If you’re planning a Halloween or bonfire night party in your garden or want to entertain in style over Christmas and New Year, this illuminated outdoor bar is the ideal place to serve your guests. The bar is wall-mounted and can be closed away when not in use. To get the party started, open the drop-down bar, flick on the fairy lights and fill the cabinet with bottles, glasses and your favourite cocktail ingredients.
TO DO THIS DIY PROJECT YOU’LL NEED THE FOLLOWING TOOLS:
Drill with drill bits
IN ADDITION, THESE MATERIALS WILL BE NEEDED:
3 x Identical pallets
Assorted sandpaper to fit your palm sander in course, medium and fine grits
1.5m length of 4mm x 32mm steel chain
Rust-Oleum chalkboard spray paint or brush-on chalkboard paint
1 x Rust-Oleum Metallic copper spray
Solar fairy lights in warm white or amber
2 x Coach bolts
COST, TIME AND DIFFICULTY
The approximate cost of materials for this project is £35. You can access the shopping cart of some of the tools and materials used through this link. Depending on your DIY skills, this project shouldn’t take longer 5 hours to complete.
Use a wrecking bar to carefully remove the planks of wood from all 3 pallets.