Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - furniture - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:49:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wooden drawer pulls - made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-drawer-pulls/
Wooden drawer pulls - made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MDJD/HUBWNJIE/FWPMDJDHUBWNJIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MDJD/HUBWNJIE/FWPMDJDHUBWNJIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/MDJD/HUBWNJIE/FWPMDJDHUBWNJIE.SMALL.jpg workislove Here is a set of wooden drawer pulls I made for a chest of drawers, made of the scroll saw in Techshop's wood shop. Last year I made a nice little chest of drawers - she's not pretty, but she's quite functional. It was my first furniture project after taking a wood-joinery class at Techshop. But it...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:38:14 PDT
Folding (pac-n-go) Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-pac-n-go-Chair/
Folding (pac-n-go) Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ORFT/HUBWOGPC/F0BORFTHUBWOGPC.SMALL.jpg cahelming A chair designed for functionality, affordability, out door comfort, and easily disassembled for storage. More importantly it can be fabricated out of a limited amount of materials and tools. TOOLS: - Drill with 1/2" drill bit- - Jig Saw with wood saw blade - Clamps - Router with 1/2" di...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:20:08 PDT
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you http://www.instructables.com/id/CAF-the-coffee-table-that-moves-with-you/
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/WDXW/HTOUD2RM/F1RWDXWHTOUD2RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/WDXW/HTOUD2RM/F1RWDXWHTOUD2RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/WDXW/HTOUD2RM/F1RWDXWHTOUD2RM.SMALL.jpg xbremer CAF is the coffee table that moves with you, converting quickly from a coffee table to a three-drawer box 4.5" tall to store and move all the little books, papers, and pencils that don't have a box of their own. The table can be made entirely out of one 4ft x 8ft piece of plywood 1/2" thick, with c...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 18:36:07 PDT
PENNY TABLE http://www.instructables.com/id/PENNY-TABLE/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 16:35:47 PDT
Piano Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Piano-Coffee-Table/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 19:12:45 PDT
Children's Step Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Childrens-Step-Stool/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 16:53:14 PDT
Live-Edge End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-End-Table/
Live-Edge End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/99RG/HT1M20FU/FUY99RGHT1M20FU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/99RG/HT1M20FU/FUY99RGHT1M20FU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/99RG/HT1M20FU/FUY99RGHT1M20FU.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose Once we finished the entertainment center that sits in our living room, we realized we needed to update the rest of the furniture to match. We decided to replace the end table in our living room with this modern, mixed-media table. This table is made out of a solid hardwood table-top (made out of c...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 20:15:36 PDT
Wire Spool Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Spool-Table/
Wire Spool Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/P3XG/HS61AUXK/FK0P3XGHS61AUXK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/P3XG/HS61AUXK/FK0P3XGHS61AUXK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/P3XG/HS61AUXK/FK0P3XGHS61AUXK.SMALL.jpg amalkhan It's an amazing feeling to know that you made the table you sit in front of and enjoy on the daily. It's an even more amazing feeling to know that you upcycled industrial equipment and saved it from the waste of a landfill! In this instructable, I'll show you how I converted a huge copper-wire spool...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:55:07 PST
Fibonacci plug-in bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Fibonacci-plug-in-bookshelf/
Fibonacci plug-in bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/KHYO/HRWN8IC4/FKYKHYOHRWN8IC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/KHYO/HRWN8IC4/FKYKHYOHRWN8IC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/KHYO/HRWN8IC4/FKYKHYOHRWN8IC4.SMALL.jpg katekat You need a bookshelf with mixed wood and harmonic light design? This bookshelf has no visible screws and you can staple or organize books as you like, because of different shelves. It is light and beautiful. The hard part is the construction afterwards you will need one day work. This bookshelf c...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 07:21:37 PST
how to decoupage a thrift store dresser with a poster http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-decoupage-a-thrift-store-dresser-with-a-pos/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/T43I/HRP9DZ23/F5VT43IHRP9DZ23.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/T43I/HRP9DZ23/F5VT43IHRP9DZ23.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/T43I/HRP9DZ23/F5VT43IHRP9DZ23.SMALL.jpg debisdesigndiary transform a thrift store dresser with with decoupage and a 9$ poster, learn how to create a smooth finish without bubbles.
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 11:39:16 PST
How to Build a Plate Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Plate-Rack/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 07:32:40 PST
iPhone-Controlled Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-Controlled-Entertainment-Center/
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:19:15 PST
Wood serving tray with folding stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-serving-tray-with-folding-stand/
Wood serving tray with folding stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/QZDX/HR0B3M7T/FNVQZDXHR0B3M7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/QZDX/HR0B3M7T/FNVQZDXHR0B3M7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/QZDX/HR0B3M7T/FNVQZDXHR0B3M7T.SMALL.jpg Todd Gehris This project was born out of necessity and a serious case of cabin fever. I have recently sold all of my furniture in preparation for a mobile lifestyle. My biggest hack yet! I had figured a nice wooden tray and stand could be a useful item to have. So I rummaged through what was left in the house, ...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:04:39 PST
DIY Secret Counter Chair! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Secret-Counter-Chair/
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:48:48 PST
Architectural Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/Architectural-Shelving/
Architectural Shelving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/9HE5/HQDLX0UV/FOU9HE5HQDLX0UV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/9HE5/HQDLX0UV/FOU9HE5HQDLX0UV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/9HE5/HQDLX0UV/FOU9HE5HQDLX0UV.SMALL.jpg johnwhitmarsh This shelving unit was commissioned for the gallery at Autodesk Pier 9 in San Francisco. It was created to showcase a diverse range of maker-style projects made in house by artists, Instructables staff, and Autodesk employees alike. (And the shelving itself had to look cool too.) I've always liked ...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 10:18:43 PST
Apple Crate Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Crate-Coffe-Table/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 11:30:11 PST
Pallet wood Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-wood-Coffee-Table-1/
Pallet wood Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W6AN/HQ1E05HV/FDVW6ANHQ1E05HV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W6AN/HQ1E05HV/FDVW6ANHQ1E05HV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W6AN/HQ1E05HV/FDVW6ANHQ1E05HV.SMALL.jpg Orinico Hi all. Apologies for taking so long to put these up. But adventures in pallet construction continue. While the pallet sofa awaits the cushions to be upholstered I thought I'd share my coffee table. Tried to push myself a little bit and move on from just utilitarian design to something a little b...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 13:54:26 PST
Bent Lamination Form (How To) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Lamination-Form-How-To/
Bent Lamination Form (How To) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/GCZW/HPZT7GY2/FCBGCZWHPZT7GY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/GCZW/HPZT7GY2/FCBGCZWHPZT7GY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/GCZW/HPZT7GY2/FCBGCZWHPZT7GY2.SMALL.jpg wizzinstuff In this intractable, you will learn how to create a bending form for bent lamination. I made it at TechShop http://www.techshop.ws What you will need: 1. Metal ruler (3ft) 2. Heavy objects 3. French curves 4. Drafting & design fade-out vellum (drafting paper) 5. Blue painters tape 6. Number 2 pen...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 12:18:30 PST
Custom Audio Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Audio-Shelf/
Custom Audio Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/LHEX/HPWMME99/FRQLHEXHPWMME99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/LHEX/HPWMME99/FRQLHEXHPWMME99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/LHEX/HPWMME99/FRQLHEXHPWMME99.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 This custom audio shelf was a gift to my girlfriend. I wanted to give here a nice place to store her CDs and vinyl records and I was unable to find any store-bought options I liked. The shelf was designed for a record player to sit on top and hold 120 CDs. Note that this Instructable assumes prior ...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 06:40:04 PST
DIY Antique Whitewashed Shoe-rack from Old IKEA Parts & Scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Antique-Whitewashed-Shoe-rack-from-Old-IKEA-Pa/
DIY Antique Whitewashed Shoe-rack from Old IKEA Parts & Scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/7RFY/HP0CV40G/FP27RFYHP0CV40G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/7RFY/HP0CV40G/FP27RFYHP0CV40G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/7RFY/HP0CV40G/FP27RFYHP0CV40G.SMALL.jpg E_Bloomquist So I have the problem many of us are faced with, especially in a city where space is tight. Too many shoes and not enough storage. o_0 So I decided to build a shoe-rack and had the idea to use some parts from an IKEA MIKAEL desk hutch that was no longer being used and some scraps of wood I got from ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:56:46 PST
An entry organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/An-entry-organizer/
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 08:47:01 PST
Hand Crank TV Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Crank-TV-Lift/
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 10:05:41 PST
Desk-height Cabinet made with CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-height-Cabinet-made-with-CNC-Router/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 13:05:28 PST
"Dynamite Crate" End Table from Old Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamite-Crate-End-Table-from-Old-Pallet/
"Dynamite Crate" End Table from Old Pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/UUIP/HMVJONZL/FUBUUIPHMVJONZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/UUIP/HMVJONZL/FUBUUIPHMVJONZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/UUIP/HMVJONZL/FUBUUIPHMVJONZL.SMALL.jpg me-again100 This instructable will show you how to make an end table that looks like an old dynamite crate.  It is easy to build and is made from an old pallet so it's cheap too. Materials Materials An old pallet Large ceramic tile Small Hinges Magnetic Catch Small furniture slides or floor protectors Stenc...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 12:45:43 PST
Soda Crate Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Crate-Spice-Rack/
Soda Crate Spice Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/GZ33/HM8CVKSV/FK8GZ33HM8CVKSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/GZ33/HM8CVKSV/FK8GZ33HM8CVKSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/GZ33/HM8CVKSV/FK8GZ33HM8CVKSV.SMALL.jpg wholman Years ago, at a drafty, bat-infested flea market in rural Alabama, I picked up two antique wooden soda crates for $5 each. One was solid Coca-Cola red, the other a dusky orange, brand unknown. And then they sat, warehoused in a succession of closets until I had occasion to use them. In my most rece...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 06:26:39 PST
Multi purpose childrenchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-purpose-childrenchair/
Multi purpose childrenchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/09M2/HNE3X40B/FB909M2HNE3X40B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/09M2/HNE3X40B/FB909M2HNE3X40B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/09M2/HNE3X40B/FB909M2HNE3X40B.SMALL.jpg flemse The purpose of this instructable is to make a multipurpose childrenschair. The requirements where - Durable - Cheap - Limited materials - Multipurpose - Easy to make Multipurpose childrenschair The final chair have three funtionalities - Low chair - High chair - Table Materials The requireme...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:09:10 PDT
Build a Tool-Stand from an Old File Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Tool-Stand-from-an-Old-File-Cabinet/
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 10:41:40 PDT
Upcycled outdoor furniture set http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-outdoor-furniture-set/
Upcycled outdoor furniture set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/91G6/HLZRVIUX/F4991G6HLZRVIUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/91G6/HLZRVIUX/F4991G6HLZRVIUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/91G6/HLZRVIUX/F4991G6HLZRVIUX.SMALL.jpg craterobber This is my first instructable.  I have been building with pallets for about five years, enjoying their low cost, versatility and cool weathered/industrial look. I have decided to turn a few of my projects into instructables - apologies if there is a lack of pictures - but most of the projects I'm s...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 13:46:12 PDT
Ramified Armchair - bending plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/Ramified-Armchair-bending-plywood/
Ramified Armchair - bending plywood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6WRS/HLPRC3YR/FGO6WRSHLPRC3YR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6WRS/HLPRC3YR/FGO6WRSHLPRC3YR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/6WRS/HLPRC3YR/FGO6WRSHLPRC3YR.SMALL.jpg 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
Concrete Lack: Ikea Table Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Ikea-Lack-Table/
Concrete Lack: Ikea Table Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/QNUC/HKVLCMIS/FNZQNUCHKVLCMIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/QNUC/HKVLCMIS/FNZQNUCHKVLCMIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/QNUC/HKVLCMIS/FNZQNUCHKVLCMIS.SMALL.jpg budman0312 I wanted  a cheap coffee table, so I went to Ikea and picked up a Lack coffee table for $20. It was a little plain, so I decided to customize it a little. Materials and Tools Materials: IKEA Lack Coffee Table ($20) 12 ft. 1x6 boards ($10) Bag of concrete ($3) (I used standard quikrete concrete. F...
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 16:24:51 PDT
Whiskey Barrel Bar Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Whiskey-Barrel-Bar-Stools/
Whiskey Barrel Bar Stools - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/8QW2/HKE9MLRA/F2L8QW2HKE9MLRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/8QW2/HKE9MLRA/F2L8QW2HKE9MLRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/8QW2/HKE9MLRA/F2L8QW2HKE9MLRA.SMALL.jpg kminer49er Sun and weather take a toll on outdoor furniture. I had four outdoor bar stools covered with plastic resin wicker that had cracked and split. I priced new outdoor bar stools, ($75 and up x 4.) I figured I could renovate my old stools for about the price a single new chair. The plastic wicker had to ...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 22:27:37 PDT
Create your own Y-Parametric table - More artistic furnishings! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Y-Parametric-table-More-artistic/
Create your own Y-Parametric table - More artistic furnishings! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/99JL/HJZ85YW1/FUI99JLHJZ85YW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/99JL/HJZ85YW1/FUI99JLHJZ85YW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/99JL/HJZ85YW1/FUI99JLHJZ85YW1.SMALL.jpg ohmdaddy This is my second single sheet plywood furniture instructable! If you missed the first, the Fishbone chair, please check it out! This too I made at the Techshop! This was another instance of me scouring through the internet late at night, and saw something that caught my eye! A piece by Krystian Kwi...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 17:41:50 PDT
Painting a Dresser to Give it a Custom Look http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-a-Dresser-to-Give-it-a-Custom-Look/
Painting a Dresser to Give it a Custom Look - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/HGV8/HJKBVC0F/FQGHGV8HJKBVC0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/HGV8/HJKBVC0F/FQGHGV8HJKBVC0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/HGV8/HJKBVC0F/FQGHGV8HJKBVC0F.SMALL.jpg 4wardthinkers Do you have an ugly dresser or piece of wood furniture you can't stand to look at but can't bear to part with? Before you get rid of it, think about the potential it can provide with a new look. Try painting it in your favorite colors to make it a nice statement piece for your room. Gathering the ...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 22:45:14 PDT
Make your own fishbone chair out of a single sheet of plywood! A work of art for your home http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-fishbone-chair-out-of-a-single-sheet/
Make your own fishbone chair out of a single sheet of plywood! A work of art for your home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/YADH/HJKBWYH1/FSVYADHHJKBWYH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/YADH/HJKBWYH1/FSVYADHHJKBWYH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/YADH/HJKBWYH1/FSVYADHHJKBWYH1.SMALL.jpg ohmdaddy You can now DOWNLOAD THE SHOPBOT FILE from Etsy One of my first projects at the TechShop San Francisco was to use the ShopBot Alpha. It started off with me wanting to make some single sheet plywood furniture, but I had no clue where to start.. After some exhaustive internet researching, I couldn't ...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 02:15:08 PDT
Oryx desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Oryx-desk/
Oryx desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/NQEY/HJAHCWHH/FWSNQEYHJAHCWHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/NQEY/HJAHCWHH/FWSNQEYHJAHCWHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/NQEY/HJAHCWHH/FWSNQEYHJAHCWHH.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge The really wild desk. Dream of Africa while check your finances. You will need about three quarters of a sheet of 15 mm MDF ( 122x244 cm) Three pine slats ( 2x3 cm?): 30, 90, 110 cm Wood glue 35 mm nails some screws Tools: Electric jig saw (Electric sanding machine) Hammer Drill ( pre-drill screw ...
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Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:56:10 PDT
Giraffe table http://www.instructables.com/id/Giraffe-table/
Giraffe table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/COLL/HJAHVYI2/FJPCOLLHJAHVYI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/COLL/HJAHVYI2/FJPCOLLHJAHVYI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/COLL/HJAHVYI2/FJPCOLLHJAHVYI2.SMALL.jpg 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
Spare parts garage/shop stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Spare-parts-garageshop-stool/
Spare parts garage/shop stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/Q0FU/HJ1W8J0O/F93Q0FUHJ1W8J0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/Q0FU/HJ1W8J0O/F93Q0FUHJ1W8J0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/Q0FU/HJ1W8J0O/F93Q0FUHJ1W8J0O.SMALL.jpg csellers1 I was standing in my garage the other day wishing I had a suitable place to rest my bones, when I spied my broken motor parts from my old Firebird. This got my wheels a turning and I came up with a plan to put together a simple stool using only leftover pieces and parts. If your anything like me, n...
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 17:06:42 PDT
HANG .10 coffee table - version II http://www.instructables.com/id/HANG-10-coffee-table-version-II/
HANG .10 coffee table - version II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/GMIA/HIF0C4UF/FYVGMIAHIF0C4UF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/GMIA/HIF0C4UF/FYVGMIAHIF0C4UF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/GMIA/HIF0C4UF/FYVGMIAHIF0C4UF.SMALL.jpg CraigRJess Well, here is version II of my original HANG .10 surfboard coffee table.  This time around I used pennies, with copper/chrome maple leafs on a white background. Which one do you like better? 1st thing to do is make a jig... *Take your paper template and trace its shape onto the wood that you ...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 17:22:18 PDT
DIY Chair Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chair-Restoration/
DIY Chair Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/PC5Z/HHTE15S0/F52PC5ZHHTE15S0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/PC5Z/HHTE15S0/F52PC5ZHHTE15S0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/PC5Z/HHTE15S0/F52PC5ZHHTE15S0.SMALL.jpg NimbleMoney One of the best ways to give a piece of old furniture a snappy new look is to give it a colourful coat of paint.  In this tutorial I'm taking two old, mismatched chairs and showing you how to do a complete restoration. The end result is pretty cool! You can use these instructions for any piece of ...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:15:20 PDT
Upcycle your own stenciled coffee table on the cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-your-own-stenciled-coffee-table-on-the-che/
Upcycle your own stenciled coffee table on the cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/LQHQ/HH2VMXOY/FS9LQHQHH2VMXOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/LQHQ/HH2VMXOY/FS9LQHQHH2VMXOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/LQHQ/HH2VMXOY/FS9LQHQHH2VMXOY.SMALL.jpg Triplezee Ever see an image on the internet and think,"Hey, that would look cool on a coffee table, or end table, or even a wall"?  Well after paying $50 for a high quality laser cut stencil, I figured there must be a way to make one for a lot cheaper.  And this is what I did: Materials Pencil Screw driver...
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Sat, 25 May 2013 18:31:07 PDT
Vintage Table Face-Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Table-Face-Lift/
Vintage Table Face-Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/USLM/HGU2EJTN/F6BUSLMHGU2EJTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/USLM/HGU2EJTN/F6BUSLMHGU2EJTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/USLM/HGU2EJTN/F6BUSLMHGU2EJTN.SMALL.jpg L.A.Woman If you like this project please VOTE for it in the Vintage Contest!  Thanks! One of the favorite corners of my house involves one of the most unique tables.  People always ask where it came from and how much it cost.  Little do they know that it was a $10 find at the local thrift shop. If you love ...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 00:31:14 PDT
Easy Modern Black Iron Pipe Bench / Entryway Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Modern-Black-Iron-Pipe-Bench-Entryway-Table/
Easy Modern Black Iron Pipe Bench / Entryway Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/53U7/HFSHEVFO/FGE53U7HFSHEVFO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/53U7/HFSHEVFO/FGE53U7HFSHEVFO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/53U7/HFSHEVFO/FGE53U7HFSHEVFO.SMALL.jpg koalalana I started this project because I wanted an affordable bench/entryway table for my front door and didn't like anything I found in stores in my price range.  It's so easy to make and the materials are pretty affordable, too! Heavily inspired by the tutorials at http://homemade-modern.com/ Materials...
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013 23:01:06 PDT
Walking Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Table/
Walking Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/KHEN/HEXUHTW9/F4OKHENHEXUHTW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/KHEN/HEXUHTW9/F4OKHENHEXUHTW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/KHEN/HEXUHTW9/F4OKHENHEXUHTW9.SMALL.jpg boston09 I've seen a video of a table that can walk, I really wanted one but I couldn't find one for sale, so I thought "Hey, I'm an engineering student, I'll make one!" But when i started out the search for the plans to the walking table I quickly realized that there were absolutely zero plans. So I had no ...
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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 11:39:01 PDT
Bullet-Proof Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullet-Proof-Coffee-Table/
Bullet-Proof Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/S91Q/HEXUHVAW/F5LS91QHEXUHVAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/S91Q/HEXUHVAW/F5LS91QHEXUHVAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/S91Q/HEXUHVAW/F5LS91QHEXUHVAW.SMALL.jpg bennelson I drink some STRONG coffee. So, I need one tough coffee table to handle it! Several years ago, I did some construction work remodeling a small bank branch office, including removing the bullet-proof glass window. I saved it, thinking that it would make an interesting material to build a table from....
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 20:36:22 PDT
Build and upholster an oversize 'couch' http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-and-upholster-an-oversize-couch/
Build and upholster an oversize 'couch' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/RVRJ/HET139XP/FU5RVRJHET139XP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/RVRJ/HET139XP/FU5RVRJHET139XP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/RVRJ/HET139XP/FU5RVRJHET139XP.SMALL.jpg liberty5-3000 I built this in the showroom of the handbag company where I am a designer. Space was limited, but with a lot of improvisation, I was able to make it work. Gather materials Materials are given for the specific size and shape of the 'couch' that I built, and any variation will affect the supply nee...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 12:44:38 PDT
Shoe Bench made with CNC Router and Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Bench-made-with-CNCvrouter-and-Laser/
Shoe Bench made with CNC Router and Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/WMW9/HET1AHU5/FPPWMW9HET1AHU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/WMW9/HET1AHU5/FPPWMW9HET1AHU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/WMW9/HET1AHU5/FPPWMW9HET1AHU5.SMALL.jpg dogtooth Here is a shoe storage bench for an entryway.  It was cut from 3/4, 1/2 and 1/8 inch plywood with a CNC router and laser cutter. The goal of this design was a rigid, light  bench.  It must also be strong enough to stand on, and have  good ventilation properties for the shoes.  The person requesting...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 16:16:37 PDT
How to build Glass Top Shadow Box Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-Glass-Top-Shadow-Box-Coffee-Table/
How to build Glass Top Shadow Box Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/NK50/HERLV5LN/F7CNK50HERLV5LN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/NK50/HERLV5LN/F7CNK50HERLV5LN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/NK50/HERLV5LN/F7CNK50HERLV5LN.SMALL.jpg sosclosetsandfurniture A recent project I completed was a glass top shadow box coffee table.  The customer wanted the table refinished and we made some cosmetic changes to update the look.  See pictures. Well her friend had been looking for something similar on the internet but had not had any luck.  She asked if tha...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 08:59:14 PDT
Apartment sized sideboard with koi veneer pictorial inlay - CNC and Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Apartment-sized-sideboard-with-koi-veneer-pictoria/
Apartment sized sideboard with koi veneer pictorial inlay - CNC and Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/8XM5/HELXCTZQ/FM08XM5HELXCTZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/8XM5/HELXCTZQ/FM08XM5HELXCTZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/8XM5/HELXCTZQ/FM08XM5HELXCTZQ.SMALL.jpg dogtooth Most sideboards are fairly large beasts. I had a request to construct a scaled down sideboard that would fit in an apartment or small dining area.  We were also going for a dramatic accent piece.  The pictorial inlays were created with a laser cutter by rastering out a pocket in the door and then ve...
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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 19:39:44 PDT
DIY Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Furniture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/L47P/GHDSFFX1/FFXL47PGHDSFFX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/L47P/GHDSFFX1/FFXL47PGHDSFFX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/L47P/GHDSFFX1/FFXL47PGHDSFFX1.SMALL.jpg zazenergy Welcome to the Instructables eBook, DIY Furniture!  We all need furniture, and it's great when you can get something that expresses your personal style without breaking the bank. This collection of projects will help you create awesome furniture to perfectly fit your space, and make it look like yo...
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Mon, 6 Dec 2010 21:06:22 PST
Wobble Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Wobble-Seat-1/
Wobble Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/6CVG/HEBN0G7M/FPU6CVGHEBN0G7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/6CVG/HEBN0G7M/FPU6CVGHEBN0G7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/6CVG/HEBN0G7M/FPU6CVGHEBN0G7M.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Sitting all day is bad for your health. People with sedentary jobs have a much higher chance of heart disease than those who move around more. The wobble seat provides a solution similar to the Locus Seat deigned by Focal Upright Furniture (www.focaluprightfurniture.com) without breaking the bank. ...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 08:56:57 PDT