Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - design Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:39:13 PST BLOX v1.01 Dream Desk
Dream Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> jai2hanuman Hello and warm welcome to my all instructables members. So here I introduced you to my eighth instructables named Dream desk. If you like my idea than don’t forget to like, share, vote and follow me for more fantastic projects like this. Don’t forget to comment your personal thoughts about my dream ...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:54:41 PST
Coffee Coffee Table
Coffee Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Scho1024 How to design and fabricate a coffee table made out of coffee. Design of a Coffee Table Made From Coffee Part 1 So what does a coffee table made out of coffee look like? This is a very interesting question in that we don't really have anything to compare it to. There are plenty of designs for cof...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:18:12 PST
Cardboard Couch
Cardboard Couch - More DIY How To Projects]]> Justin Tyler Tate Cardboard is an amazing material: light, strong, durable, biodegradable, and cheap (or free). This Instructable looks to construct a couch made of cardboard which retains the original properties of the material while being able to hold the weight of a person or people as well as being comfortable to...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 11:36:57 PST
Furniture from construction waste
Furniture from construction waste - More DIY How To Projects]]> BelleHarmon There is a lot of waste that is produced from a construction site. There is also heaps of useful materials that go to waste that can be used for furniture. Here are the steps that I took to create a bench using about 90-95% construction waste. Making the bench top First of all lay out the materia...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:15:43 PDT
Media Cabinet
Media Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> IssamK Inspired by Crate and Barrel designs, I decided to build me one very affordable Media cabinet. @ C&B they use it as a space divider. It could fit many purposes and yet stand solid and strong! For this project You would need 7 x 2Mx30CM Wood Shelfs (Pine or Oak - depending on Budget ) 2 x 2Mx4cCM F...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 13:49:17 PDT
GeoShift Transforming Chair
GeoShift Transforming Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> dswaim *Warning: Shameless Self Promotion* If you like this Instructable, please give it a vote in the Cardboard Contest! Thank you!I designed this chair as an study into transformable children's furniture. The GeoShift chair is your own personal Agrocrag; climable, transformable and a surprisingly comfy s...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 01:43:27 PDT
Sutro Tower Coat Rack Process From Manufacturing to Delivery
Sutro Tower Coat Rack Process From Manufacturing to Delivery - More DIY How To Projects]]> TimS267 Finally, a place to put all your layers. From coats, to hoodies, to scarves, to bags, and umbrellas, this rack can hold it all. Our love of Sutro Tower's minimal lines inspired us to create a beautiful art piece that also functions to declutter your environment. Drawing from Sutro Tower's actual arc...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 11:04:22 PDT
Remaking a Leg
Remaking a Leg - More DIY How To Projects]]> paintphone This Instructable shows how to remake a leg from a table or a vintage couch with silicon mold and fiberglass resin, possibilities are endless The couch was bought with a broken leg with intentions to remake the leg to match the other front leg This was all done at home in the driveway The Mold ...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 18:20:51 PDT
The Napparatus
The Napparatus - More DIY How To Projects]]> JON-A-TRON Since the dawn of society, mankind has been trying to solve one mystery: how do you make workers more productive. We have the solution: naps at work!It turns out that if you provide people with amenities that make them want to stay at work (espresso machines, snacks, pingpong tables, video game cons...

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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:11:44 PDT
360 Degree Looking Crane
360 Degree Looking Crane - More DIY How To Projects]]> billytypewhite Quick guide to build your own cityscape viewing crane, follow step by step or take inspiration and build your own version! Build a base depending on how large you would like to build your crane, you will need to build a base that can secure your crane to the ground without it toppling over. We ha...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:11:30 PDT
DIY Ergonomic Sound Design Workstation
DIY Ergonomic Sound Design Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sound Goals Sit to stand Audio Workstation by Spencer Hector Goals: Creative, comfortable, minimal, ergonomic, affordable, clean work space, sit to standOverview: Workaholic, renter, overachiever, sound designer, mixer, freelance, foley artist, minimalist, tall (6’2”) Built %100 solo (out of desperation, not by...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 06:31:42 PDT
Viking Chair from 4, 2x4s
Viking Chair from 4, 2x4s - More DIY How To Projects]]> stevereiser ABOUTI've seen a few instructables on creating Viking Chairs from a single piece of wood, but wanted to look at building them from easier to manage 2x4s. Each chair is built from 4, 2"x4"x96" pine and cost around $10 each. When building these chairs if you want the chair to appear to be a single p...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 17:19:02 PDT
CC Chair - how to bend plywood
CC Chair - how to bend plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> kniegmann I had a few weeks to build a chair and decided to experiment with bending plywood. Instead of laminating veneers or using a product like bendy ply, I tried laminating thin furniture grade plywood to make thicker plywood. My results were quite successful and the chair was very sturdy and relatively c...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:16:02 PST
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Table
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> timsway you could make this table with basically nothing but a chop saw, hand drill and sander. the welding isn't necessary (bolt it from the top and just tie the legs together without welding the corners).i make and see so many tables with steel bases and wood tops, i got in to doing it the other way aroun...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 19:47:18 PST
Pallet Wood and Walnut Whiskey Cabinet
Pallet Wood and Walnut Whiskey Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> timsway this video shows how i custom built a whiskey cabinet out of choice walnut and not-so-choice pallet wood with unique, plexiglass-filled cracks and gaps in the pallet wood.the entire framework of the case is made in walnut, while all the wood inside the frame is pallet wood. the base is made of 2x4s ...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 16:45:43 PST
Concrete Side Table and Stool
Concrete Side Table and Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShapeCrete Mix A concrete form tube is almost all you need to make this side stool. The finished piece is hollow and weighs about 20-25 lbs. depending on the thickness. Materials and Supplies: Rubber Gloves, Safety Glasses, Dust Mask 10" Concrete Form Tube Shelf Liner Spray Adhesive 11"x11"...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 14:55:15 PDT
Transforming Bar Desk
Transforming Bar Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> JON-A-TRON Living in a small apartment means having to make a choice: desk or bar? You can have both with the Transforming Bar / Desk!The design includes a cork-backed wall at the back of the desk that pivots on wooden dowel posts on the sides of the desk. Simply pull the desk away from the wall, fold down the...

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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 12:02:44 PDT
ion_2017 - More DIY How To Projects]]> estebangabriel ion_2017 is an all purpose action table by industrial designer ESTEBAN GABRIEL.Built as a powder coated metal frame,with an Avonite Solid Surface that sinks into the frame.The focus of the design is in the development of the metal legs. Which have been engineered out of sheet metal. By enabling nice...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 14:35:50 PDT
Concept for a Sculptural Aquarium Installation // LOOKDOWN
Concept for a Sculptural Aquarium Installation // LOOKDOWN - More DIY How To Projects]]> tankrium Sometimes found objects or scrap materials can be a starting point for a great work of art or design object.Using simple materials the LOOKDOWN was designed as a concept prototype for a large-scale aquarium installation.Update: Click Play to See Video Above OVERVIEW – inspiration The inspiration ...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 09:56:49 PDT
How To Build a Modern Bench
How To Build a Modern Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> darbinorvar This simple, modern and sturdy cedar bench, is easy to build and could be used outdoors or why not indoors in a foyer or something like that. It features a white stripe down the middle, and instead of hiding the hardware, the bolts and nails are incorporated as part of the design. It's easy to build...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 11:15:03 PDT
upcycle chair
upcycle chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> acroart The redesigned your old and unused chairs The separation of chair parts You must separate the fragments and pieces of the Chair without breaking it, you should be careful to allocate.While the process of shredding common hand tools and muscle strength. Removing pieces of paint all the pieces, ...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:25:41 PDT
Plyboo CNC Armchair
Plyboo CNC Armchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> abertoni The Plyboo CNC Armchair is an exercise in cnc fabricated furniture that looks to move away from the visual language of CNC mark making and geometry, and towards the production of an object that is not a reflection of the tool on which it was made. Drawing inspiration from traditional armchair design...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:34:05 PDT
CNC Interlocking Chair Design
CNC Interlocking Chair Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bmckenney223 This chair was a project for my IED (Intro to Engineering and Design) class. The objective of this project was to build a chair on inventor that didn't require anything to bond it together, and it had to support our teachers weight (approximately 200 lbs). Not only did we achieve those two goals, bu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:15:11 PDT
Perpetua Stool
Perpetua Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> xbremer The Perpetua Stool combines traditional woodworking tools with 3D modeling software and 5-axis CNC machining to create forms through a digital workflow that are as repeatable as they are sensual. This project matches the sensitivity to detail hand-carving techniques with the efficiency and geometric...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:12:59 PDT
DIY chalkboard from wooden crate
DIY chalkboard from wooden crate - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChristophS2 This is a simple, cheap homemade chalkboard made from an old furniture crate I found, with a total cost of around $12 for materials. I've found it invaluable for scribbling down calculations, sketching up various project designs, and just generally planning and visualizing my thoughts Materials Y...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 15:51:07 PDT
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout - More DIY How To Projects]]> kokoleo My son's bunk bed takes up a lot of space in his small room. He loves sleeping up high but the the rest was just wasted space with junk and dust bunnies underneath. The bottom bed held all his stuffed animals when he was little but now that he's 12 he's given most of those away. Since he's almost a ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:53:18 PDT
Footwear tree
Footwear tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> Karthik P B This is a creative footwear hanging inspired by nature's spiral designs.It has designs to accomodate shoes, Indian chappals and sandals.Features:1. Easy to hang footwears.2. Easy to make3. Enhances the beauty of the surrounding by utilizing the unused wall space. Materials needed Plastic coated ...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 09:18:28 PST
Salvage carboard pipe shelf
Salvage carboard pipe shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> briciius Hello everyone,Today we are going to create some "nordic" design shelf with salvage cardboard pipes.( same carboard pipes that i've used to create my bat-signal : )hope you will love the idea ;) Decorate the interior and exterior of cardboard ...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:15 PST
Making a Chair Really Fast / A Conceptual Workshop
Making a Chair Really Fast / A Conceptual Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> imperfectevidence Hey Out There,So. This is a little bit different than you might be used to out there in the land of how-to's. I'm not going to exactly teach you how to do something concrete, but instead, how to explore a conceptual space through a workshop. It's called Making a Chair Really Fast (Or an Exercise ...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:02:14 PST
Danish Rope Cord Weaving
Danish Rope Cord Weaving - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bradleyrob This is an introduction to weaving chair seats with Danish rope cord. In this tutorial I will be covering the Danish "Split Rail" chair, but note that there are several types of chair designs that require different tactics in weaving the chair seat. Danish seat cord is treated paper that is twisted ...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:33:04 PST
6 legged console table
6 legged console table - More DIY How To Projects]]> JD GOLDBERG I built this 6 legged Console/buffet table for a client. She wanted to replace an aging sofa table with something a little larger, and with a restoration hardware kind of look that would blend with her existing french country decor. In this instructable I'll cover the design, the build process, and ...

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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:21:42 PST
How to build a kid's loft bed
How to build a kid's loft bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> MyFixitUpLife Building a loft bed for my daughter was one of my favorite DIY projects. And it was something she, me and Theresa got to make and enjoy together. She’s 13 now. Things have changed. But I love this project so I’m glad I get to share it with you.I also like that this project—by nature it has an expira...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 06:31:07 PST
Marble & Green Nightstand
Marble & Green Nightstand - More DIY How To Projects]]> ErwanJez We found a stair designed nightstand who clearly needed to switch for red to green. Just paint job here. Find it Craigslist / Leboncoin Prepare It Take it apart.Sand it with high grade sand paper.Mask marble and inner sides.Tip : to get screws and hinges brand new, dip it in a bucket of aceton...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 08:59:48 PDT
How to create a Table Lift
How to create a Table Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> Firgelli Auto Here's an instructable on a neat table lift from Firgelli Automations. I hope you all find this interesting and helpful! The table lift line has been around five months now and has attracted a very excited and enthusiastic following. Thanks to the table lift system clients who have jobs which involv...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 15:15:30 PDT
P9L - Lounge Chair made with CNC Router
P9L - Lounge Chair made with CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> alepalan CNC Furniture has been for a few years already but hasn't really taken off. I believe this is because designers haven't spend enough time designing with that technology in mind. Most of the CNC furniture I found online have the typical joinery exposed or have a rigid feel. I played around with the...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:54:52 PDT
PENNY TABLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraigRJess I started making this table last year after seeing the penny desk that Epbot made. I have to say, it certainly inspired me to get back into what I love doing. And now we have my latest creation.... Let me know what you think :~) Let's Get Started :~) You will need some materials to get started:...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 16:35:47 PDT
Impromptu Sketching
Impromptu Sketching - More DIY How To Projects]]> ishiyasu I sketched it quickly!! Write an image at a stretch, before an image fades away!! White Paper and Writing Prepare for white paper and writing! Rough Sketch Make a rough sketch in a narrow line!! Sketch it Sketch it in the overall ratio carefully!! Completion!! Sketch a fair copy in a...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 04:21:06 PDT
Mid-centery make over on some old kitchen chairs
Mid-centery make over on some old kitchen chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> DelanahBanana We found some kitchen chairs for $10 on craiglist and wanted to give them a make over with some flare.   Sanding the chairs The chairs were pretty beat up some sanding was the first step.  100 grid paper then 220. Priming the chairs I drilled a screw in the bottom of the chair and hung them...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 14:54:22 PDT
Awesome Modern Room Design
Awesome Modern Room Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> TreyHenry Hi everyone! This is my first instructable so I might make a few mistakes. I'm currently wishing to win the Improve Your Room Youth Design Project ! Please vote for me and I hope you enjoy! Wall 1 This is the first wall of the room. As you can see there is a very modern suspended bed with an elec...
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Tue, 1 Oct 2013 19:59:32 PDT
Ramified Armchair - bending plywood
Ramified Armchair - bending plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> alepalan I always wanted to make a bent plywood chair so I went ahead and made this prototype. I used compression mold to curve the plywood and a water based resin glue to put the bendy ply together. I decided to make a simple design that would be broken down into 7 different pieces: • Front leg (x2) • Back...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 02:16:27 PDT
African restyled cupboard
African restyled cupboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ruud van Koningsbrugge There once was a fine Ikea cupboard, that felt a bit bland. So to build its character I added some things. Here are a few ideas to restyle a plain cupboard in an African style. change shape Like this mosque in Mali I added tilts on the corners. Three pieces of 6 mm MDF are glued together and plac...
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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 05:25:55 PDT
Giraffe table
Giraffe table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ruud van Koningsbrugge Fun animal table witch looks a lot more expensive and complicated than it really is. You don't need very experienced woodworking qualities. If you can handle an electric jig saw you can do this! Looks great in an ethnic styled room, an Africa theme or  a child's room with jungle theme.  And I an sur...
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Sat, 20 Jul 2013 07:49:58 PDT
Suspension Chair Design
Suspension Chair Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> JimRD I was working on a robot leg idea that didn't pan out but built this model of leg suspension out of chopsticks, zip ties, bungees, acrylic rulers and wire and thought it would make an interesting stool or chair.  
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 18:31:00 PDT
Make a simple stool/bench/coffee table/sideboard
Make a simple stool/bench/coffee table/sideboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> tessew This is a basic instruction of how you by using standard moulding from a lumberyard can make your own furniture. It’s possible to make them without electrical tools (but of course it’s faster and the result is more precise if you do). I used pine in my furniture, but you can use any kind of wood tha...
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Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:22:02 PDT
Flat-Packed Furniture Design
Flat-Packed Furniture Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> San Juan Carpentry Any furniture maker knows that shipping is a cost worthy of high consideration. Often times shipping rates have been a deciding factor for my customers and I hate to see a lost sale simply due to shipping. You might be wondering why I don’t offer free shipping… The answer is simple: Shipping isn’t f...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 14:23:52 PDT
Contemporary Fireplace Mantel
Contemporary Fireplace Mantel - More DIY How To Projects]]> mart! Got tired of seeing the same slate or concrete fireplace mantels in contemporary homes sites and magazines so decided to go with something a bit different. this cost me around 260$ of material and a couple week nights of work. ***Disclaimer - check your local building code to see if you can actuall...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 14:52:40 PST
Make a Tree Table
Make a Tree Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> KoomoriForge Welcome to my first Instructable! Hope you enjoy it. Please vote for me in the Furniture Contest. Thanks! A few years ago, my wife had a client who wanted a table that looked like a tree for her breakfast nook. She had searched high and low, but couldn't find what she wanted. She he...
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Thu, 24 Jan 2013 20:47:49 PST
Interior design concept
Interior design concept - More DIY How To Projects]]> Riccardo91 An interior design concept of a bedroom, a separator with library and a bidirectional drawers between them. this is a model 1:10 This is a 1:10 scale model, made entirely of various types of wood, plexiglass and forex
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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 14:56:16 PST
Woodddeskk - More DIY How To Projects]]> LorenzoLoGrasso This is a simple desk created to be used by students or pro who likes to draw and have the possibility to quickly clean the surfaces from waste. It has a trap where you can throw everiting: if the drawer is open waste will fall on the floor but if it's close you will find it inside. Have fun
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 15:13:21 PST
Marea Bench by Cristian Arostegui
Marea Bench by Cristian Arostegui - More DIY How To Projects]]> carostegui The Marea bench was desined by furniture designer and builder, Cristian Arostegui. It was built as a final project for the Industrial Woodworking Technician program in Humber College, Toronto, Canada. It is inspired by the movement of the ocean. The purpose was to design a piece that is functional f...
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012 20:24:36 PST