How to Create a Colorful Paint Dipped Basket

In just a few easy steps, add color and storage to you space by creating a paint dipped basket! For more home decor and DIY ideas visit: www.inspiredbycharm.com

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How to Create a Colorful Paint Dipped Basket
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For this project you only need a few supplies. Grab a basket, paint brush, and painters tape. You'll also need some paint. I love Glidden's Red Delicious Color (available at Walmart).

For this project you only need a few supplies. Grab a basket, paint brush, and painters tape. You'll also need some paint. I love Glidden's Red Delicious Color (available at Walmart).

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Glidden's Grab-N-Go paint is available on the shelf which is so convenient. No mixing, no waiting ... just Grab-N-Go. It's available in some of Glidden's most popular colors.

Glidden's Grab-N-Go paint is available on the shelf which is so convenient. No mixing, no waiting ... just Grab-N-Go. It's available in some of Glidden's most popular colors.

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Begin by taping off your basket. This will act as a guide of where to put your paint. I went with a diagonal line to give the basket a dipped-in-paint look.

Begin by taping off your basket. This will act as a guide of where to put your paint. I went with a diagonal line to give the basket a dipped-in-paint look.

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With the basket taped, you're ready for paint.

With the basket taped, you're ready for paint.

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This paint is self-priming, so for a more natural look you should only need one coat. However, add as many coats until you achieve a look you like.

This paint is self-priming, so for a more natural look you should only need one coat. However, add as many coats until you achieve a look you like.

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Because of the basket weave, the tape will act as a guide of where to paint rather than hard edge. Just keep your brush close to the tape line.

Because of the basket weave, the tape will act as a guide of where to paint rather than hard edge. Just keep your brush close to the tape line.

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Once you've achieved the coverage you desire, allow your basket to dry throughly.

Once you've achieved the coverage you desire, allow your basket to dry throughly.

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Once dry you can use your paint dipped basket to hold magazines, toy storage, or like I did, a decorative way to show off your plants. For more home decor and DIY ideas visit: www.inspiredbycharm.com

Once dry you can use your paint dipped basket to hold magazines, toy storage, or like I did, a decorative way to show off your plants. For more home decor and DIY ideas visit: www.inspiredbycharm.com

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