Use Baking Soda and Vinegar to "quick weather wood" to look much like driftwood! Remove finish on wood with ratio of baking soda and water. Spray with vinegar and let sit minutes. Then scrub it off with a brush, rinse, dry, and stain or paint it.
how to make new wood look old with these easy distressing and staining techniques good DIY, I am wondering if using the burning torch would work for the blacker stain part. Saw that on another DIY it was great.
Mostly people buy the trays for serving that are available at every other store, but those who want everything unique in their home; here is an idea for making a wood pallet serving tray with the slots for fixing the bottle and glass.