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Upcycled coffee table with leather handles

lifestylebymari
Junior Contributor
lifestylebymari
lifestylebymari
Junior Contributor

Sanding back to the original colour and adding black leather handles modernised this coffee table.

 

 

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The project

 

I found this beauty on Facebook Marketplace and thought it had so much potential.

 

I started by sanding the whole table to its original raw colour and discovered a beautiful timber underneath. To add a bit more of a modern and interesting look I painted the bottom part black. The final touch was adding these beautiful black leather and gold handles. To protect the top, I added a clear varnish.

 

Materials

 

 

 

  • 40 grit and 60 grit sandpaper

 

  • Lane black leather handle 

 

Before and after

 

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More coffee table projects

 

Bunnings Workshop member Winnie10 secured half round dowels to an old spool to create this attractive coffee table.

 

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Bunnings Workshop member DanaR upcycled this coffee table she found on the kerbside using a sander from the Ozito range, primer, stain and paint.

 

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