Wednesday, June 20, 2012

My pretty side table

4. Sissors
5. Yard stick
6.  Foam paint brush
7. Vinyl covering
8. Black paint (not shown)
Here are the supplies I used:
1. Cute fabric of choice
2. Mod podge
3.  Staple gun



This is the boring plain wood TV tray
that we got from the thrift store
I measured and cut the fabric and
stapled it to the bottom. I mod podged
it several times (if I knew I was going to
cover it with vinyl I would have skipped
this step)  





I painted the leggs
Covered it with vinyl and
stapled it with the staple gun









Ta-da here is my beautiful side table

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6 comments:

  1. I love this! It came out great. Thank you so much for entering in the Craftastic Competition. Good luck!

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  2. Where do you purchase your vinyl? Love all your ideas great job.

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    1. I found it at Walmart in the fabric department.

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  3. I never even thought of covering my 5 folding tables. What a great idea! Thank you.

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  4. I found you through Pinterest pin of your children's picnic table. I have the same side tables as you and have been wanting to paint them to coordinate with my space. Did you have to use a special kind of paint?? I am not sure if I will use fabric or not, but the vinyl sounds like it would protect the top. Thanks for the tip, and I've pinned this one as well! :) I'm looking forward to looking at the rest of your blog!

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  5. I didn't use a special kind of paint it was a small container of sample paint I got at home depot for around 3$ from the paint counter.

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