Coffee & Side Tables

Published on April 12th, 2013 | by Jules Yap


From a Lack table to a sweet little stenciled one

Materials: Lack side table cedar wood strips, stencil, wood stain, paint

Description: I picked up this lack table with an idea to re-purpose it but I had no idea how. Then I remembered this technique of gluing wood strips to make a new top. I got cedar wood strips, cut them to size. I glued them to the top, I painted the table white. I stenciled the raw wood and stained over that. Voila! Sweet little table.

~ Melissa Aldana, Pompano Beach, Fl

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Jules Yap

"I am Jules, the engine behind IKEAHackers and the one who keeps this site up and running. My mission is to capture all the wonderful, inspiring, clever hacks and ideas for our much loved IKEA items".

3 Responses to From a Lack table to a sweet little stenciled one

  1. Henrik says:

    This is the most awesome makeover!!! How did you get the pattern of the wood to shine through where you had painted with white?

  2. Anonymous says:

    I wish I could buy that table..

  3. Awesome job! Great work!! :D

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