The lamps were just as easy too. I strongly suggest if you need more lighting to just redo old lamps because new ones can get pretty expensive. All we did was spray paint the bodies of the lamps and trace the lamp shade onto some fabric that we liked and used a spray adhesive to attach.
night stands: 5$ each (DI-Rexburg)
spray paint: 2$
wood squares: 8$
lamps/shades: 12$ (thrift stores)
spray paint: 4$
spray adhesive: on hand