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Published on August 28th, 2007 | by Jules Yap


a touch of glass for the humble lack side table

it was a nice surprise to see better homes and gardens hacking ikea too. michelle was the one who spotted this pretty mosaic table featured on their site. i’m loving the geometric design.

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the skinny: paint the lack side table a handsome charcoal background colour. then, stick on black and brown bisazza glass tiles (which are gorgeous, by the way), tile by tile with a dab of weldbond. lastly, grout the tiles and smooth it into the spaces. leave to dry.

for the full blow-by-blow mosaic table making instructions, click here. also check out the video how-to.

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