that’s a lot of wine

I started this project about a year ago after I finished these tables but it required drinking a lot of wine to finish.

Here’s the supplies.

Another Ikea frame (this time from the AS IS section and cost only $5)

Some wooden legs and corner brackets ( I bought them so long ago I don’t remember what they cost but it wasn’t much)

And lots of corks

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First I painted the legs black to match the frame. Then used the corner brackets to attach the legs to the back of the frame.

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I cut all the corks in half so I could cover the surface twice as fast.

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And here’s the pattern I decided to use.

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After adding corks over the last year I finally had enough to fill the top.

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Here’s the bottom. It’s not so pretty but no one sees it. You can see how I added nails into the frame to keep the bottom of the frame secure. I put two on each short side and 3 on the longer ones. You can also see the corner brackets. They are just screwed in and then I painted them black but you can’t see them since the frame hangs down and covers them.

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And here’s the final table. It’s not made to hold anything very heavy but its perfect for a glass of wine while you watch tv.

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Thanks to everyone who helped drink the wine 🙂

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