Introduction: Cardboard Room Divider

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Hello everyone!
This is my first instructable, and I would like to share it with you.
I tried to make something original and easy to make.
This project needs no special skills and costs nothing.
You can easily make this divider and decorate your room.

Step 1: What Do I Need?

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- Pencil
- Utility knife
- Ruler
- Cardboard (4mm, 7mm)

Step 2: Transfer Design

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Make  templates out of paper.
Trace onto the cardboard using a pencil. 

Step 3: Cut Outs

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Cut out all the cardboard pieces.
For Parts A,B,C,D use 4mm cardboard, for Part E use 7mm cardboard.

Note:  We need     
A - 16
B- 80
C- 70
D - 64
E - 5 parts 

Step 4: Connecting

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Start to connect the pieces together.

Just look at the images.

Step 5: Keep Connecting

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Continue connecting other parts in such manner.

Step 6: Finishing!

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Connect Part E as shown below.

We need to split Part A into 2 parts.
Then connect it between parts B.

Connect all the pieces together to finish the room divider.

And finally the finished room divider!


RahulJ35 (author)2016-07-15

great idea

ornarvaezjr (author)2014-04-14

Fantastic!!! My youngest is moving out he is thinking about making this divider.

jmitrovic (author)2011-06-02

I was looking for something like this for a very long time and i couldn`t find the right solution, this is amazing, I think I might try making something like this!!!

Lindie (author)2011-05-02

Very cool!

sidqstudio (author)2011-05-02

right now I do some design project and being 'no idea at all', but after i see ! it's really inspired me man, thaks !

craftyv (author)2011-05-01

This is amazing. I love it. Well done.

maxm2820 (author)2011-04-29

Well, I just found a use for all of my moving boxes....once Im done using them of course!!!! This is awesome!!!!

minmav7 (author)2011-04-11

I love this. I think I may attempt making this.

malialtin (author)2011-04-05


WildHeavenFarm (author)2011-03-31

What are the overall dimensions of the finished piece shown?

145 cm x 145 cm

gserrano701 (author)2011-04-02

Great, expandable, you can use any flat, semirigid material, work any angles and shapes, and so on. Congratulations.

heffie (author)2011-04-02

i have an ikea box sitting around. i think i found its destiny!:)

scoochmaroo (author)2011-03-30

Wow! Really well done! I'd love to see this made out of re-purposed printed cardboard, like from cereal boxes or something!

Kiteman (author)scoochmaroo2011-03-30

... or old electioneering and house-sale signs.

ilpug (author)Kiteman2011-03-31

something like the recycled road sign fence maybe?

l8nite (author)2011-03-30

it really is cool looking and I think Kiteman has something there... hhhmmm

brandybuttons (author)2011-03-30

i love this. <3

canida (author)2011-03-30

Wow, that looks gorgeous! A bit of spraypaint and it could match most any decor.

dataphool (author)2011-03-30

awesome use of an almost garbage product.

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