DIY Spool Side Table


http://craftedniche.com/2011/10/13/ballard-designs-inspired-spool-side-table/
Learn how I turned a simple spool into a statement piece in my living room!
Spool Table BEFORE
Close up of hardware
Spool table after sanding, staining and poly.
Spool in living room
Close up of surface
Love my new side table!

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  • Tracy Housley
    on Nov 16, 2014

    Just started hometalk - my first post. I just bought 3 spools. One large going to make outside table with lg wheels to move about and with the hole in the middle easy to apply an umbrella. The other 2 will be made into side tables they are med size like yours. Cant wait to start. I bought mine at Habitat For Humanity. Yours looks great!

  • LeeAnn Gerleman
    on Feb 5, 2015

    Love this table. My daughter's SO is an electrician and he's going to get me a couple of spools. I like the idea of the rope, I was trying to figure out how to make that area look good. Instead of trying to cover it with wood or something. Now I know how to do it. you all are so creative!

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