How to Turn a Round Coffee Table Into an Ottoman
Many people have a round coffee table that fits perfectly in their living room, but need a foot rest or just something different. An easy solution is to transform it into an ottoman!
You will need the following materials:
- Round Coffee Table
- 1/2 inch foam
- Upholstery batting
- Fabric of your choice
- Stapler and staples
Follow these steps to turn your round coffee table into an ottoman:
- Lay foam on the top of the table – Using a 1/2 inch foam, cut it to the size of your coffee table top. Make sure the corners are cut cleanly. Secure the foam to the surface of the table with a few staples.
- Attach upholstery batting on top – Cut your upholstery batting to the size of the foam. Smooth it over the top of the foam and staple it to the outside edge of the table.
- Stretch your fabric over the batting – Place the fabric over the batting and smooth out any air bubbles or wrinkles. Staple the fabric to the outside edge of the table.
- Tuck in the edges of the fabric – To give it a finished Look, tuck any excess fabric underneath the table, leaving a clean edge all the way around the ottoman.
Your round coffee table is now transformed into a stylish ottoman! Add some pretty pillows around it and instantly update the look of your room without spending too much money on new furniture.