Here is the dresser before, the veneer was horrible!
sometimes you can sand down the veneer to a smooth finish, and it saves a ton of time rather than sanding the entire dresser.
I added these metal plates for a back plate, drilled holes in them and painted them the same color:
and here it is done!
This sold the first day at the local Art in Bloom Festival. I did get a dresser that is just asking to be painted this color!!