This one's going in the Tips & Tricks file. It's works great, especially when you have vinyl cover furniture too instead of wood.
When my fiance and I moved in together we have a terrible mix of wood colors, well, he did. Most of mine was dark espresso, but his ranged from Cherry to Pine, yuck. Since we are in kind of a money pinch I can't just go out and buy new matching furniture, but I can stain what I have to look matching.
I found out last year while doing my Tiffany costume, that you can just tint anything black with Mod Podge and paint. So I decided to try it with my couch first and the outcome was incredible! So I decided to move to all of my other furniture! Now I've used this on a bunch of tutorials: I used it to stain my kitchen shelves, to match my ottoman and telephone chair and I did my whole couch too! I has less than a half of a bottle left and still managed to do the movie shelf