Tiled Coffee Table

Take a cheap as chips high street coffee table and give it enviable style and originality with this easy project. Ceramic pens were used to add designs to budget white glazed tiles, easily sourced from any of the diy sheds.

Homestyle Makes 5-15

You will need:

Coffee table

Tiles

Ceramic pen

Tile glue

Grout

Edging strip

Black paint

Paint brush

Beading

Panel pins

Hammer

Saw

Choose two designs for the pattern on the tiles and then draw on with the ceramic pen. Leave tiles to dry.

Paint the table with black paint.

Arrange the tiles on the tabletop, keeping the design random, combine patterned and plain tiles. When you’re happy with the design take a photo. Tip: Use the photo as your guide as you stick the tiles in place with tile adhesive, we stuck our tiles snuggly against each other. Leave to dry.

To neaten the table edge cut a retaining strip from beading then secure with panel pins. Grout the table, leave to dry. Paint the retaining strip to match the table.

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