Ikea Rug Makeover

Monday, January 9, 2012

 During my first shopping experience this past weekend at,




I found this great round outdoor rug, below,
for only $19.99.




The perfect basis for a quick and simple Monogram Project.


Step One:  Gathered supplies.
~Bowls to use as border templates and a "B" Cake Topper for the Monogram template.




Step Two:  Traced the Bowls and the Letter "B" on the rug with a permanent black marker.




Step Three:  Filled in the lines with Black Indoor/Outdoor Paint.




 And once the Painted Monogram was completely dry...




Placed it by our Salon Door to enjoy!







More on my IKEA trip coming soon! "smiles"
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15 comments:

  1. The rug turned out great! Such a cool and easy transformation.

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  2. Love, love, love - you clever, crafty thing you! :)

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  3. What a clever idea! I bought a monogrammed rug from Home Depot last year and paid a lot more! Love what you did with the Ikea rug. Very clever. I'm your newest follower and I hope you can pop over to Cottage and Creek and follow back.
    Have a good week.
    Lynn
    www.cottageandcreek.com

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  4. nice - what a way to draw us in the door! classic & fresh! would love to have ya come link up:

    http://northerncottage.blogspot.com/2012/01/northern-cottage-party-time-tuesday2.html

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  5. Love how you personalized it! You're so creative that way. I love Ikea for storage and especially for sewing room storage! I can hardly wait to see what other things you found and how you used them.

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  6. Great idea! That really turned out so nice.

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  7. Beautiful! You got such nice clean lines. Those textured surfaces are tricky to paint!

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  8. ooohhh, I love it. I would love if you linked to http://www.eyeheart.ca/2012/01/anything-goes-at-eye-heart-8.html

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  9. Love that!! I would have never thought to do that in a million years. lol :)

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  10. The rug looks great. I love this idea and it looks super easy which is even better. I was just at Ikea a week ago now I wish I picked up a rug.

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