If you consider yourselves as a pretty good woodworkers, you might want to consider making your own DIY ottoman coffee table rather than purchasing it. This way, you can save some of the unnecessary cost of the ottoman coffee table which can admittedly be a bit expensive than most centerpiece for the living room. Even if you are not a professional woodworker, as long as you have the needed skill for this kind of craft, it can be a fun experience to create your own DIY ottoman coffee table. The materials and tools that are required to make this DIY ottoman coffee table are actually pretty basic and therefore easy to acquire.
The main thing that you need before you even begin is an old coffee table which is still strong enough to hold some load on the table top. Even if the outer look of your old coffee table appear outdated or even rustic, you can definitely create your own magic and transform it into a new DIY ottoman coffee table using some comfortable cushion and a sheet of fabric that has a beautiful color or pattern. With the right steps and careful treatment, you can have your DIY ottoman coffee table by the end of the day.