Decoupaged Fabric Table Makeover

Difficulty Cost Time Age Person Event
Reasonable ~ $25 to $50
Hours 4
-- -- --

Turn a thrift store side table into a thing of beauty with fabric, Maxx Gloss paint and decoupage medium. See how easy it is to do in this short video:

Continue Reading on My Blog

You Will Need...

  • Thrift store table
  • Enough fabric to cover the top
  • Americana Decor Maxx Gloss (in a matching color)
  • *I used Caribbean Sea
  • Americana Decoupage in Gloss
  • Paintbrush
  • Scissors
  • Large sheet of butcher paper
  • Optional: Metallic Gold Paint Pen

Step by Step Instructions

  • Step 1

    1. Press paper around the table top to create a pattern
    2. Trace around the crease with a pencil and cut out
    3. & 4. Pin to the fabric and carefully cut out the pattern
    5. & 6. Pick a color of Maxx Gloss to match the fabric and stir thoroughly, don’t shake
    7. Give the table 1 to 2 coats of Maxx Gloss (no need to sand, prime or prep)
    8. & 9. Coat the table top with Americana Decoupage
    10. Make sure there are no wrinkles and that the fabric is perfectly flat and in position
    11. Coat the entire piece of fabric with a generous amount of the Decoupage and let dry
    12. Optional: Use a metallic gold paint pen to edge the table


Inspired From:


Leave a Reply