Storage ottoman coffee table provides additional seating, a footrest, and can serve as a coffee. Some ottomans offer storage for board games, newspapers and other items that can move your living room. Making a homemade ottoman can be a very simple project. Use an ottoman in the living room, family room, home office or even in the bedroom.
A quick and easy ottoman
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Make a super simple but appealing storage ottoman coffee table with next to some woodworking skills. Buy two square or rectangular box-style pillows. Choose colors and fabrics that work with the style of your room, but avoid silk. Measure your pillows and visit your local home improvement store. Have a piece of strong MDF or plywood cut to the size of your box pillows in the store, so bring it home, sand and paint. Screw wheels in each corner. Stack both your box-style pillows on this base and enjoy your new light ottoman.
Create a Tufted Ottoman
If you want an elegant look at a low price, make your own beautiful tufted ottoman. Look for steady legs that can stand up to weight. Sand and paint or stains on the legs and base of the storage ottoman coffee table as desired. Choose a distance for tufting that works well with the size of your table. Cut 2 inch foam to fit your coffee table and attach with spray glue. Add foam along the table apron if needed. Cover the table with batting and then with the desired homemade ottoman fabric. Tuft by sewing buttons through the foam, batting and fabric on each drilled hole with a covered button or other beautiful button on the top and a cheap one on the underside. When tufting is complete,