Beginner build: Wood Ottoman Tray

large wood tray, ottoman tray

Can you ever go wrong with trays?  Food trays, decorative trays, patio trays, plant trays… and today I’m sharing this oversized ottoman tray.  This is a repost of a build – one of my earliest – from 2016.   This post contains Amazon affiliate links to items I used.  For full affiliate disclosure please see […]

“Lord, give me wine” coffee tray

Farmhouse tray, ottoman tray, easy build tray, rustic industrial tray

I had a customer request to make a “farmhouse tray” that was 36″ by 20″ (huge) with black pipe handles and a quote on the front.  The tray was/is going to be used on an upholstered ottoman to set drinks etc and not really as a carrying tray – you’d have to have strong arms […]

Build Your Own Ottoman Tray

DIY Ottoman Tray - a great beginner project

I’m all about little vignettes lately.  Specifically designed areas of decor that tell a story.  I don’t know that my attempts at vignettes necessarily tell a story, but I think they give off a vibe or feeling of warmth and welcome. I feel warm and welcome anyways. The trend right now seems to be trays […]