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31 DIY Side Table Ideas That Will Transform Your Living Space

diy side table ideas

Are you tired of the same old side tables in your living room? Ready to add a touch of creativity and personal flair to your space? Look no further! In this article, we will explore 31 DIY side table ideas that will completely transform the look and feel of your living area.

From upcycled thrift store finds to rustic pallet wood tables, these budget-friendly projects will help you achieve the perfect balance of style and functionality.

Let’s dive in and discover how you can revamp your living space with these unique and innovative side table designs.

Upcycled Thrift Store Finds

Thrift stores are the best place to find cheap furniture. However, they will probably not be to your taste. This is the opportunity to unleash your creativity and give a cheap side table it´s second life.

You can paint, strip, sand and also modify old furniture to bring it up to date to fit into your home.

stripes side table diy

Stripes customized side table

customized antique table

Antique side table makeover

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How to bleach wood furniture

painted side table idea

Curbside table makeover

side table covered with map

Map covered side table

retro side table makeover

Retro side table makeover

side table upgrade

Side table upgrade

Pipe Design

If you’re looking to add an edgy and industrial touch to your living space, consider incorporating industrial or copper pipe into your side table project.

Pipes can be easily adapted and repurposed into unique and visually striking table legs. The raw and rugged look of the pipes paired with a wooden or metal table top can create a stylish and modern piece of furniture that is sure to make a statement in any room.

Plus, the sturdy and durable nature of industrial pipes ensures that your DIY side table will stand the test of time.

copper pipe side table diy

 copper and wood side table // Look what I made

easy pipe side table

Easy pipe side table

easy himmeli table

 DIY himmeli table // Mademoiselle

small copper side table

DIY Copper tube small side table

half circle end table

Half circle side table

pvc diy table

PVC pipe side table

Wooden DIY Side Table ideas

Another creative way to transform your living space is using wood to create a unique and rustic side table. Wood is a versatile material and it can easily be transformed into a trendy and functional piece of furniture with a bit of creativity.

Whether you choose to leave it natural for a more rustic look or paint it for a pop of color, the possibilities are endless.

By adding some legs or wheels to a wood plank, you can elevate it into a stylish side table that adds character to your living space.

wood side table diy

 An asymmetrical side table // A kailo chic life

minimal wood table

Minimal DIY side Table

fluted end couch table

How to make a fluted side table

wood stacked side table

Stacked side table DIY

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Simple side table

diy round side table

DIY Round side table

stump side table

Stump side table

Unusual items turn into DIY side table

Below are detailed and fun ideas to make DIY side tables with unexpected items. Each idea is distinct and interesting, designed to capture attention and complete your home decoration.

Whether your are looking to revamp their living space or just want to try out a fun and unique DIY project, these ideas are sure to provide some inspiration.

statement side table diy

 DIY statement side table // Monsters circus

cactus side table diy

The cactus side table // Plaster and disaster

DIY round coffee table

DIY Round tables

diy ball side table

DIY Ball side table

mid century side table diy

DIY side table made with a cake pan

Geometric Hairpin Leg Table

For those looking to add a modern and minimalist touch to their living space, the Geometric Hairpin Leg Table is the perfect DIY project.

This table combines sleek geometric shapes with the trendy hairpin legs, creating a stylish and contemporary piece of furniture.

With just a few materials and some basic woodworking skills, you can create a statement piece that will instantly elevate the look of your room.

ikea hack side table

Ikea Hack side table

crate diy table

DIY Crate side table

hairpin leg side table

DIY hairpin side table

Rustic Pallet Wood Table

After exploring this geometric design, let’s now move on to a more rustic option with the Rustic Pallet Wood Table.

If you’re looking to bring a touch of charm and warmth to your living space, the Rustic Pallet Wood Table is the perfect DIY project for you.

Made from recycled pallets, this table exudes a cozy and inviting vibe that can instantly make your room feel more intimate and welcoming. With its natural wood grains and weathered finish, this table adds a touch of rustic elegance to any room.

Working with pallet wood is a sustainable and budget-friendly way to create a one-of-a-kind piece of furniture that truly reflects your style. So roll up your sleeves and get ready to transform your living space with the Rustic Pallet Wood Table.

wood pallet side table diy

Wood Pallet side table DIY

rustic wood diy table

Rustic side table made with pallet

pallet side table diy

Pallet side table DIY

In conclusion, transforming your living space with unique and budget-friendly DIY side tables is easier than you think.

Whether you choose to upcycle thrift store finds, get creative with industrial pipe designs, or opt for a rustic pallet wood table, adding a personal touch to your home has never been more rewarding. So why wait?

Dive into these DIY projects and let your creativity shine, all while saving money and achieving a truly one-of-a-kind look for your living room. Start crafting your perfect side table today and watch as your living space is transformed before your eyes.

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Saturday 24th of September 2016

Thank you SO much for including my project�������� love yr blog Amaryllis��

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Friday 14th of October 2016

Your tables are so lovely! Thanks for sharing such wonderful ideas!