How To Update A Utensil Pot with Smart Mosaic Tiles

How tyo make a smart mosaic utensil pot

If your kitchen work space is starting to look a little dull, and you want to liven things up a little, why not update a utensil pot with self-adhesive Smart Mosaic Tiles? I’ve created an easy step-by-step guide.

What you’ll need:

- Smart Mosaic Tiles (Walls and Floors)

- A utensil pot (Wilco, B&M or Dunelm)

- A cloth

- A craft knife

what you need mosaic crafts project

Step One: Get buffing!

Take the cloth and buff the utensil pot to remove any dirt or dust that might prevent the mosaics from sticking.

buffing utensil pot

Step Two: Cut the Smart Mosaics!

Lay your Smart Mosaics sheet down flat on the table, with a protective surface underneath it, such as a chopping board. Take your utensil pot and sit it length-ways on your sheet, buffered up to the edge. This will tell you where you need to cut.

line pot up with mosaics

Take your craft knife, and make a clean, straight cut between the mosaic rows. You’ll be left with a strip of mosaics that is the height of your utensil pot.

cutting smart mosaics

Step Three: Fix them in place!

Take the strip of mosaics you cut, and turn it over on the table. Unpeel the backing paper from one side by an inch or so, and press the utensil pot into it – lining up the mosaics with the top and the bottom.

peel and stick smart mosaics

Slowly roll the utensil pot – unpeeling the backing paper, and pressing as you go.

sticking mosaics to utensil pot

Step Four: Fill the gap

If the strip of mosaics didn’t wrap the whole way around the utensil pot and there’s a gap – don’t worry – you can fill it. Take the off-cut of mosaics from earlier and line it up with the gap.

filling thg mosaic utensil pot gap

Slice yourself an appropriately sized piece; one that best fills the gap.

off cut of mosaic tiles

Peel off the backing paper, and stick the piece into the gap.

smart mosaics arts and crafts diy project

If there’s an excess piece overhanging at the top, simply take your craft knife and slice it off!

trim off excess smart mosaics

There you have it

And voila – you’re now left with a newly-decorated utensils pot; perfect for refreshing a kitchen work surface!

utensil pot mosaic tiles

How tyo make a smart mosaic utensil pot

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