The first thing to do was to make the drawer fronts smooth and remove the center hardware. The decorative indented pattern on the drawers was filled in as well as the drawer pull holes (I would drill new holes later).
Next, I added the primer, paint, and began the baseball stitching. To do this, I looked for the largest round object we had (a bungee chair in this case) and used it to trace the half-circle seams. Using red paint, I began the stitches.
And finally, the finished product was coated in Minwax Polycrylic to protect it from wear and tear, and new drawer pulls were added.