A simple nightstand made with 2x4's for support, and 1x4's for looks. The top is made out of 1x6 cedar pieces, and inside is an LED bulb to give the piece an inner glow.

The support pieces cut out of 2x4's

The frame assembled with screws

First side held down with clamps - a hammer and nails were used to hold them in place

All sides in place

The top in place and the nightstand in its final place without any sanding or staining

Sanding

Stain applied

The piece finished

The piece finished with the light on

A closer shot

The LED bulb inside

The light switch