4 easy ways to turn an old table from staid to stunning
A kitchen table
How to do it
Step 1) Paint the table, choosing a bold colour for the supports.
Step 2) Once it’s dry, stretch a piece of patterned oilcloth taut across the top, stapling the edges neatly under the lip.
What you need
Paradise Lace oilcloth, £12 per m, Viva la Frida. Legs painted in All White estate eggshell, £25.50 for 2.5l, Farrow & Ball. Supports painted in New Yellow Gloss Super spray paint, £5.86, Plasti-Kote.