Sunday, April 25, 2010

Met Monday-Table from Wall Art

Hey Ya'll!
It's Met Monday over at
I'm sharing my new coffee table!

You may remember this from an earlier
post about my deck re-do.

I mentioned that I had an interesting
 "leg" idea to turn this metal wall art into a
coffee table for the deck.
Well, here was the idea

15" plant hangers for $6 each.

The obligatory black spray paint.
I painted this table too while I was at it.

so much better!

Back to the legs...
I used this welder adhesive to add
a bead of glue to both the table frame
and the table legs.

waited 10 minutes

and welded together. 
I used tape and a few screws to keep it together
while it dried several hours.

A little plexiglass for the top and Wala!
A perfect outdoor coffee table for under $60!


  1. HOLLY CLEVER! love it... what a creative mind you have! it looks great dena, way to go. Jenn

  2. sorry... "HOLY" NOT the name.. ha!

  3. Great idea! Looks wonderful on your newly updated deck.

  4. Now that's thinking outside the box! It looks fab with your other outdoor furniture.

  5. What a great table that makes, Dena! Very clever using plant hangers.

  6. Now that's clever. It turned out beautiful.

  7. what a fantastic idea! way to really think outside the box. it looks like it was always a coffee table, so you know you did a good job!

  8. wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    you're a genius!

  9. What a super idea. Very very smart and it looks great!

  10. You are a genius! Dropping by from BNOTP, #7.


  11. That is a very creative project! Love it. It's one of those file it away for future use ideas. thanks for sharing. Thank you too for stopping by junkblossoms. We hope you'll be back again soon. Pat

  12. did you think of that! It looks so expensive, nicely done:)

  13. That is the most amazing table I've seen, I love it.
    Amazing job!

  14. Brilliant...I've got an old metal headboard and footboard to a twin bed that I want to attach or at least use with a free standing twin frame...any ideas? I'd appreciate any ideas...I'm sort of stumped and don't want to just attach to the wall.

  15. Great re-purpose for the wall art! Oh the joys of homemaking!

  16. Ingenious coffee table, I would have never thought to take plant hooks to use for legs. Bravo!

  17. What a fantastic idea! I love that the legs are plant holders---you are creative.

  18. OMG!!!! This is awesome!!!! I would have never thought of that!!!! Thanks for the inspiration!!! ;)

  19. What an awesome idea! This is a wonderful idea...and so unique! Great job!
    Thanks so much for stopping by!
    Have a beautiful week~
    ;-D Kathleen