I have been on such a make-ugly-things-pretty kick lately.
Found these possible pretties at a thrift store:
[excuse the cruddy cell phone picture...]
Put some paint and TLC into them, and ooooh pretty!
I am loving these end tables :) I may just have a rotation of furniture going on in my house!
*Edited to add:
The paint color is a Home Depot version of Benjamin Moore, Palladian Blue. I just told them that's what I wanted, and they worked their magic! :) (It is VERY close to "Tide Pools" by Behr.)