DIY Sherbert Striped Tablecloth

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Back in March I was sharing some sneak peeks on instagram about a secret summer project I was working on and today I’m finally sharing pictures of it! I partnered with ScotchBlue Painter’s Tape to create this sherbert striped tablecloth made from a dropcloth and some bright sherbert paint colors.

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Perfect for summer entertaining and a really easy project to DIY. Keep reading to see the full tutorial on how to make your own…

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Materials:
Canvas drop cloth in a size of your choice
Scissors
Four favorite sherbet paint colors (2 sample sizes in each color)
Paint brushes
Directions:
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1.Divide the cloth drop cloth in four equal parts with strips of tape. A canvas dropcloth is a great choice
because there’s already plastic on the inside which makes it easy to paint on as it shouldn’t leak
through.
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2. Set up your painting station in a well ventilated location (mine was on the sidewalk since we don’t have a backyard space!). Decide what order you want your colors to go and start on the first strip.
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3.Continue with the second, third, and fourth strips
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4.Let it dry completely and apply touch ups as needed
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5. Then strip off the tape for gorgeous new summertime tablecloth!
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Comments

I love this! If you include the mint and emerald green, these are all the inspiration colors for my daughter’s bedroom makeover, based on some honeycomb-patterned pillow shams I got at Target. I’ve been debating about what to do for curtains and when I saw your post it hit me–THESE would make fabulous curtain panels! Paint, hang with clips and I’m done! Thank you, thank you. Off to get supplies in the morning… 🙂

liz, such a cute idea – i was wondering where to get a nice cheap tablecloth when i first saw this on your insta-G but now i get it – drop cloth!! cool!! thanks for the tutorial!

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