Introduction: Side Table Makeover
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Step 1: Watch the Short Video Tutorial Here!
Step 2: Here's What You'll Need
Old side table in need of a makeover
Black and white striped cotton fabric (1 1/2 yards)
Americana Decou-Page Americana Decor Chalky Finish in White, Treasure and Romance
Krylon Short Cuts paint pen in Metallic Gold
Americana Multi-Surface Satin Metallic Gold
Step 3: Here's How
Paint the sides and interior of the side table (and drawer front) with the chalky finish in treasure
Paint the top of the table and sides of the drawer in white chalky finish
Paint the inside of the drawer with the red (Romance) chalky finish
Paint the front trim with the Americana Metallic Gold
Place the ironed stripe fabric on the table top and line up the stripes
With the palm of your hand, press a crease around the edges of the fabric
*Use the creases as your cut lines
Paint the Americana Decou-Page on the top and adhere the fabric
Add another layer of Decou-Page to the fabric after it's in place
Repeat the process with the fabric around the base and on the sides of the drawer
Edge the table with a Krylon Short Cuts metallic paint marker
Drill a hole in the center of the drawer and add a knob if there isn't one there already
Hang a tassel from the knob and you're done