Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - furniture - modern - featured Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:47:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Broken Bed -> Entryway Bench w/ Shoe Storage
Broken Bed -> Entryway Bench w/ Shoe Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> Meglymoo87 This gorgeous entryway bench was conceived from a need + a challenge. The need: We have a lot of shoes (with our family of five) and need proper (but convenient) storage for them. Plus, we need somewhere to sit while putting on our shoes in the entry.The challenge: My husband challenged me to make t...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 13:07:09 PST
Plywood Sphere Table
Plywood Sphere Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> MarcoGhelfino I was asked by my parents to make a new table for the living room for my school product design project, they specifically asked for a table which was modern, quirky, stylish and had to be made using plywood as a feature. I never thought I could use ply as a feature for a table, but after an enormous...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 14:49:23 PST
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
Modern Style Adirondack Chair
Modern Style Adirondack Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> schaverwoodshop This is a simplified and modern take on a classic adirondack chair. It was designed so that even a beginner to woodworking can build it using the most basic power tools, and can easily be completed in one day. The materials are easy to find at any home improvement store and should cost no more than ...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:12:48 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Head Board/Wall Art
Reclaimed Wood Head Board/Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> arron_mollet22 This, like many projects I have undertaken in my making career, was a spin off of an original larger project. My original project was a bed frame with a mechanically assisted lift system that could lift hidden drawers to the foot of the bed (an intractable for this may be available sometime in the f...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 16:40:41 PDT
Making Scrapwood coffee table
Making Scrapwood coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robglacier Don't feel like reading? check out the above video showing an overview of the build process.If you're still with us and would like to make this, the following steps will walk you through the process and the lessons I learned along the way. Measure and Mark The triangle pattern is 2D representatio...
By: Robglacier

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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 19:51:09 PDT
Reclaimed Driftwood Bench
Reclaimed Driftwood Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> Two Paddles Design This stationary bench was designed for an entryway as a great place to set down groceries or change out some muddy boots. It brings instant character to a space but also feels modern and simple and was very easy to build using only a drill. Gather Materials Just a handful of materials are needed...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:22:09 PDT
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35 - More DIY How To Projects]]> justinhyp I've been on the look out for a TV console that was a little off beat. Something modern, low, and long for my livingroom area. I saw a few pieces at high end furniture stores that were bomb-diggity, but when I checked the price I cried. So I set on a mission to make something myself, or get tetanus ...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:57:52 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
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
Hairpinned Table
Hairpinned Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman The hairpin leg was designed by Henry Glass in 1941 for American Way furniture. A simple "V" of steel rod was connected to a flat "L" bracket, cocked at a slight angle. Hairpin legs produced maximal strength out of minimal material and were easy to make, both ideal qualities during wartime shortages...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 19:00:17 PDT
Diesel Punk Wine Rack
Diesel Punk Wine Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robert Chlebowski Here is an easy project to hold bottles of all sorts (Wine, Gin, Vodka etc). This project requires at a minimum 6 hours of time and no tools! - (note, unless things get stubborn, then you may need some WWD40 and a pipe plier.)This rack may end up being a bit of a puzzle, so read the next step thorou...
By: Robert Chlebowski

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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:29:17 PST
DIY Modern Coffee Table
DIY Modern Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> EthanF1 Materials:Cable ties (zip-ties),35 3/4"×24" acrylic sheet (.080), 35 3/4"×24" wire deck, 22"×23 1/2" wire decks Lay the 35 3/4"×24" wire deck flat with the 35 3/4" raised crossbars facing down (when turned over they will face up). Then attach an 22"×23 1/2" wire deck to each end of the larger wi...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 22:56:37 PST
the stem lamp
the stem lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> andrea biffi Being able to cut my own empty beer bottles I wished to build something which takes advantage of that nice warm glass colour. A lamp took shape in my brain... The lampshades To see a simple way to cut a glass bottle you can read my previous instructable here. Actually there are many methods and y...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:01:32 PDT
Compact, Modular Living Loft
Compact, Modular Living Loft - More DIY How To Projects]]> morganmurdock I'm a big fan of design and I also like to conserve everything I can from materials to time to space. One day, while looking around online, I was inspired by an all-in-one piece of furniture that someone had created and decided that I would like to design and build my own compact, all-in-one loft be...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 01:35:23 PDT
Vintage Table Face-Lift
Vintage Table Face-Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Easy Modern Black Iron Pipe Bench / Entryway Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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 Materials...
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013 23:01:06 PDT
Make A cheap yet luxurious Modern looking Coffee Table w/ tons of storage
Make A cheap yet luxurious Modern looking Coffee Table w/ tons of storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> mstyle183 My wife really hated our old coffee table and really hates my mess.. i have a lot of small containers and hoses that i use when i tabacco pipe aka Hookah.. So i decided to clean up my mess by making a coffee table.. with tons of storage and a great design.. My wife loved her new coffee table and the...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 19:51:39 PST
Eero Ball Dog Bed/Chair
Eero Ball Dog Bed/Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> SargentPepper Furniture is a tricky thing.  There are so many phenomenally designed couches and chairs to adorn your living space, but frankly, how many people have the kind of money to buy the most elegant and modern pieces of  architecture?   I mean, the Eero Ball Chair is the perfect example: http://www.eero-...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 13:56:54 PST
Road Sign Bowl
Road Sign Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman Origami, the ancient Japanese art of paper folding, has some basic principles that have been applied to everything from textile design to lamp construction.  I used them here to fold some old road signs into fruit bowls that combine the angular modernity of architecture with the vintage warmth of an...
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Wed, 27 Oct 2010 19:53:31 PDT
How to Build a Polished Concrete Desk
How to Build a Polished Concrete Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> hivoltage This Instructable documents the construction of my new Modern desk with a polished concrete desktop! Plans! Plan and layout the desk. Take measurements of the location you plan to place it. Nothing is worse than building something you wont be able to use. Make sure the concrete is broken up into ...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2009 17:06:02 PDT
Four Lives of A Modern Side Table
Four Lives of A Modern Side Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> modhomeecteacher When thrifting at Goodwill or other vintage shops, it takes a keen eye to choose furniture wisely. See how this laminate topped modern side table was strong enough to live four lives. Each look brought the table closer to it's final form. Original Table from Goodwill Nice legs make this table a ...
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Fri, 1 May 2009 20:28:36 PDT