16 DIY Coffee Table Ideas – With a Twist
When you think of a coffee table, you may have something traditional in mind, something that you had in your childhood home, and has matching end tables on either end of the family-room sofa.
You won't find anything like that here.
These DIY coffee table ideas are sure to blow your mind and give you something way more interesting and unique in your own home. Let's check them out.
#1 DIY Crate Coffee Table
Tara has "anything and everything". She wanted to redo her living room without spending a fortune, so she got some cheap crates from a craft store and built this baby!
Check out how she did it. See the tutorial.
#2 Whiskey Barrel Coffee Table
#3 Old Window Coffee Table
Marty Walden took an old window and made the most charming table. This would look super in a more formal area of your home. Check out how Marty did this here.
#4 Old Door Coffee Table
#5 Cable Spool Coffee Table
#6 Coffee Table Suitcaase
In eight easy steps, you can take an old suitcase and turn it into this masterpiece of a table for your home. Check out Ruche's instructions here.
#7 Barn Door Coffee Table with Storage
#8 DIY Bottlecap Mosaic Coffee Table
#9 DIY Upholstered Coffee Table
#10 Tree Branch Table
Man Made DIY shows us how to make this rustic tree branch table. See the instructions here.
#11 Wire Spool Coffee Table
Lara had this great idea for using a wire spool and casters from a local junk yard to create this masterpiece. See how she did it by checking out her instructions.
#12 Sawhorse Coffee Table
Jamison says this table is a winner for two reasons: cheap and easy. You can make it for under $25 and it's very simple to make. Look at the tutorial here.
#13 Factory Cart Coffee Table
Ashley Turner loves this idea of making a factory cart into a coffee table. Check out the tutorial here.
#14 Storage Coffee Table
This table is great if you have kids or like to store things like blankets. It slides the clutter out of sight quickly and easily, so that people just see that you have a neat coffee table. Check out what Jamison says in his instructions.
#15 Multi-Functional Coffee/Play Table
In eight easy steps and with a bit of chalk paint, you can make this great coffee/play table. The kids can decorate it! Check out how to make this table by reading the tutorial.
#16 Rustic X Coffee Table
Ok, so now you have plenty of ideas to choose from, and have plenty of work to do.
Which table best fits your personality and style? Let's do some work!