The Supplies She Uses To Make This Gorgeous Little Side Table Are Beyond Creative And When You See How It All Comes Together, You Will Be As Surprised And Impressed As I Was.Have you ever thought of creating a round, cherry wood bedside table by yourself? It might seem like a tedious job, but just think about the fact that you can design an original piece that no one else has in their home, with a minimum budget! There have been countless times when I went to my neighbors’ house just to find out that we probably have similar pieces of furniture or even the same ones.
I saw this table there
If you’re looking to have in your home a unique, dark wood side table, we have just the right decorative side tables ideas for you. It all starts with a cake pan. How about that? Well, yes, to create a beautiful, DIY side table you will need a few wooden items and a cake pan which will serve as a base for your table.
Decorative side tables with a design similar to the round wood side table presented here would probably cost up to $300. The materials used in this tutorial cost no more than $70, and just look at how great it turned out. You can obtain different wooden finishes so that your table will fit perfectly among the rest of your furniture.
For this tutorial, you’re going to need a few items that might seem unconventional at first. How can you actually turn a cake pan into a round wood side table? Well, the cake pan will actually stand upside-down, and if you spray it with a pastel color, it will look amazing in combination with the wood round that will serve as the table top.
You need pastel mint green and some gold spray
You’ll also need to purchase separately some table legs for decorative side tables, and different top plates to attach the legs to the table. You’ll most definitely need a drill, so if you don’t have one around your house, you can rent it at a local hardware store.
The round wood side table presented in this tutorial was sprayed with a pastel mint green color, and with a beautiful, dark wood stain. In our opinion, the two colors go perfectly together, but you can easily substitute them with any combination you like. We would even go for pink and a light oak! You can also substitute the gold spray paint with a silver or copper one. How’s rose gold for a change? Be creative and design your ideal round wood side table, without having to spend hundreds of dollars. [/read]
Find the perfect cake pan for your dark wood side table
The round wood side table created in this tutorial was made with a 16 in x 2 in cake pan.
Purchase a light wood side table piece
Here’s how the round wood side table piece looked before being painted. It looks good as it is, but it will definitely look better once it will be colored with a dark wood stain. You can also go for a lighter wood, it’s all about your personal preferences. You can easily find one in online stores, or even at the local stores in your area. Make sure it’s made of a good-quality material, so that it will hold the wood piece.
Get the wooden legs for your DIY side table
For this round wood side table, you’ll need three wooden legs with metal feet. The feet will be painted gold, while the wood part will be painted with the same wood stain as the table top.