We pulled together some of our favorite DIY coffee table ideas from modern to farmhouse and everything in between.
With all 20 of these DIY coffee table ideas you can choose from modern to chic to farmhouse. We have you covered!
When it comes to choosing a coffee table, be sure to think about the size of your space and what types of materials you want to include.
For instance, marble, wood, or brass are all popular craft materials for DIY tables.
Plus, you can make them in any shape or size to fit your space, whether it’s round, oval, square or rectangular. You can even customize your DIY coffee table to match your color scheme with fresh paint…
20 Best DIY Coffee Tables
1 — Basket Coffee Table Hack
2 — DIY Fluted Side Table
Textured coffee tables are always a yes for us. A fluted side table is the perfect DIY to add some dimension to your room with only 4 easy supplies.
3 — DIY Cross Coffee Table
Do you want a modern coffee table or a traditional one? This cross coffee table can be either depending on how you style it.
4 — DIY Tile Side Table
Convert this adorable tiled side table to a coffee table with a glass top and even personalize this piece of furniture with your tile choices.
5 — DIY Mid Century Nightstand
We love this mid century modern nightstand. Flip it into a coffee table by opting for shorter legs and style as a coffee table.
6 — DIY Pallet Table
Our DIY pallet table is a cheap and easy option for an industrial coffee table.
7 — DIY Ikea Hack Side Table
Ikea hacks are our go-to. This side table could easily become your new coffee table. Its open ends also allow your room to flow and are perfect for storage space for small areas.
8 — DIY Mid Century Side Table
Upsize this mid century side table for your new coffee table. It even opens for the perfect hiding spot for your remotes.
9 — DIY Mini Patterned Side Table
Our patterned mini side table is the perfect coffee table for the more small scale apartments and spaces.
10 — DIY Sofa Table
Still thinking on the apartment side, our DIY sofa table is a sturdy and stylish alternative to a traditional coffee table.
11 — DIY Marble Table Top with Gold Accents
DIY marble table top with gold accents is a trending and low profile option for your new coffee table.
12 — DIY TV Tray and Folded Heart Napkins
Do you really need a traditional coffee table? Opt for our gold and wood finish TV tray instead. Call it a new stylish coffee table alternative.
13 — Simple DIY Faux Terrazzo Coffee Table
Wanting lots of color to brighten up your space? Try our DIY faux terrazzo coffee table with only a short list of supplies.
14 — DIY Floor Table
Our DIY floor table can be used as your new wooden coffee table when you’re not entertaining.
15 — An Easy DIY Kids Activity Table
Kids play table or your new coffee table? This white kids activity table is at the perfect coffee table height and has an abundance of storage.
16 — Gold and Faux Marble Coffee Table Ikea Hack
Back again with another Ikea hack! This gold and faux marble coffee table is a low cost and stylish option for your new coffee table
17 — DIY Outdoor Chevron Coffee Table
Do you need a coffee table for your backyard? This DIY all wood chevron outdoor coffee table is durable and stylish all in one.
18 — Farmhouse Coffee Table (Beginner/Under $40)
Farmhouse style has been so popular for so long. This DIY farmhouse coffee table is easy, affordable and adorable.
19 — DIY Square Coffee Table
Wanting to build a coffee table from scratch? This square wood coffee table is perfect for large living rooms and definitely fits the infamous farmhouse style.
20 — Coffee Table Trunk: Thrift Flip
Thrift store flips are one in a million, and we are loving this trunk gone gold coffee table for a unique addition to your space.
In case you’re looking for more DIY ideas for how to style or decorate your new coffee table, check out our other ideas below —
- DIY Stacked Vases
- A DIY Reed Diffuser is always a good idea
- You can never go wrong with a fresh DIY Sage Bundle for ambiance and decor
- An easy DIY concrete tray for serving