubbed Bronze..sanded all the surfaces, applied a black glaze to the cabinet and a natural wood stain (miniwax provincial) to the drawers. I don't know what type of wood it is but it is fine grained and very lovely. I also lined the drawers:
Detail:(before staining, after)
I plan to hang my black mirror (another recent makeover) over it, and use it as a buffet/storage console in the big huge blank space in between my dining room and living room.
This was my inspiration, from CB2:
Make it a great Day!