Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:42:11 PST BLOX v1.01 VW Campervan Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/VW-Campervan-Shelving/
VW Campervan Shelving - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/7DAG/IY0FS46X/F4S7DAGIY0FS46X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/7DAG/IY0FS46X/F4S7DAGIY0FS46X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/7DAG/IY0FS46X/F4S7DAGIY0FS46X.SMALL.jpg bward18 Made this shelving based on the VW Campervan for my Dad, for his birthday. He collects various sizes of miniature versions of the classic van and needed some more storage space. The unit has lots of different sized shelves inside three sections and can be screwed onto the wall or stand on the floor....
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:11:30 PST
The Stool SHADOW http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Stool-SHADOW/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:31:00 PST
King Platform Bed From 2x4's and Plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/King-Platform-Bed-From-2x4s-and-Plywood/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:23:16 PST
Guinea Pig Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Guinea-Pig-Cage/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 23:02:36 PST
Oak MDF Display Shelves. http://www.instructables.com/id/Oak-MDF-Display-Shelves/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 02:45:05 PST
Compact Pipe Nightstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Pipe-Nightstand/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:51:29 PST
Lego Minifig Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Minifig-Shelf/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 06:51:13 PST
Hi-Contrast Gaming Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Hi-Contrast-Gaming-Table/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 07:03:31 PST
Reclaimed Corner Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Corner-Desk/
Reclaimed Corner Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GZA8/IXLA6Y5H/FX3GZA8IXLA6Y5H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GZA8/IXLA6Y5H/FX3GZA8IXLA6Y5H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GZA8/IXLA6Y5H/FX3GZA8IXLA6Y5H.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 The desk in my home office is an absolute wreck! It is amazing that anything gets done in there, and an upgrade is way overdue.Presented with a large supply of reclaimed wood, I set out to solve my workspace woes. The result is this simple to build and super functional corner desk. Follow along to s...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 22:09:35 PST
Plum Wood Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Plum-Wood-Shelf/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 11:55:28 PST
DREGS - Desk Refurbishment and Expansion: Glass/Silicone Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/DREGS-Desk-Refurbishment-and-Expansion-GlassSilico/
DREGS - Desk Refurbishment and Expansion: Glass/Silicone Surface - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/3JEV/IXGFS7YJ/FN63JEVIXGFS7YJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/3JEV/IXGFS7YJ/FN63JEVIXGFS7YJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/3JEV/IXGFS7YJ/FN63JEVIXGFS7YJ.SMALL.jpg tician The donor.A 1990s round steel tube framed desk with 5/8" MDF surfacesLower level: 35.875"x23.875" (reused)Upper level: 35.875"x9.875" (scrapped)The doofus.A 1987 human with numerous deficiencies and a fondness of bizarre acronyms.The upgrades.DREGS - Desk Refurbishment and Expansion: Glass-Silicone ...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 20:56:48 PST
Wood Pallet and Street Sign Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pallet-and-Street-Sign-Table/
Wood Pallet and Street Sign Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/11II/IXGFLQYB/F9L11IIIXGFLQYB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/11II/IXGFLQYB/F9L11IIIXGFLQYB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/11II/IXGFLQYB/F9L11IIIXGFLQYB.SMALL.jpg Sloth_Uprising Late one night in high school I was lying down on my couch writing a research paper (I have never enjoyed using a desk for schoolwork and I try to stay away from being in my bed when I write). Because my laptop was in my lap, I was awkwardly shuffling through notes and setting stacks of paper on the...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 22:58:24 PST
Versitable for Sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/Versitable-for-Sewing/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 22:32:31 PST
Foldable Standing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-Standing-Desk/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 10:23:42 PST
Corner Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Desk/
Corner Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/GA3H/IXAQ58X1/FBZGA3HIXAQ58X1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/GA3H/IXAQ58X1/FBZGA3HIXAQ58X1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/GA3H/IXAQ58X1/FBZGA3HIXAQ58X1.SMALL.jpg Sdlong42 My design for a corner desk Here I rested the top I cut out of an 8 foot piece of Oak veneer plywood. I wanted to judge how big to cut the center chair area. First attempt I cut it smaller, sat in front and determined that a bigger circle was needed. Setting up the top Here is the final resul...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 22:46:28 PST
Companion Table from Reclaimed Material http://www.instructables.com/id/Companion-Table-From-Reclaimed-Material/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 08:18:05 PST
Bar With Floating Live Edge Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-With-Floating-Live-Edge-Top/
Bar With Floating Live Edge Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/KL03/IXAQ4RK0/FWAKL03IXAQ4RK0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/KL03/IXAQ4RK0/FWAKL03IXAQ4RK0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/KL03/IXAQ4RK0/FWAKL03IXAQ4RK0.SMALL.jpg 7 Mile Makery In regional New Zealand sometimes the only way to get hardwood is to buy slabs via an online auction / forum and dry it yourself. I had this one slab of oak that warped and cracked severely while drying and would be no good as dimensional lumber. I needed a project that would allow the timber to mov...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 20:57:30 PST
The X End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-X-End-Table/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 20:13:14 PST
No-resin Folding Bottle Cap Tables http://www.instructables.com/id/No-resin-Folding-Bottle-Cap-Tables/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 14:39:53 PST
Upcycled Coffee Table With Display and Longboard Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Coffee-Table-With-Display-and-Longboard-S/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 01:32:34 PST
Duo: The Multipurpose Desk and Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Duo-the-Multipurpose-Desk-and-Coffee-Table/
Duo: The Multipurpose Desk and Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/WJ2A/IXAQ2I2D/FLJWJ2AIXAQ2I2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/WJ2A/IXAQ2I2D/FLJWJ2AIXAQ2I2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/WJ2A/IXAQ2I2D/FLJWJ2AIXAQ2I2D.SMALL.jpg MattTheMaker This instructable is a continuation of a project I did for one of my design classes at uni. The Duo Table is designed for people living in small spaces that want to maximize the functionality of their room. The table goes from coffee table height to a dinning/desk height in a matter of seconds. This...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 12:37:43 PST
Drafting Table / Craft Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Drafting-Table-Craft-Desk/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 18:23:39 PST
CNC Wall Mounted Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Wall-Mounted-Desk/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 17:10:10 PST
Stacked Suitcase Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Stacked-Suitcase-Table/
Stacked Suitcase Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/9FIN/IXAPUDWW/FMB9FINIXAPUDWW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/9FIN/IXAPUDWW/FMB9FINIXAPUDWW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/9FIN/IXAPUDWW/FMB9FINIXAPUDWW.SMALL.jpg tammy schultz MATERIALSsuitcases18" 4x43/4" plywooddrywall screws (2" & 3")map/atlaswater based glueantiquing glazedrilllauan Making Legs 1. Cut 4x4 lumber into four legs. These suitcases all had a taper, so the back legs where cut at 3 1/4" long, while the front legs where cut 4", to compensate for the tape...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 05:50:54 PST
How to Repair Leather http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Leather/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 03:40:37 PST
Little Tables - Dorm Room Bed Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Tables-Dorm-Room-Bed-Stands/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 12:29:36 PST
Lift Kit for Work Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/16-Lift-Kit-for-Work-Desk/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 13:00:13 PST
Tree root table with custom glass top and underlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-Root-Table-With-Custom-Glass-Top-and-Underlig/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 11:03:15 PST
A Need for a Coffee Table. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Need-for-a-Coffee-Table/
A Need for a Coffee Table. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/8SED/IX6FU3IJ/FTO8SEDIX6FU3IJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/8SED/IX6FU3IJ/FTO8SEDIX6FU3IJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/8SED/IX6FU3IJ/FTO8SEDIX6FU3IJ.SMALL.jpg gambzina_shop I needed a coffee table for our living room. Instead of going to buy one I, with the help of a friend, set to building a table I drew up. The end result did not happen due to our little combined knowledge. The end result looks great in the living room. All done with basic tools that we had, most don...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 23:58:15 PST
Mantis - The $20 Floating Leverage Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mantis-the-20-Floating-Leverage-Table/
Mantis - The $20 Floating Leverage Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/GLPU/IX0Q0G2Z/FPMGLPUIX0Q0G2Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/GLPU/IX0Q0G2Z/FPMGLPUIX0Q0G2Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/GLPU/IX0Q0G2Z/FPMGLPUIX0Q0G2Z.SMALL.jpg planesdesign I entered Mantis into several contests. Please click the Vote button above if you like it. Thanks!Our hands don't need screws and brackets in order to hold things firmly... so why should our furniture? The Mantis table uses only leverage and gravity to keep this beautifully simple table top afloat. ...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 09:45:03 PST
Kids Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Picnic-Table-3/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 09:03:21 PST
A Harvest Table http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Harvest-Table/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 08:15:35 PST
Cantilever Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Cantilever-Coffee-Table/
Cantilever Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/R34G/IX0PW66I/FTZR34GIX0PW66I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/R34G/IX0PW66I/FTZR34GIX0PW66I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/R34G/IX0PW66I/FTZR34GIX0PW66I.SMALL.jpg 2bmeornot2bme This was borne out of a sore back. Our table was far too big to move about so my wife was always bending over the table to use her laptop. After searching around to see what timber I had I decided on this. The tabletop lifts and cantilevers forward over her knees while sitting on the couch, the lapt...
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 10:46:30 PST
Fold-Up Rolling Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Fold-Up-Rolling-Bed/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 02:54:47 PST
Stool tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Stool-Tower/
Stool tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/CMVQ/IX0Q1R6J/FZLCMVQIX0Q1R6J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/CMVQ/IX0Q1R6J/FZLCMVQIX0Q1R6J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/CMVQ/IX0Q1R6J/FZLCMVQIX0Q1R6J.SMALL.jpg kotchapong The Stool Tower Seat dimension: Length 28 X Width 17 X Thickness 3 centimeters Tower structure dimension: (Top: Length 8 X Width 8) (Base: Length 25 X Width 25) X Height 50 centimeters The object of this stool started from a bicycle seat with four legs. The design concept is to use Eiffel tower a...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 05:40:29 PST
Desk From Reclaimed Flooring http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-From-Reclaimed-Flooring/
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 18:23:22 PST
Rocker Toy for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocker-Toy-for-Kids/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 13:16:42 PST
Glass Top Shadowbox Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Top-Shadowbox-Coffee-Table/
Glass Top Shadowbox Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/W857/IX0PR2W7/FQXW857IX0PR2W7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/W857/IX0PR2W7/FQXW857IX0PR2W7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/W857/IX0PR2W7/FQXW857IX0PR2W7.SMALL.jpg LateNightWood I was asked to make a coffee table by a friend, and she gave me creative license to do what I wanted with the design. The only thing she asked was that it fit a particular width and length so that it would fit nicely in the area she has in front of her couch. I got to work making a couple of sketc...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:43:01 PST
Cherry Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Cherry-Coffe-Table/
Cherry Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/ICTW/IWWFL0ON/FE8ICTWIWWFL0ON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/ICTW/IWWFL0ON/FE8ICTWIWWFL0ON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/ICTW/IWWFL0ON/FE8ICTWIWWFL0ON.SMALL.jpg borism-25 This is my first instructable and I will try to explain step by step how I made coffee table from cherry wood. These are the dimensions: 1x0,6m (3,3 x 2 ft). To achieve that you will need:Tools : Circular saw Table saw Drill/Driver Orbital Sander Router Woolcraft Jig and Dov...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 01:16:18 PST
Restoring a Vintage Drafting Table to Repurpose as a Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-and-Repurposing-a-Drafting-Table-As-a-Di/
Restoring a Vintage Drafting Table to Repurpose as a Dining Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/T5ME/IWWFHBLY/F8XT5MEIWWFHBLY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/T5ME/IWWFHBLY/F8XT5MEIWWFHBLY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/T5ME/IWWFHBLY/F8XT5MEIWWFHBLY.SMALL.jpg dawnmarie0202 After finding a beat up vintage drafting table on Craigslist I decided to refinish it and repurpose it as a dining room table.Watch the video for a quick overview of the process, and follow the step by step instructions for more detail. If you enjoy this Intractable, please consider voting for it in...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:30:04 PST
Dining Table 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Dining-Table-2/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 06:27:48 PST
Desk With Ceder Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-With-Ceder-Inlay/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 03:29:53 PST
$60 Custom corner office desk (USB & prototyping space) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-a-Seamless-Custom-Office-Corner-Desk/
$60 Custom corner office desk (USB & prototyping space) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/WBW2/IWQV5OS4/FN0WBW2IWQV5OS4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/WBW2/IWQV5OS4/FN0WBW2IWQV5OS4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/WBW2/IWQV5OS4/FN0WBW2IWQV5OS4.SMALL.jpg quintaar OK the title is a bit of a mouthful - I'm happy to accept a code name in the comment!I got to the point where my desk started to be creaky, and take more space in my tiny office than needed. I'm always on a budget, therefore I have been postponing this project forever. It was time to change things. ...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 19:15:53 PST
Chalk Painting Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalk-Painting-Furniture/
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 21:29:10 PST
Slice of a Tree Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Slice-of-a-Tree-Table/
Slice of a Tree Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/BQUQ/IWMQWXFN/FKTBQUQIWMQWXFN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/BQUQ/IWMQWXFN/FKTBQUQIWMQWXFN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/BQUQ/IWMQWXFN/FKTBQUQIWMQWXFN.SMALL.jpg amclemore We needed a table for our new nursery, and I'd been meaning to make something with our wedding cake platter. Creating a table out of the wood slice was the perfect project. My only problem is that my time and money are limited. With a baby on the way and being still in school, I decided to DIY this ...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:49:19 PST
Modern Farm Table With Hairpin Legs for Under $200 http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Farm-Table-With-Hairpin-Legs-for-Under-200/
Modern Farm Table With Hairpin Legs for Under $200 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/P7GX/IWMQT5MR/FA0P7GXIWMQT5MR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/P7GX/IWMQT5MR/FA0P7GXIWMQT5MR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/P7GX/IWMQT5MR/FA0P7GXIWMQT5MR.SMALL.jpg stevereiser Farm tables seem to be pretty popular this year, so I figured I'd go ahead an build one for our house. After trying to find good deals on reclaimed wood to use, I decided to go the opposite direction and save money by using the cheapest wood, pine.Building the table was also one of the easiest and ...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:07:33 PST
The $1 Trash Lamp called "Bamboo Work" http://www.instructables.com/id/The-1-Lamp-Called-the-Bamboo-Work/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 05:40:02 PST
Lamp From Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-From-Recycled-Materials/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 19:13:28 PST
Tribal Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Tribal-Table/
Tribal Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/GRNA/IWI0TFVB/FUFGRNAIWI0TFVB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/GRNA/IWI0TFVB/FUFGRNAIWI0TFVB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/GRNA/IWI0TFVB/FUFGRNAIWI0TFVB.SMALL.jpg Ockertalmaro Looking for a cheap cool looking coffee table? Look no further! This TRIBAL TABLE is totally made out of scrap wood ,namely pallets. It did not cost much and totally looks legit right?No wood working experience and no electrical equipment is required ,except for a drill . It is handmade and is reall...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 10:03:21 PST
Kinda floating desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinda-Floating-Desk-Lamp/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 12:11:36 PST