Trays have endless uses, making them a no-fail gift for both the entertainer and the design-lover. Sure, you could buy a tray, but this paper-strip DIY is easy and customizable. Photo by Fellow Fellow via Say Yes to Hoboken
stained wooden boards with a dark stain - placed doormat on top - then sprayed over all with 4 light coats of creamy colored paint. When you remove it the stained wood that was covered by the mat leaves a beautiful design.