Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:01:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Display Cabinet (curio) http://www.instructables.com/id/Display-Cabinet-curio/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 23:24:01 PDT
20 Minute Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Minute-Desk/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 22:08:01 PDT
Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Desk-1/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 21:44:50 PDT
Live Edge Wooden Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Wooden-Mirror/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 21:49:16 PDT
Wood Towel Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Towel-Rack/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 21:53:28 PDT
Flat-pack Playa Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-pack-Playa-Bar/
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Sat, 20 Aug 2016 15:14:53 PDT
Small Table Made From Cardboard, Duct Tape and Papier Mache http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Table-Made-From-Cardboard-Duct-Tape-and-Papi/
Small Table Made From Cardboard, Duct Tape and Papier Mache - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/GV91/IRXSVECB/FBKGV91IRXSVECB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/GV91/IRXSVECB/FBKGV91IRXSVECB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/GV91/IRXSVECB/FBKGV91IRXSVECB.SMALL.jpg Redcognito This year I was having trouble coming up with a birthday present for my brother in law. I asked my sister for advice, and joked that unless she had any bright ideas, he'd be getting a papier mache bedside table as a gift. She thought I was joking. I thought I was joking. I turned out not to be jokin...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:50:07 PDT
An Old Milk Can Recycle Into an Outdoor End Table! http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Old-Milk-Can-Recycle-Into-an-Outdoor-End-Table/
An Old Milk Can Recycle Into an Outdoor End Table! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/KPP3/IRW8LL1S/FP7KPP3IRW8LL1S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/KPP3/IRW8LL1S/FP7KPP3IRW8LL1S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/KPP3/IRW8LL1S/FP7KPP3IRW8LL1S.SMALL.jpg GrandmasHouseDIY My mom recently has been working on her beautiful new deck, adding seating and flowers etc. She picked up four red Adirondack chairs and then commented, “I really need just one little end table!” My brain immediately started turning and it didn’t take it long to land on this old milk can. My mom had...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 10:02:35 PDT
Shadow Box Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Box-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 20:03:17 PDT
DIY Concrete Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Concrete-Table-Top/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:08:43 PDT
Sedona Red Industrial Shelving Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Sedona-Red-Industrial-Shelving-Unit/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 20:24:44 PDT
Modern Style Adirondack Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Style-Adirondack-Chair/
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:12:48 PDT
Super Simple DIY Coffee Table Made from (PVC) Waste/Drain Pipe and Fittings http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-DIY-Coffee-Table-Made-From-Waste-Pipe/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:27:00 PDT
Industrial Design Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Design-Table/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 21:30:00 PDT
Contemporary Kitchen Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Contemporary-Kitchen-Stools/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 16:32:09 PDT
Restoring a Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-Chest/
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 14:06:44 PDT
Folding Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Stool/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 07:59:29 PDT
Building A Boot Rack.... http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Sturdy-Boot-Rack-/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 12:45:44 PDT
Chris' Oak Octagon Cage and Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Chris-Oak-Octagon-Cage-and-Cabinet/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 22:22:43 PDT
Top 30 IKEA Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-30-IKEA-Hacks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/SWCA/ICX7SUY7/FJQSWCAICX7SUY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/SWCA/ICX7SUY7/FJQSWCAICX7SUY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/SWCA/ICX7SUY7/FJQSWCAICX7SUY7.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx At the heart of IKEA hacking is the desire to customize. There's just something about those clean, minimal Scandinavian designs that inspire folks to roll up their sleeves and improve, re-imagine, and add functionality.Instructables has tons of cool and creative IKEA hacks. Here are the top 30 IKEA ...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 11:22:29 PDT
Floating Bed With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Bed-With-LED-Lights/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:12:51 PDT
Car parts stool/ side table http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Parts-Stool-Side-Table/
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:05:50 PDT
Vintage Metal Glider Refurbished http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Metal-Glider-Refurbished/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 05:54:49 PDT
Refurbishing a Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Refurbishing-a-Chair/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:42:39 PDT
Glazed Penny Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Glazed-Penny-Table/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:39:02 PDT
DIY Custom Standing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Standing-Desk/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:29:57 PDT
How To Make A Mid Century Modern Accent Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mid-Century-Modern-Accent-Table/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:08:02 PDT
Wall Fold Bed From Reused Timber. http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Fold-Bed-From-Reused-Timber/
Wall Fold Bed From Reused Timber. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/TIQP/IQU11BS9/FN7TIQPIQU11BS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/TIQP/IQU11BS9/FN7TIQPIQU11BS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/TIQP/IQU11BS9/FN7TIQPIQU11BS9.SMALL.jpg Nostalgic Guy A couple of years ago I found myself in the position of having to find somewhere to live at short notice, my budget was pretty tight so I reluctantly decided to rent a studio apartment (bedsit if you live in the UK) in a converted three story town house, it really isn't that bad to be fair, I'm on t...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:55:10 PDT
Simple Ladder Clothes Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Ladder-Clothes-Rack/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 01:38:10 PDT
IKEA Expedit / Kallax Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Expedit-Kallax-Bar/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 20:27:43 PDT
Chair refinishing and seat recovering http://www.instructables.com/id/Chair-Refinishing-and-Seat-Recovering/
Chair refinishing and seat recovering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/MMO5/IQSABY2P/FA2MMO5IQSABY2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/MMO5/IQSABY2P/FA2MMO5IQSABY2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/MMO5/IQSABY2P/FA2MMO5IQSABY2P.SMALL.jpg _Dianna I found a set of four of these Queen Anne style hardwood chairs at a second hand shop for 100$ a few years ago. They were stained with a cherry colour stain and the red vinyl seats had been painted with gold swirls. This is the process of stripping the stain, sanding and treating the wood with tung ...
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 05:44:32 PDT
Remaking a Leg http://www.instructables.com/id/Remaking-a-Leg/
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By: paintphone

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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 18:20:51 PDT
DIY Modern Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modern-Shelf/
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By: Into the Dirtshop

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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 07:50:46 PDT
Rebar Leg Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebar-Leg-Bench/
Rebar Leg Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/ESFJ/IQLI5AE3/FDHESFJIQLI5AE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/ESFJ/IQLI5AE3/FDHESFJIQLI5AE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/ESFJ/IQLI5AE3/FDHESFJIQLI5AE3.SMALL.jpg danthemakerman This is my first time trying to weld something structural and my second time trying to weld. I was very intimidated by welding but always wanted to give it a try to so I came up with this bench as my way to practice and learn. I used 1/2 inch rebar because its cheap, however I really like the raw ...
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 05:22:50 PDT
Pine and Rebar Footrest http://www.instructables.com/id/Pine-and-Rebar-Footrest/
Pine and Rebar Footrest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/X0SC/IQLI0BMG/FVIX0SCIQLI0BMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/X0SC/IQLI0BMG/FVIX0SCIQLI0BMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/X0SC/IQLI0BMG/FVIX0SCIQLI0BMG.SMALL.jpg DirtylilNinja I am a baker by trade and I have been wanting to try my hand at furniture making and thought making something small would be a good starting project. I made a footrest for a new computer desk that I recently got for a birthday/Christmas gift. I used mostly scrap wood from an old shelving unit that w...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 18:31:32 PDT
Restored Vintage Cast Iron Angel Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Restored-Vintage-Cast-Iron-Angel-Garden-Bench/
Restored Vintage Cast Iron Angel Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/M9IT/IQJRQUZN/FD2M9ITIQJRQUZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/M9IT/IQJRQUZN/FD2M9ITIQJRQUZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/M9IT/IQJRQUZN/FD2M9ITIQJRQUZN.SMALL.jpg man-after-Gods-own-heart Restored a vintage Cast Iron Angel garden bench. Used old barn wood and painted it. What you will need:Paintbrush Painters TapeSpray Paint or Outdoor PaintWoodPolyurethaneScrewsScrewdriver (preferably motorized)Drill Drill bitsBoltsAnd a Steady Hand ;) Clean pieces Clean and prep your pieces to ...
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 13:12:05 PDT
Riven-Inspired Five-Sided Table w/ Reclaimed Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Riven-Inspired-Five-Sided-Table-W-Reclaimed-Legs/
Riven-Inspired Five-Sided Table w/ Reclaimed Legs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/BHNZ/IQICC1YW/F0PBHNZIQICC1YW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/BHNZ/IQICC1YW/F0PBHNZIQICC1YW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/BHNZ/IQICC1YW/F0PBHNZIQICC1YW.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX Who here has built a 4-legged table? That’s what I thought; ladi dadi everybody. Same with 3 and possibly 6, if you’ve used deployable legs to support extra leaves. What? You’ve got something wrong with 5? Although not often seen, a 5-legged table isn’t too difficult by itself but provides the oppor...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 19:03:51 PDT
Treasure Chest - ( of DOOM ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Treasure-Chest-of-DOOM-/
Treasure Chest - ( of DOOM ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/X6BC/IQFCFSF0/FSVX6BCIQFCFSF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/X6BC/IQFCFSF0/FSVX6BCIQFCFSF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/X6BC/IQFCFSF0/FSVX6BCIQFCFSF0.SMALL.jpg Thellesen I had to bring a present for a buddy of mine, and he only wished for bottles of alcohol.Therefor i made him a box for a bitter snaps, out of raw MDF scrap wood. I used a CNC Router for the skull, just because i can. :)Hinges, locks, and foam, is from old boxes that was thrown away also.Step 1:Get a ...
By: Thellesen

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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 16:16:29 PDT
Easy Upholstered Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Upholstered-Headboard/
Easy Upholstered Headboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/T2ED/IQCBI7MR/FZZT2EDIQCBI7MR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/T2ED/IQCBI7MR/FZZT2EDIQCBI7MR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/T2ED/IQCBI7MR/FZZT2EDIQCBI7MR.SMALL.jpg dezine This upholstered headboard adds a stunning feature to the bed, and yet it's so easy to make. Plus, it's extremely affordable if you shop around for fabric.YOU WILL NEED:Particle board cut to the required size for your headboardHeavy-weight batting cut to the same size as the boardFabric for covering...
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Sat, 9 Jul 2016 05:53:43 PDT
Recycled Paint Can Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Paint-Can-Stools/
Recycled Paint Can Stools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/ICZO/IQB51KE4/FYNICZOIQB51KE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/ICZO/IQB51KE4/FYNICZOIQB51KE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/ICZO/IQB51KE4/FYNICZOIQB51KE4.SMALL.jpg dezine If you are doing any painting projects this year, here's a great way to recycle plastic paint containers / bins / cans into comfortable stools. I made stools for outdoors, but you can make them for any room and particularly for a child's bedroom or playroom.Rather than toss out these plastic p...
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 08:06:29 PDT
Rejuvenate Vintage Metal Lawn Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Rejuvenate-Vintage-Metal-Lawn-Chairs/
Rejuvenate Vintage Metal Lawn Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/22UQ/IQB753JE/F8R22UQIQB753JE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/22UQ/IQB753JE/F8R22UQIQB753JE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/22UQ/IQB753JE/F8R22UQIQB753JE.SMALL.jpg TheWaterDog Thank you Instructables for motivating me to finally get to this project.In this Instructable I will show how I rejuvenated a set of vintage metal lawn chairs dating back to the late 1950's or early 1960's. By no means am I restoring these to the original beauty, but hoping to get another 20-30 yea...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 22:46:15 PDT
heart shaped kids seats http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-Shaped-Kids-Seats/
heart shaped kids seats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/NBN9/IQA4UW0S/FCUNBN9IQA4UW0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/NBN9/IQA4UW0S/FCUNBN9IQA4UW0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/NBN9/IQA4UW0S/FCUNBN9IQA4UW0S.SMALL.jpg Dvda2108 I made some heart shaped kids seats and flower tables. It's pretty easy to do and it looks nice. materials:- styrofoam (for the template)- osb (for the sides)- ceder rips (18mm thick, 30mm wide, 400mm long)equipment:- tablesaw (to make the ceder rips)- jigsaw-mini-brat nailgun. Making a template ...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 04:38:58 PDT
DIY Headboard from Reclaimed Door http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Headboard-Reclaimed-Door/
DIY Headboard from Reclaimed Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/QUHN/IQ8CAA8I/FT3QUHNIQ8CAA8I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/QUHN/IQ8CAA8I/FT3QUHNIQ8CAA8I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/QUHN/IQ8CAA8I/FT3QUHNIQ8CAA8I.SMALL.jpg JBsWorkshop Would you believe that you could make something beautiful from someone's trash? That’s right. I found this solid door on my way home from work one day on the side of the road being discarded. At the time I didn’t know what I was going to do with it. But I’ve watched enough DIY on YouTube, se...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 13:17:54 PDT
DIY Shelf From Reclaimed Door http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Shelf-From-Reclaimed-Door/
DIY Shelf From Reclaimed Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/S4SZ/IQ8CAV9E/FHKS4SZIQ8CAV9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/S4SZ/IQ8CAV9E/FHKS4SZIQ8CAV9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/S4SZ/IQ8CAV9E/FHKS4SZIQ8CAV9E.SMALL.jpg JBsWorkshop Due to my darling bride's affection for Christmas time, the closet located in the guest room is filled to the rim with jolly ole’ decorations. So we needed a place for guests to hang their clothes. I had seen designs on Pinterest showing a combination of wood and iron pipe and loved the rustic...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 12:43:18 PDT
Embedded light table into IKEA RANSBY table http://www.instructables.com/id/Embedded-Light-Table-Into-IKEA-RANSBY-Table/
Embedded light table into IKEA RANSBY table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/G568/IQ5PP8D7/FOUG568IQ5PP8D7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/G568/IQ5PP8D7/FOUG568IQ5PP8D7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/G568/IQ5PP8D7/FOUG568IQ5PP8D7.SMALL.jpg kresh New IKEA RANSBY cost about 12000 RUR today, but probably you would not want to drill it right after you bought and assembled. I got a used one and we used it for some times and one day my wife asked to make light table for her. And I decided to mount light table right into the table that she used f...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 06:26:21 PDT
Massive Timbered Platform Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Massive-Timbered-Platform-Bed/
Massive Timbered Platform Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/T2XZ/IQ2O5H8F/F57T2XZIQ2O5H8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/T2XZ/IQ2O5H8F/F57T2XZIQ2O5H8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/T2XZ/IQ2O5H8F/F57T2XZIQ2O5H8F.SMALL.jpg AlanTeed We wanted a modern platform bed made from slab wood about 3" thick. These were impossible to find for purchase without spending many thousands of dollars. So what the heck, it can't be that hard to build a bed frame - right?As it turned out this was an easy project, only made somewhat more difficu...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 18:04:24 PDT
Adaptive wood chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Adaptive-Wood-Chair/
Adaptive wood chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/YVSC/IQ2MGZTN/FOZYVSCIQ2MGZTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/YVSC/IQ2MGZTN/FOZYVSCIQ2MGZTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/YVSC/IQ2MGZTN/FOZYVSCIQ2MGZTN.SMALL.jpg cedricr2 Hello,In this project, I wanted to make an adaptive wood chair inspired by the Tripp Trapp chair. I used for that some basic tools like: circular saw, circular sander, electric screwdriver and jigsaw. My design is little more "angular" than the original, and my be less confortable, but it's cheaper ...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:20:44 PDT
Disco Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-Coffee-Table/
Disco Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/3JOW/IQ0TV9IW/FPU3JOWIQ0TV9IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/3JOW/IQ0TV9IW/FPU3JOWIQ0TV9IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/3JOW/IQ0TV9IW/FPU3JOWIQ0TV9IW.SMALL.jpg bongodrummer This table evolved itself as I worked on it and materials were collected. It started with a big old ash log that forms the top. That slab was awesome and had a good quantity of swirly mad n deep 'naturalness' that I didn't want to loose.To make it flat I tweaked one of the corners with some blue res...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:02:37 PDT
Phone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Holder-3/
Phone Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/0PAU/IQ14WD6Z/FVF0PAUIQ14WD6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/0PAU/IQ14WD6Z/FVF0PAUIQ14WD6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/0PAU/IQ14WD6Z/FVF0PAUIQ14WD6Z.SMALL.jpg Ssluimer This instructable will show you how to build a phone holder with a night light and a little storage box.Step 1: Gather Materials - Block of Wood (any will do i used Teak) - Perspex 3mm - 2 Hinges ( i 3D printed them, but i advise you not to)- LED strip- Coper wires- Screws- Power supply (to power th...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:27:14 PDT
Dog Sign Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Sign-Coat-Rack/
Dog Sign Coat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/R1GW/IPQ4K8EZ/F5QR1GWIPQ4K8EZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/R1GW/IPQ4K8EZ/F5QR1GWIPQ4K8EZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/R1GW/IPQ4K8EZ/F5QR1GWIPQ4K8EZ.SMALL.jpg kdmccowan I originally got the dog sign from my mom for Xmas. I am not really sure where she got it. Originally it was just hanging on the wall where the rack is now. I needed a place to put my dogs leashes and collars so figured I could incorporate it into a coat rack. I also decided last minute to add o...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:38:51 PDT