Instructables: exploring - living - chair - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:02:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 REMIX - Shopping Cart Chairs are Awesome! http://www.instructables.com/id/REMIX-Shopping-Cart-Chairs-are-Awesome/
REMIX - Shopping Cart Chairs are Awesome! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/SVGS/I0A5APC1/F2RSVGSI0A5APC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/SVGS/I0A5APC1/F2RSVGSI0A5APC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/SVGS/I0A5APC1/F2RSVGSI0A5APC1.SMALL.jpg crispernakisan **Please vote for this Instructable**Shopping cart chairs... actually, there isn't much more that needs to be said.I first became aware of how the awesomeness of a shopping cart could be increased when the kiddos and I were watching first episode of Make: Television back in 2009. There was a segment...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:27:19 PDT
Milk Crate Chair for camping or Vinyl Storage Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Crate-Chair-for-camping-or-Vinyl-Storage-Upgr/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:11:06 PDT
The Hammock Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hammock-Chair/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 09:51:09 PDT
Leaning stool / human kickstand / wobble chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaning-stool-human-kickstand-wobble-chair/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:13:20 PDT
Refinishing Old Dining Room Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Refinishing-Old-Dining-Room-Set/
Refinishing Old Dining Room Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/UXJ1/HYTI1536/F0JUXJ1HYTI1536.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/UXJ1/HYTI1536/F0JUXJ1HYTI1536.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/UXJ1/HYTI1536/F0JUXJ1HYTI1536.SMALL.jpg kmeier We all have mismatching furniture that just doesn't go with anything else in the house or apartment. Though we all wish it did. Well you can change all that if you're willing to do the work! Since you're on Instructables site I'm guessing you are up for almost any DIY challenge. This is my first Ins...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 02:22:46 PDT
The Frontier Homestead Garden Set http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Frontier-Homestead-Garden-Set/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:58:56 PDT
Office Hammock Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Hammock-Chair/
Office Hammock Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/QR27/HWVAZQJQ/FWPQR27HWVAZQJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/QR27/HWVAZQJQ/FWPQR27HWVAZQJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/QR27/HWVAZQJQ/FWPQR27HWVAZQJQ.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Office chairs are so overrated. Sometimes, a bit of whimsey can add a lot of much needed relaxation to your workspace. Whether you're looking to maximize efficiency, or just like to swing, this office hammock chair is the perfect backdrop for indoor summer office fun!With about 30 minutes of prep ti...
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:39:14 PDT
Daydream Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Daydream-Chair/
Daydream Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/7SFL/HT5YLPAP/F2S7SFLHT5YLPAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/7SFL/HT5YLPAP/F2S7SFLHT5YLPAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/7SFL/HT5YLPAP/F2S7SFLHT5YLPAP.SMALL.jpg wei wei A chair for daydreaming. Structure made of fiberglass, upholstered with Knoll wool felt.  white styrofoam 3'' thickness 9 oz satin weave fiberglass 38'' width (20 yards) 50'' width honeycomb shaped coremat (4 yards) 314 Tap plastics epoxy resin (1 gal) +143 hardner (1/2 gal) Cal-O-Sil glass microbe...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 00:22:32 PDT
How to Build A Toilet PVC Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-A-Toilet-PVC-Chair/
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 10:01:20 PST
Pouf / Ottoman with Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Pouf-Ottoman-with-Storage/
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 19:13:04 PDT
How to build the plusDuo kid's chair/desk http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-plusDuo-chairdesk/
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 17:02:57 PST
Give Those Old Desk Chairs New Life! http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-Those-Old-Desk-Chairs-New-Life/
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 13:27:56 PDT
Reusing an Old Fold-up Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusing-an-old-fold-up-chair/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 00:36:09 PDT
'I Used to be a Washing Machine' - 3 chairs made of one washer parts. http://www.instructables.com/id/I-Used-to-be-a-Washing-Machine-3-chairs-made-o/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D3Z8/HJAHP16J/FRHD3Z8HJAHP16J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D3Z8/HJAHP16J/FRHD3Z8HJAHP16J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/D3Z8/HJAHP16J/FRHD3Z8HJAHP16J.SMALL.jpg gtonya
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:54:05 PDT
Shopping Cart Furniture! - Part 1 - http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopping-Cart-Furniture-Part-1-/
Shopping Cart Furniture! - Part 1 - - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/3ZDN/HDOWAPPC/FRQ3ZDNHDOWAPPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/3ZDN/HDOWAPPC/FRQ3ZDNHDOWAPPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/3ZDN/HDOWAPPC/FRQ3ZDNHDOWAPPC.SMALL.jpg JFabor Living in the city has its ups and it has its downs...one perk is that there is a plethora of abandoned materials hanging about just waiting to be taken home to be upcycled!  For those of you living in an urban setting, you're no stranger to seeing these urban eyesores hanging out in alleys and aban...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 17:34:52 PST
Scrap Adirondack Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Adirondack-Chair/
Scrap Adirondack Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/AK3T/H8AZK39O/FXHAK3TH8AZK39O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/AK3T/H8AZK39O/FXHAK3TH8AZK39O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/AK3T/H8AZK39O/FXHAK3TH8AZK39O.SMALL.jpg wholman Summer's over and the weather is crisping up, but it's not too late to spend some time lazing on the deck in the sun. These chairs are a modern take on the rustic Adirondack chair, stripped down to a simple wooden wedge with angled back and cantilevered arms. Low to the ground and laid-back, it's pe...
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 20:41:43 PDT
Up-swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-swing/
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 19:14:36 PDT
Bamboo Adirondack Chair (Scale Model) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Adirondack-Chair-Scale-Model/
Bamboo Adirondack Chair (Scale Model) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S14C/H15NI997/FBNS14CH15NI997.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S14C/H15NI997/FBNS14CH15NI997.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S14C/H15NI997/FBNS14CH15NI997.SMALL.jpg 110_Design This is a project based off the real dimensions of a full sized Adirondack chair, only mini sized! It requires patience, a little sanding and some concentration to put it together, but you get a accurate and beautiful 1:12 scale model fit for the backyard of any social dollhouse owner, or for whate...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 09:05:28 PDT
Instant Lounge Seats http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Lounge-Seats/
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Thu, 28 Oct 2010 20:16:34 PDT
Folding Stand Up Desk (yet another) http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Stand-Up-Desk-yet-another/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2011 14:19:28 PDT
Canvas Camping Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Canvas-Camping-Chair/
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Tue, 1 May 2007 14:18:56 PDT
Make a Little Chair out of a Champagne Cork Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Little-Chair-out-of-a-Champagne-Cork-Holder/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2008 14:16:11 PST