Instructables: exploring - workshop - bookshelves - shelf Fri, 9 Oct 2015 21:00:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Magnetic Locker Shelf
Easy Magnetic Locker Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Renard_Bleu My girls are sharing their cramped lockers with fellow students; and they needed a little extra shelving to use the space efficiently. The situations gets critical when winter rears its ugly head: heaps of boots, toques, mittens and snow pants need to fit. The shelving I designed is compact, totally...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 09:51:21 PDT
Horseshoe Gun Rack
Horseshoe Gun Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> tammy schultz Display your favorite firearm in rustic style! Measure Board Measure & cut length of old barn wood to size of gun. The stock and the part of the barrel will stick out past the wood . This one measured 23". Find the spot between the stock And the trigger that will sit flush with the bottom of the ...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 10:32:49 PDT
floating shelf
floating shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> luke waller this type of shelf is a good way of making areas free of clutter while keeping floor space available. Materials - 1200mm of pine- band saw- chisel- hammer- file- sandpaper- glue- pencil- ruler- mill drill planning your shelf to make anything you first need to design it. you need to find out y...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:43:37 PDT
Shelf for your locker at work, school or home.
Shelf for your locker at work, school or home. - More DIY How To Projects]]> bhpbop My dear wife scored some used lockers for our home. The kids and I have lockers in our work/school as well. In all cases we enjoy the size, look and sturdiness but find the height inconvenient for some items. I have seen a few purchasable locker shelves but they seemed rather flimsy for the price. I...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:18:33 PDT
lightbulb shelf
lightbulb shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> drosenkranz I had an idea but my bulb didn't light up so I had to fix that! select your wood I started out with 7" x 1/2 pine board and cut all the pieces I needed the back of the shelf I cut at 21" and the top was cut at 23" to give it 1" overhang on both sides the angle braces were scrap pieces cut to mat...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:31:14 PDT
Florida Shelf
Florida Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> jrytlews Condo living in Fl is many retirees calling. Includes sunshine, no lawn care, a gate to keep the riffraff out, a place to park your golf cart...It also comes with limited space and high real estate costs, so when doing a project you have to do it right. This weekend's project was a set of shelves t...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 18:52:25 PDT
Recycled Wood Flooring Modern Shelf
Recycled Wood Flooring Modern Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> StudioDarose So this project started when my mom had some Wood floors put in at her house... If anyone has ever installed floors, you're bound to have extra pieces, either from scrap cuts or from not using the whole box that you had to buy (flooring usually comes in multiple pieces per box, whether you need all ...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 00:58:38 PDT
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> dustin_little I have always wanted to display my comics for decorative purposes the problem was it is hard to get those little buggers to stand up! Solution! Two, seven foot long modern clean DIY comic books shelves for less that ten bucks a pop! Tools Table Saw for cutting a groove Jig Saw for cutting shapesS...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:21 PDT
Shelf Actions Figures Of Donkey Kong And Mario Bros
Shelf Actions Figures Of Donkey Kong And Mario Bros - More DIY How To Projects]]> Oficina DIY My name is Emerson Pedroso, I am creator of the YouTube channel DIY Workshop. In Workshop DIY today, we do this incredible shelf based on the phase of the first game Donkey Kong which appears for the first Time Super Mario Bros, the shelf is a little laborious, but the end result is worth every eff...
By: Oficina DIY

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Sat, 16 May 2015 04:59:24 PDT
hidden bookshelf door
hidden bookshelf door - More DIY How To Projects]]> drosenkranz tada! mostly finished
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 23:55:22 PST
Transparent Shelf
Transparent Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY11 The shelf is made from two acrylic sheets (1/2 inch thick).Each sheet is folded, forming a U.We are going to hang the shelf from the ceiling. Drilling The drilling must be done ate the 4 corners of the sheet.The sheet is 40 x 30 inchesthe distance should be of 2x2 inches.Drilling hole : 1/2 inch....
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 11:46:04 PST
Wall-mounted horizontal ladder shelf
Wall-mounted horizontal ladder shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> chrismo It's been a while, but I'm back with another instructable! This time with a practical wall mounted ladder!I came about this idea after seeing a photo on my Facebook news feed with a small ladder mounted on a wall. I thought to myself, what a cool idea that is...but it needs to be bigger! and now tha...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 09:58:54 PST
Simple Iron & Wood Shelves
Simple Iron & Wood Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobwilliams This was a project my wife came across somewhere a while back and cannot find it now. Changed it slightly from the original and didn't see it on here so thought I'd share.Very easy to make and simple materials. Basically some plumping caps, flanges & nipples, and a 2x6x8.With this, we were able to...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:56:20 PST
DIY decor: Steampunk bathroom shelf
DIY decor: Steampunk bathroom shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyFixitUpLife Hey guys—let’s talk DIY decor.DIY Decor: Steampunk ShelfWait, what?! Yeah. DIY decor. For guys. That you will like. Theresa and I are experimenting with looks to help make our bathroom remodeling project include design touches we both enjoy. Decor-wise, unless it’s a man-cave, 10-to-1 a master bath ...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 10:55:39 PST
REPISA AT AT WALKER - More DIY How To Projects]]> alvara2 Materiales- Carton grande ya en desecho- silicona caliente- cola fria- pintura CONSEGUIR CARTON hay que conseguir cartón, lo mas grande que se pueda. en este caso obtuve uno de unos 80 cm x 80 cm CONSEGUIR MODELO ahora hay que obtener un modelo de lo que se quiere hacer. en internet hay ciento...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:40:19 PST
Knick Knack Shelf
Knick Knack Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robert_winkler This is a Knick Knack shelf that you can put almost anything that you want on it. Its original purpose is to hang on the wall and put video game cases, and accessories on. Materials needed:2, 6" x 36" x 3/4" pieces of poplar (a type of wood) 1, 2" x 36" x 3/4" piece of poplar Carpenters glue (wood g...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:16:58 PST
Useful bookholder
Useful bookholder - More DIY How To Projects]]> Eiqua2808 You don't want that all your books are always lying on the table??? Then you need my bookholder. It's easy and fast to make. I can promise you, you will need it. Size First you have to know how big your bookholder must be. Here is the size which I used.1 plate 34,5 cm , 20 cm ,2 cm1 plate 5 cm , ...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 05:58:45 PST
DIY paint shelves
DIY paint shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> NicoShanks Hello Lovely people, (I appologize, the head crab is on its way, but I made this today really quick and easy likes so I thought I'd post it)this is a very inexpensive and relatively quick project. I play war hammer 40K and I paint models etc, I was getting annoyed at my paints just kicking about and...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:33:53 PDT
Easy Hexagon Shelf
Easy Hexagon Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sk8ty This Instructable was inspired by the user Andrew Cleveland's beehive shelf. Here is the link: is a quick and easy project, great for beginners. Remember to always wear safety glasses when using power tools.Be careful, be safe and have fun. Mater...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:15:38 PDT
Simple Hanging Shelves (folding)
Simple Hanging Shelves (folding) - More DIY How To Projects]]> mded These are far from the prettiest hanging shelves on instructables, but they may be the simplest. Materials Materials a board or flat object that you can drill holes in string that will hold a knot two screws, 1 1/2" or longertwo washers big enough to go over the shaft of the screw and the ...
By: mded

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:56:16 PDT
skateboard shelf
skateboard shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Oliorn Awesome idea that will make your room with a cool look, and with space to store stuff Drill drill the ceilingTighten the rods Cleaning Clean old skateboards Put nuts on the rods and add skateboards you will need about 32 nuts Nice and pretty fill your shelf with stuff you wantthis will...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 03:50:14 PDT
The Manhattan Industrial Pipe Shelf
The Manhattan Industrial Pipe Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> alesandrome This certainly isn't the first Industrial Pipe Shelf Instructables, but it's a good primer for someone working in a smaller urban space sans workshop. Read on for a how-to on Manhattan making.. Spray paint the pipes Before anything, you need to head to Home Depot (23rd Street worked well for me h...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:46:57 PDT
Simple Birch Limb Wall Shelf
Simple Birch Limb Wall Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> phemy I recently redid my bedroom in a nature theme and wanted to incorporate birch somehow.  I went and cut down some small birch trees on a friends property and used the limbs to make this shelf.  I bought cheap pine board at Home Depot and had them cut the boards to length for me because I only have a ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 20:39:29 PDT
Build a Hanging Shelf System
Build a Hanging Shelf System - More DIY How To Projects]]> Greg Pless This modular, attractive and easily configurable shelf system can be built nearly entirely using readily available parts and materials from any big box hardware store. The locking collars can be found online. Follow these, simplified steps and you can build something similar, of your own design, i...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 18:06:08 PDT
Framed picture that turns into a shelf
Framed picture that turns into a shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ryan271828 It's a picture when you want it, a shelf when you need it. I've got a projector that's pretty bad-ass, but it's a drag to have the projector and accompanying computer hogging space in the living room when there are people over. Moreover, it's a pain to set up a table or stand or something when ...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:24:53 PST
Floating shelf with lights, powesockets and glass holders
Floating shelf with lights, powesockets and glass holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> naopak_lik This is floating shelf with reading lights, power sockets and glass holders. Upper shelf Shelf console Lower shelf
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 02:23:09 PST
Coat rack with shelf
Coat rack with shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> jbedgood This is my first project on here. I seen a picture of a of a coat rack with a shelf above it and decided I wanted to make one. I made this out of mixed soft wood lumber 1) 1x8x8' 1) 1x6x8' 1) 1x4x8' Tools I used Chop saw Scroll saw Orbital sander 18ga nail gun square clamps sandpaper wood glue scr...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 18:18:21 PST
workshop secret door
workshop secret door - More DIY How To Projects]]> blogsdo     Regular doors are boring. This is a pocket door based off of barn door hardware. Due to the capacity of the hardware, its possible to build shelves into the design. There are some awesome hidden doors that when trimmed out are impossible to detect.... this isn't one of them. It's in a workshop i...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 19:17:49 PST
Simple dorm room plant shelf
Simple dorm room plant shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> facklere I don't have a window sill in my dorm room, but I wanted my plant friends to be able to enjoy light in the window, so I picked up a board and some hardware and made them a simple shelf that attaches to the window without any holes. Chose my hardware purely based on what they had at Lowes, but if it...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 11:34:33 PST
Invisible wall-mounted bookshelf
Invisible wall-mounted bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> beatnikchick This method for creating invisible, wall-mounted bookshelves DOES NOT require damaging a book as part of the construction process. You can use any variation on the materials I have listed. The key is to use what you have around the house, if at all possible, and keep it cheap. Remember, it doesn't m...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 15:50:50 PST
A shelf unit made from leftover pieces of wood
A shelf unit made from leftover pieces of wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> Elliot Lord I had lots of unused shelves and cut-off pieces from others and I decided to make a contained shelf unit with them. I wanted it to design itself, meaning the pieces would stay the same length as far as possible so that it would have to fit together in whatever way it could. First I had to measure th...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 09:49:13 PDT
Simple And Smart Shelf/Frame For Your Vinyl Records
Simple And Smart Shelf/Frame For Your Vinyl Records - More DIY How To Projects]]> brunotheman For this instructable you need long wooden pieces of a U-shape and access to a 3D printer. I make each shelf for two records but of course you can make them for a larger number. Cutting The Wood And Measuring And Designing The 3D Part Once you have decided how many records you want you can place ...
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Sat, 7 Sep 2013 07:59:38 PDT
Beehive Shelf
Beehive Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> sarahfetterman How to make a shelf hidden as a Beehive in the corner. Materials: 1. Salvaged wood. If you are buying than I suggest pine as it's cheap, pliable, and smells delicious when you cut it. A 1 x 4 is about 7 dollars from OSH or Home Depot. 2. Wood Glue (If you have a nail gun that works too). How to Ma...
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Wed, 17 Jul 2013 17:17:23 PDT
Cheap Storage Shelves
Cheap Storage Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> drcj Our kitchen was getting too cluttered with not enough counter-space, so I decided to make some cheap heavy duty storage shelves. Total cost was around $55 not including tools. Each of the 4 shelves are 21"x 45" and the assembled structure stands 78" tall. Materials & Tools                  ...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 14:30:26 PDT
Make a "Book" Shelf
Make a "Book" Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> ctx1985 I was just sitting around twiddling my thumbs and an idea popped into my head. I wonder if I can make a shelf out of an old book? The answer is yes! It's extremely easy, requires minimum tools and very little time. The end result is a pretty cool little shelf! Tools: -Screwdriver -Awl (or somethin...
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Sat, 25 May 2013 08:27:54 PDT
Double Wall Curved Bookshelf
Double Wall Curved Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> danny.carmen The main instructions are in BOLD - for those of you who just like to get a direction and go for it.  For those of you who like a little bit more detail, look to the fine print. Alright, so in this instructable we are going to learn the skills needed to create the bookshelf pictured above.  It is m...
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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 16:30:07 PDT
Workshop custom wall shelves
Workshop custom wall shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> B00mrang When getting some serious work done in your workshop, one thing that can be annoying is when you don't have all your tools around your work area.  Many makers like having a pegboard but for myself the facing wall is about 12 inches away from the edge of my workbench. Also, I have a lot of larger to...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 23:07:37 PST
Lawn Sign (corrugated plastic) Shelf
Lawn Sign (corrugated plastic) Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> leex I'm a bit of a vagabond and tend to move pretty often so I prefer easy to carry furniture or at least something that breaks down nicely.   I was looking for something to hold my clothes and figured I could make something pretty sturdy with corrugated plastic.  Luckily, this last move was around elec...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 14:03:02 PST
Super Simple Plywood Shelf
Super Simple Plywood Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> macfreshy This is a quick basic direction for how to make a very rudimentary, and quick, Plywood shelf. I made this at Techshop SF using the table saw, dado stack, band saw and belt sander. In all reality if you have the table saw with a dado blade, you will be fine. I used 3/4 inch prefinished ply that I fo...
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Fri, 8 Feb 2013 19:42:54 PST
Step Ladder Bookshelf
Step Ladder Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> stncilr Built a bookshelf with an old step ladder i found in the thrash. Varnished with water based varathane and added a lauan backing to prevent books from falling through. Cost was pretty much free cause i had wood scraps and varnish laying around 
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:13:40 PST
Skateboard Shelf
Skateboard Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> GoonyLex Hi all In this instructable I will show you how to make a simple yet eye catching skateboard book shelf. I made my skateboard shelf because I did not see one in any stores and so decided to make one myself. I did notice that someone allready posted how to make a skateboard bookshelf and though I wo...
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Thu, 15 Nov 2012 14:51:37 PST
How to make a bookshelf mountain!
How to make a bookshelf mountain! - More DIY How To Projects]]> chiok My girlfriend has a lot of books.  A lot of hardback books.  A mountain of books.  Our apartment has exactly zero shelves.  But there is sixteen feet of clear wall space that a bookcase can go up against and none of the shop bought laminate versions appealed.  So these are my plans to make an appro...
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 03:58:08 PST
Corner Shelves
Corner Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> noahw These shelves are custom designed to be mounted in the corner of a room and hang on two adjacent walls.  The shelves are medium duty, as they are supported by minimal amounts of blind hardware in order to give the appearance of being truly floating cantilevered shelves. The shelves are made of mapl...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 13:34:20 PST
hanging shelf
hanging shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> pepecleto HI, this is my very first instructable. :D So i hope you guys like it and please, do not make the same mistake iĺl make.  :( iĺl show you whant im talking about in a minute, hehe.  Ok, letś start with the list of things you may need to make this hanging shelf. Wich must be step number 1.  ...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 10:56:43 PDT
Medieval Book Turntable
Medieval Book Turntable - More DIY How To Projects]]> Isshinryu      This Instructable will show how to build a 15th century book turntable. They were used in study and translation, such as comparing multiple translations of the bible at once. This one has the added features of having a book light and including storage space (a shelf beneath and a compartment in...
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 14:03:13 PDT
Bookshelf ladder style
Bookshelf ladder style - More DIY How To Projects]]> Abacus12   I wanted to custom build a bookshelf to make use of a useless space in our living room. I also wanted something that I could easily take apart and move  Iater on if I wanted to relocate it, and it could be easily moved by one person. So  I came up with a ladder style book shelf. The shelves can be...
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Sun, 24 Jun 2012 13:55:28 PDT
Modern Bookshelf
Modern Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> A.J.B. I was looking for a funky but sleek modern bookshelf to hold all of my girlfriend's trinkets and curios, and found some that I liked, but unfortunately, they were all WAY overpriced, and most were made of MDF and/or other junk. I refuse to pay hundreds of dollars for particleboard furniture, no matt...
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:43:22 PDT
hot and cool customized shelves
hot and cool customized shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> nessa30 customized shelves made of wood, designed in computer, and brought to real life. draw shelves design on paper, scan into computer, edit image to create a template, print out template, use template on real material such as wood, use scroll saw to cut out design from template, measure well, unite piec...
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 23:30:33 PDT
Glass and Oak Bookshelf
Glass and Oak Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChromationSystems Two octagon posts support 3 levels of glass shelves, custom oak shelf brackets, routered oak base and custom feet/supports. The two octagon posts were scavenged, I believe they were for a bed. The top and bottom is oak the but the sides is thick MDF with an oak veneer. The shelf brackets and the f...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 19:07:34 PDT
Antique Style Wall Shelf with Coat Hooks The Antique Craftsman Build this Antique Style Wall Shelf with built in Coat Hooks using Shaker Pegs. This is the perfect piece for your front entrance to place keys, wallets and knickknacks on, and to hang your sweaters and coats. Watch the video for an easy guide for you to build one yourself.
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Mon, 28 May 2012 15:05:30 PDT