See if this helps :) https://www.hometalk.com/29405370/how-to-white-wash-wood?expand_all_questions=1
What type of materials is it?
Veneer not raw
Could not buy piece in white
Try roughing the piece with fine steel wool so that the whitewash will adhere. Other than that, this article has it covered.
Hi Brenda! You can use white Chalk Mineral Paint or Best Dang Wax in White for a whitewash finish on your furniture! For the paint you can dilute it with water and brush on the piece.
Here's a great tutorial on how to use Best Dang Wax in White to whitewash furniture https://www.hometalk.com/41043547/how-to-apply-white-wax-to-furniture