Try This: Wallpaper Table

Perk up a plain table or stool with salvaged wallpaper scraps.

| May/June 2011

  • These formerly bare, blonde wood stools made great seats and side tables, but they lacked personality. Oh, what a difference a little wallpaper makes.
    Photo By Erin Kunkel
  • These formerly bare, blonde wood stools made great seats and side tables, but they lacked personality. Oh, what a difference a little wallpaper makes.

With its wonderful range of patterns and colors, wallpaper is a decorating staple that can quickly freshen up furnishings, cabinets or other places that could use a facelift. It’s easy to adhere wallpaper to just about any surface with craft glue. Give it a try with this simple table transformation project.

Pattern Play  

These formerly bare, blonde wood stools made great seats and side tables, but they lacked personality. Oh, what a difference a little wallpaper makes.

Tools and Materials



Wallpaper scraps
Stool or side table
Pencil
Scissors
Mod Podge craft glue
Foam pad brush
X-Acto knife
Wallpaper brush or burnishing tool
Measuring tape (optional)

How To






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