Mother’s Day – it can be a tricky one. There’s nothing you’ll find on the store shelf that’ll quite explain how much our precious mommas mean to us. So why not build something? Yeah, it can be daunting, but we’ve teamed up with DIY aficionados Builders to make putting a Mother’s Day masterpiece together an easy task.

Firstly, breakfast in bed is always a winner, so what about serving your life-giver breakfast in bed on a tray you made! This copper and wood (which always looks great together) creation is an excellent gift that’ll stand out on the big day.

Here’s how to get started:

Materials you’ll need:

  • 460 x 305 x 18mm pine shelving
  • Stencil
  • Repositionable spray-on glue
  • Dulux Pearlglo – Brilliant White
  • Sponge brush
  • Plascon Paint Effects Waterbased Glazecoat – Matt
  • Sponge roller and tray
  • Pencil
  • Tape measure
  • Pipe cutter
  • Four 15mm copper stop ends
  • Four 15mm 90-degree copper elbow
  • Four 15mm copper pipe (cut to 20mm)
  • Four 15mm copper pipe (cut to 230mm)
  • 3 x 16mm chipboard screws
  • Drill with 3mm wood drill bit
  • Large nail
  • Hammer
  • Screwdriver
  • Pattex