Easy DIY Office Mat Decor

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.




Easy DIY Office Mat Décor

Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat. Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


This is a fun “dress up” project for an office mat, to match existing room décor. You are not married to the colors below… change the colors to match your existing room décor colors! This would be an especially fun project for a teens room and their desk. It is such a simple project, that your teen could probably help.

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


Easy DIY Office Mat Decor Materials:

Office Mat – note: there are spikes on the bottom of office mats for rugs, and no spikes on office mats for hardwood floors.
Coral Blush DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint
• These Apple Barrel Brand Acrylic Paints were used on this project:
• 21379 Pink Blush
21481 Key West
21473 Pale Daffodil
• 21480 Lime Street
• 20520 Lavender
• Paper Plates
• Disposable jar lids, buckets, bowls in various sizes
Rust-Oleum 2xUltra Cover Paint + Primer in Aqua Satin
• Large Cardboard or Tarp

Optional:
• Straight Edge
• Sharpie
• Sharp Utility Knife

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


Easy DIY Office Mat Decor Directions:

• Optional:
• Use a straight edge and make a line to cut off the lip of the chair mat.
• Use a utility knife to cut the mat.

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


• On a protected (use cardboard or a tarp) and flat surface, begin to make your circles.
• Pour various colors of paint onto paper plates and stamp them into the paint and onto the mat. Take the circular disposable container (jar, paint can, etc), dip the rim into your paint, and then press onto your mat.
• Make the layout random and fun. Overlapping and even irregularly outlined circles are best.
• Allow to dry completely.

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


• Take your Rust-Oleum 2xUltra Cover Paint + Primer in Aqua Satin and paint the mat using long even strokes. Cover the dry paint circles.
• Allow to dry completely.
• Apply a second coat of the Rust-Oleum 2xUltra Cover Paint + Primer in Aqua Satin (or whatever color you have chosen for this project).
• Depending on the size of your mat, you will use the entire can.

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat.  Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


• Let your Easy DIY Office Mat Décor dry for a minimum of 24 hours (until completely set) before putting onto the floor.

This is just a guess (I have not done it), buuuuuut I think this could work with any of the vinyl mats. The higher the traffic the more possibility for wear, but if you are trying to dress up a floor mat, it is definitely something to consider.

Easy DIY Office Mat Decor. Update your office floor mat with this easy to do, stylish and fun, decorated floor mat. Need a floor mat for underneath your office chair to protect your rug but are tired of the boring ones sold at office supply stores? Or, do have a mat at home you would like to freshen and update? Liven up your office space with this easy, DIY office floor mat project.


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Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project

Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.



Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project Supplies Needed:

Wooden Tray – this can be an old tray laying around the house, or a brand new unfinished tray
Drawer Handle – make certain there are matching screws if the handle screw in from the front
• Matte Paint – choose a color that matches your decor, a holiday or is generic enough to give as a gift!
Paint Brush – a 1″ to 2″ paint brush is a good size. You will need to make certain you can get into the corners.
Drill and drill bit – to predrill the holes for the drawer screw handles
Screwdriver
• Pen or Pencil
Sandpaper
• Drop Cloth

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project Supplies Instructions:

• Make sure the tray is clean and dry. Use your sandpaper to scuff up any gloss on a finished tray, or to knock off the edges on an unfinished tray.

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


• Paint your tray. Line the area with a drop cloth. Use two coats of paint on unfinished wood. Depending on how dark an old, finished tray you are reusing may be, you may need an additional coat of paint (or primer).
• Allow the paint to dry in between coats.

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


• Once your finished paint coat is dry, you will be applying your decorative drawer handle.
• Place the handle where you would like it on the tray. Now, using a pen (or pencil), mark the holes. Just draw a circle filled in where the empty hold spot is so you know where to predrill your holes for attachment.

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


• Drill at the two points you marked with the pen with the drill bit, at just enough depth to get the screws started; do not drill all the way through.

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


• Align the decorative drawer handle with the drilled holes and use your screwdriver to screw the screws into the drilled holes to secure the handle.
• You can line your tray with contact paper if you like, but it is not necessary.

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


That’s all there is to it!

Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


Easy DIY Upcycled Tray Project; Simply, quickly and inexpensively transform an old (or new) tray into a fabulous, multi-use, accent decor piece with these simple step by step instructions.


This is an easy DIY craft project that is a great way to dress up seasonal decor (pumpkins, pine cones, flowers, dried potpourri), stack books, vases or other knickknacks, or to dress up a gift you are giving to someone.


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DIY West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter

This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!!

DIY West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter



This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


And, when spring rolls around again, this is the perfect way to dress up your outdoor gardening pots quickly, easily, and inexpensively! This is just an all around simple and pretty potting DIY craft.

DIY West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter Supplies needed:

• Succulent of your choice
Terracotta Pot, one that will compliment your plant size – for a succulent, make it a smaller pot
• Spray Paint Color of Your Choice – try Rust-Oleum’s Metallic Aged Copper!
Paint Brush
Painter’s Tape
White Paint

DIY West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter Directions:

This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


• Make sure your pot is clean and dry.

This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


• Place your pot upside down on a large cardboard surface and spray your spray paint.
• Allow your first paint coat to dry, and then spray on a second coat.
• Once your second coat of paint is completely dry, be sure to turn over and spray paint the rim and the inner edges.
• Again spray paint twice allowing for those edges and rims to dry completely in between coats.

This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


• Once the pot is dry, take two strips of painter’s Tape and make a triangle with the point pointing up. Be certain to really press down on the inner edges of the tape in order to ensure nice straight, white lines and not get any seepage.

This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


• Using a small amount of white paint, paint within the taped lines of the triangle. This may take four (4) complete coat of white paint. Wait until the paint is dry from one coat of white paint before applying the next coat of white paint.

This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


• Once your white paint is completely dry, carefully peel the Painter’s Tape from the pot.

This DIY, West Elm Inspired Succulent Planter is a great way to bring summer inside all year round! Dress up a large pot; plant some herbs, a few trailers and more. Start a fantastic planter shelf or brighten up your current planters with this cute metallic design. Easy to care for succulent plants are wonderful way to brighten up your planter shelf! Really make your indoor and outdoor planters POP!


• Plant your succulent as desired.


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