Vintage Go-Kart Coffee Table/Wine Bar

April 11th, 2011 in member junk     
PowerToolDiva PowerToolDiva, member
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I saw this Robin's egg blue vintage go-kart and just knew it had to come home with me.  It just screamed "make me into something fabulous!"  I found the 2 metal metal crates on the same shopping expedition.  It took some figuring, but I ended up using "U" bolts to secure the crates to the go-kart.  I had to shim one of the crates on the top because they were not exactly the same height.  I used some of my treasured 100+ yr old farmhouse wood for the top of the table. 

I am taking the table to the shop for our April once a month sale.  I'm starting to chicken out as I post this, thinking the table would be perfect for MY patio!  It seems all of the really fabulous creations end up at the shop....maybe....this one will stay home!

 


Pattern or design used: My own design - Power Tool Diva
posted in: member junk, vintage, metal, wood, eclectic, funky, furniture, organizer, whimsical, outdoor spaces, porch, table, sunroom, blue, cream, beachy, 50s, 60s, wine rack

Comments (7)

chippingcharm writes: Definitely keep it...really fun :) Laurel Posted: 2:18 pm on April 15th
MimiToria writes: This would make a fun buffet server outdoors too, or set between a grouping of chairs outdoors. way cool.
Posted: 11:10 am on April 13th
Funky_Junk_Donna writes:

Oh gosh could I ever use this! How wonderful for outdoor BBQ's or sitting around a firepit! LOVE it!

Donna

Posted: 8:40 am on April 13th
PowerToolDiva writes: As I get the patio cleaned up for spring....I've got a spot just calling out for this table. How cool to entertain and roll this wherever you it! Think I might HAVE to keep this one, Marie! Posted: 4:43 am on April 13th
oldnews writes: I think you should keep it! I agree, seems like all our BEST stuff goes off to someone else! This is too cute! Marie Posted: 9:36 pm on April 12th
Bec4 writes: What fun! How great would it be at an outdoor shindig? Posted: 1:42 pm on April 12th
VintageReVisited writes: Very cool. I'd love to find a go-kart to try this out. Posted: 12:07 pm on April 12th
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