I Did It!
A software engineer with a passion for making furniture dreams up a painted plywood coffee table that looks like it's topped with tile. A stencil makes it possible.
Wooster 1.25-inch Bristle Stencil Brush, $13; homedepot.com
Santa Ana Tile Stencil in Medium, $13; cuttingedgestencils.com
Hairpin Legs, $50 for four; diyhairpinlegs.com
Chalked Ultra Matte in Charcoal, price varies; rustoleum.com
Chalked Ultra Matte in Linen White, price varies; rustoleum.com
Chalked Protective Topcoat in Matte Clear, price varies; rustoleum.com
Rust-Oleum Protective Enamel in Flat Black, $7; amazon.com
Rust-Oleum Matte Clear Enamel, $13; amazon.com
Tile12 Reusable Laser-Cut Stencil, price varies; etsy.com
Moroccan No. 9 Stencil, from $15; etsy.com
- Kerala Stencil, from $10; cuttingedgestencils.com