Mini Pallet Coasters

Pallets are every DIY fan’s dream, they are cheap and versatile and can be turned into all sorts of furniture and decor for our the house. This guide shows you how to make small pallets out of craft sticks which can be used to package gifts or as awesome drinks coasters.

A beer soap on one of these coasters make an awesome gift for a guy or try out making a soy candle for a more feminine gift.

What You Will Need:

  • 17 Craft Sticks Per Pallet
  • Glue Gun or Super Glue
  • Scissors
  • Optional – Wood Stain

cut and trim sticks

First trim the round ends from both sides of the sticks, make sure that you cut them all to the same length.

stick laying out

Lay two of the sticks flat and glue three sticks vertically on top of them to start the pallet frame. Turn the frame over and continue gluing a further five sticks along the three vertical ones to make one surface of the pallet.

completed pallet

Turn the pallet over again and glue a further seven sticks to the bottom surface of the pallet.

It’s that easy! The pallet can now be stained or painted depending on what you would like to do with it. Here are some more ideas for these mini pallets:

 

 

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Michael Klements
Michael Klements
Hi, my name is Michael and I started this blog in 2016 to share my DIY journey with you. I love tinkering with electronics, making, fixing, and building - I'm always looking for new projects and exciting DIY ideas. If you do too, grab a cup of coffee and settle in, I'm happy to have you here.

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