Mini Hanging Shelves

7 Materials
30 Minutes

This is a super easy DIY project and it will only cost you three dollars!
mini hanging shelves
You will need 2 of these signs from the Dollar Tree and a pack of nautical
rope. Also this is optional a pack of command hooks to hang the shelves, or you could just hang from a screw .
mini hanging shelves
Next I painted the canvas with a chalk paint in the color white.
mini hanging shelves
Next measure how long you want your rope to be and cut two pieces.
mini hanging shelves
Here is what they look like after painted.
mini hanging shelves
you can see here the paint crackled also after drying...
mini hanging shelves
Now this rope is three pieces twisted together ,I simply untwisted one piece off each of the two pieces I cut. You will end up with 4 total pieces one single rope and two with two pieces twisted together.
mini hanging shelves
Next use a scissor, pencil or screw driver to poke 4 holes. Two in the center and two behind that at both back corners...
mini hanging shelves
Next pull rope through holes and tie a know at end of ropes this will hold the shelf while hanging.
mini hanging shelves
mini hanging shelves
mini hanging shelves
Now you can hang your shelves and add some decor!
Here is a tutorial video on this project.
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2 questions
  • Tam 15076171
    on Sep 4, 2018

    did you use a crackling glaze on it before you painted it.

  • Kellee Eressy
    on Sep 6, 2018

    Love this project thought it was real cute. But I wanted to know how did you get it to crack as I am a new to Diyer. Thank you.

    • Couponing4ever
      on Sep 7, 2018

      Hi Thanks you glad you like it🙂 I did nothing to make it crackle I just used chalk paint with a foam

      br and it just happened to crackle everytime lol

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