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Project

Striped Picnic Basket

A burst of pink applied to a picnic basket adds to an already cheerful setting.

Created By: Bjorn Wallander

Introduction

Sources: Ikat serving tray is from decorativethings.com

Materials

  • Woven-wood picnic basket
  • Painters' tape
  • Paintbrush
  • Latex primer
  • Semigloss paint

Steps

  1. Step 1

    Mark off a stripe on the basket with painters' tape.

  2. Step 2

    Prime with a latex primer, let dry.

  3. Step 3

    Paint the area with two coats of semigloss paint. Let dry before removing tape.

Source
Martha Stewart Living, March 2010