Stenciled Tray and Side Table Storage

       On a recent trip to the hardware store
I ran across a large wooden circle and 
turned it into a beauty!

Table storage and chair with pillow


This large circle from Home Depot was $7 and gave me all kinds of great ideas! 

Wooden raw wood circle

It's a super large wooden circle and about an inch thick. 

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The first thing I did was to stain the piece with a dark kona stain then stencil on one of my favorite Antique stencils from Old Sign Stencils.


Old sign stencil antiques stencils


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Close up of Antique stencil


Above and below this stencil I added a couple of stenciled feathers.

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Wooden tray with Antiques stenciled and handles

I added cabinet handles to either side then gave the piece a good sanding with an electric sander to distress the stencil. 

I coated the piece with a finishing coat of hemp oil to bring out the details and seal the distressed areas. 

Wooden tray with handles and salt and pepper shaker

The giant wooden circle made a beautiful farmhouse tray for the center of my extra large table. 

Add Lazy Susan turntable parts like I did on this Farmhouse Lazy Susan and you've got yourself a spinning tray! 

You can read about the DIY bench that surrounds this farmhouse table HERE.

Wooden tray in center of table

Wooden stenciled tray on table with 3 chairs

When not using this for a tray, it fits beautifully on top of this large wire basket and I can use it as a table with storage!

Wooden tray on top of metal basket

Wooden tray on basket filled with pillows and blankets

It makes the perfect end table or small coffee table and a great place to store throws or extra pillows. 

You can read about my buffalo check mantel garland HERE.

Tray on basket as side table in front of fire place


You can read about this neutral, farmhouse styled living room HERE.

Wooden tray storage as coffee table filled with pillows and blankets


stenciled tray storage Pinterest pin


Stenciled table tray side table next to chair

It's a versatile project that cost under $10 to make.

Here are a couple more ideas using this Antique stencil...

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Homeroad
Homeroad

I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .