Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - shelf - featured Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:42:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 SwitchShelf
SwitchShelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> 18kjohnson Hi everyone! This is an Instructable for the SwitchShelf, as I've been calling it, which is a dual purpose bookshelf that can be laid down and rolled under a bed on wheels when not in use to function as a storage unit.I’ve always struggled with a small room and the obstacles of rearranging and tryin...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 07:06:35 PST
Escamotable - More DIY How To Projects]]> sainarayanan Hey, how you doing?Here's a shelf that one can fit anywhere without spending much time.Well, Escamotable is a French word meaning "foldable". Yep, it means that this shelf is a foldable shelf. It began life as an elegant solution to a common problem of urban living. Realizing the limits of my crampe...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 12:35:51 PST
S H E L F Ter
S H E L F Ter - More DIY How To Projects]]> kotchapong Hello. This project I will take a different approach try to make a shelf. Maybe you have seen a doll’s house before, it just a section of the house, that you can see the interior in all the rooms, it’s usually 2- 3 stories. This project I design a section of an old building that has a window and ...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 05:44:46 PST
Magnetic Mod Shelf
Magnetic Mod Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> dswaim This is a handy little shelf for keeping entropy at bay in the kitchen, and a magnetic back means it can be shifted out of the way when needed. Constructed from hexacomb cardboard with a maple veneer skin, this is a relatively cheap and light weight project, and It can be built with little more tool...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 15:04:40 PST
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
How to Make a Rustic Mudroom Coat Rack Shelf - Quick and Easy DIY
How to Make a Rustic Mudroom Coat Rack Shelf - Quick and Easy DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> east fork spring When I first moved in with my fiancé, his house was EMPTY. It echoed. There wasn't a single nail or screw hole in the wall. Not a single piece of art or a clock. There was furniture and... um, nope - just furniture. And very little of that.I am a maker, a collector of cool stuff, and an artist. Pair...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2017 21:07:37 PST
Third Dimensions SHELF
Third Dimensions SHELF - More DIY How To Projects]]> kotchapong Hello. This project I try to design the shelf that looks like 2 dimensional, but it really is 3 dimensional shelf to go along with Red and Blue chair. The material for this project I used MDF 12 millimeters thickness and use Red and Blue are the main colors. The cutting the MDF is not difficult, ...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 20:18:47 PST
IKEA EKBY Shelf Hack
IKEA EKBY Shelf Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> astack Here's an easy modification to IKEA's EKBY VALTER bracket that makes it a touch more functional and attractive.My issue with the original design is that the extension of the 1x against the wall creates a gap at the back of the shelf. It does make it easier to install, but I didn't like that trade of...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:27:03 PST
Compact Pipe Nightstand
Compact Pipe Nightstand - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Sound Guy Small, Simple, Neat and Necessary I am lucky enough to have a "side of the bed," big enough to walk but just too small for anything typical at the store.My 1yr old loves shelves at his height, and wires. I made some black iron pipe shelves in the living room to get my existing bookcase off the floor...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:51:29 PST
Lego Minifig Shelf
Lego Minifig Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> zieak My family has taken to collecting the Lego minifigures that are in the surprise pouches. We started collecting them when series 10 was available and occasionally splurge on some of the older series (like for stocking stuffers). Our collection had outgrown our limited space so a few months ago we m...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 06:51:13 PST
Plum Wood Shelf
Plum Wood Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> StephanP1 This shelf was made for a Whiskey-shop to display little bottles.The wood for this shelf is damson plum. Here you can find more information about this tree: construction is very simple.The horizontal boards are only screwed on a big back board.The tools I used...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 11:55:28 PST
Shelf (re)design - cheap home edition
Shelf (re)design - cheap home edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> TiborR Hello everyone,this is not another tutorial how to make a shelf, these are actually steps how to build your own idea. For example, I took my shelf, which has no purpose and only occupies the space of my room. We gonna redesign my shelf and try to make something better, and more usefully.And, don't w...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:34:08 PST
The Eiyuu Crate: a Multifunctional Storage.
The Eiyuu Crate: a Multifunctional Storage. - More DIY How To Projects]]> fitrasony Previously, I have shared this crate project here, though it was simply just showing the crate. In this i'ble, I will show you how I made the crate. You can download the skp file of the plan down there.At first, I wanted to make a simple crate, inspired by those pins on pinterests. Then I realized...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:58:41 PST
Variable Shelf
Variable Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> team 12 What would you think if there by a “Variable Shelf” that we could hang or place something on it? We made a useful and cool interior. This product can change itself from depending on various situations. If you want to hang clothes, you should pull down one stick. When you pull down all sticks, your f...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:51:19 PST
SHELF TO GO - More DIY How To Projects]]> StephanP1 This shelf is easy to make und very lightand foldable! Tools All you need is a Cordless drilla 4 mm drill bita countersink(screws) Wood 5 boards, 3-layer pine wood, 3/4" thick4 bars2 diagonal barsand a 4mm pine plywood back, this is optional and not necessary2 wooden dowels Cut or buy the wo...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:27:02 PDT
Wood Towel Rack
Wood Towel Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> unusual architect A simple, elegant and, best of all, cheap bathroom towel rack that looks great in any bathroom! Cut The Wood For this project I utilized one 1X6X8'. First I cut the board to 27" (the size I needed for the location I chose). Then I cut four (4) 2" and four (4) 6" pieces of wood. Sand And Stain ...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 21:53:28 PDT
DIY Modern Shelf
DIY Modern Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Into the Dirtshop A DIY Modern style shelf is a great way to create a functional shelf with a minimalistic style that will complement any modern looking room!This simple project will require some welding skills, but the great thing about it is that all of the welds are ground back so don't worry if you are a beginner...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 07:50:46 PDT
Computer Monitor Riser
Computer Monitor Riser - More DIY How To Projects]]> makerbrian My office desk has two monitors, unfortunately they have limited ability to raise and lower. Therefore I would either be slouching in my chair or looking down all day. I am a tall guy so I needed something more than just putting a book under the monitors. I took some dimensions to determine how ...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 18:49:30 PDT
Bubble Bathroom Shelf
Bubble Bathroom Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> feklee My bathroom shelf was broken. As I had spare 4 mm acrylics, and the fab lab Berlin is just across the street, I decided to laser cut a plate for the shelf with a generative design. For a pattern I settled for good old Voronoi, which resembles soap bubble foam. Measure Measure what’s already there...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:43:46 PDT
Sculpted Procedurally-generated Shelves
Sculpted Procedurally-generated Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> oelafifi I'm an artist interested in procedural/generative design. I love looking for inspiration in nature (and there's plenty of it!) and attempting to mimic or augment that just to see if it'll look cool. In my previous job that passion stayed in the digital domain, working on award-winning animated movie...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 09:37:09 PST
Fast and Furious Bookcase
Fast and Furious Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> CODO69 Back in August 2015 My store manager at The Home Depot approached me asking for my help with a volunteer project. Before I even had a chance to say yes or no to it, he informed me that he already told the people it was for that I'd do it! Knowing that I'm now committed to it, I said sure what is it ...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 10:46:51 PST
Baby Changing Table From Five 2x4x8' Studs
Baby Changing Table From Five 2x4x8' Studs - More DIY How To Projects]]> ttj54020 Using five 2x4x8' studs I was able to create this changing table for just $11.55 in lumber. The overall dimensions of this changing table are 33 1/2" Wide x 17 1/4" Deep x 33 1/2" High. The changing pad frame(and changing pad) is removable and adds an additional 3 inches in height. The changing p...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 21:37:37 PST
Pivoting Steel Shelving System
Pivoting Steel Shelving System - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dave GO The inspiration behind this project stemmed from the components and interior design of Maison de Verre, in Paris. As a collaboration between a furniture designer, an architect, and a metal worker, the "House of Glass" represents a level of design and craft that has maintained it's elegance and inspi...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 06:36:45 PST
Pallet Wall Shelf
Pallet Wall Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> HiramF1 I wanted to make a wall shelf. Prep pallet Find a good, clean pallet to form the back of your shelf. I used a random orbit sander with 60 grit paper. I took some wide planks from another pallet for the shelves. I sanded to remove any superficial blemishes. When I removed the boards for shelves, t...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 21:17:29 PST
Skim Board Shelves
Skim Board Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> pvowell My wife and I were casually strolling through the swap meet one day, when we came across a man selling, among other items, three well used skim boards full of character and warmth. One could look at them and almost feel the sand between your toes, the cool Pacific waves swirling about your ankles, a...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 20:49:23 PST
Key shelf
Key shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> StephanP1 find a beautiful board for the backand mark where you want to cut Cut a slot in the shelf on three sites Cut the edges if you want (not necessary) Connect the two pieces with mortise and tenon or with pocket holes Add a hanger I glued a little piece of wood with a wire on the back F...
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 13:49:17 PDT
Corner Shelf for a Desk
Corner Shelf for a Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dustin Rogers My wife needed something to cover the cords on her desk behind her dual monitors. I built this small corner shelf for her. It allows her to make use the otherwise useless space for picture frames or a plant and hides the ugly cords. This is a fairly simple and cheap build and can be achieved using m...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 18:37:34 PDT
Record & Stereo Rack
Record & Stereo Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> schnurrbart One of my biggest motivating factors in growing my understanding and skill in woodworking is simple: to replace all of the Ikea cardboard furniture that fills my house, one piece at a time. Just about everyone who has furnished an apartment or home with Ikea stuff has bought one of their cube tower...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:31:38 PDT
Dovetailed Wall Shelf
Dovetailed Wall Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Donjek I built this project in a hand tool woodworking course taught by Tom Fidgen. This was the first project I built entirely with hand tools - I wanted to see what it would be like to complete a project without any machines at all. The project was small enough that I was able to complete it in just over...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:34:36 PDT
Building a bookshelf onto existing furniture
Building a bookshelf onto existing furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> r_anderson_c In this instructable, I will explain how I added a small bookshelf to an entertainment center. The shelf's dimensions were constrained by the entertainment center's location in the room, the dimensions of the "salvaged" wood I used, and an awkwardly large Historical Atlas of the United States by Na...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 04:00:54 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
C-Clamp Wood Shelf
C-Clamp Wood Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> matthewtmead I was inspired by the Areaware wall clamps and wanted to create something similar for my home office. I thought a c-clamp shelf would be a good addition for my home office and felt it would coordinate well with my Pipe Wrench Table instructable. As a maker, I love to be surrounded by creative things...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:57:23 PDT
Create space and get rid of wires with this shelfie
Create space and get rid of wires with this shelfie - More DIY How To Projects]]> inventy This is how you can create space with a design look and get rid of those horrible wires, modem and sockets. This inscrutable involves woodwork. Some experience with laser cut parts or CNC milling of wood and drilling holes is advised.You need:1x lasercut plywood shelf. (Size 70 x 70 cm. You can use...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 17:08:34 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
How to build a boat shelf.
How to build a boat shelf. - More DIY How To Projects]]> macrossmaniac Hi there. This is my second instructable and I hope you enjoy it. These boat shelves add a nice rustic touch to any room. A very nice place to showcase your pictures or collectibles. Materials... Hi there. Here is my take on a rustic boat shelf for roughly $40. I hope you enjoy this project. Y...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 06:27:36 PST
Feature shelving unit for the lounge
Feature shelving unit for the lounge - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY_DAVE Hi all,My second instructable. This goes with my first (the rustic table). This shelving unit matches the style of the table design i did a few months back. It looks great with a few quirky ornaments on. It cost me nothing other than a box of 100 timber coloured screws. The wood was reclaimed from 4...

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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 03:11:15 PST
DIY kitchen shelving unit under $150
DIY kitchen shelving unit under $150 - More DIY How To Projects]]> makeitgr8t This is my second DIY project, I built this shelving unit from scratch using spruce pine from home improvement store.Spruce pine lumbers2"x4" by 12FT x 42"x3" by 8FT x 31"x6" by 12FT x 41"x8" by 12FT x 21"x12" by 6FT x 1Tools:Table saw, drill/driver, jigsaw, clamps Attaching four legs together to...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 20:52:42 PST
Compression Shelf Room Divider
Compression Shelf Room Divider - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeasaurus Storing your stuff doesn't have to mean boxing it and putting it out of eyesight. You can balance your storage needs in your place by partitioning your space with a smart storage solution like the compression shelf room divider. Using compression poles as the structure, rustic shelves were added t...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:19:01 PST
Console Gaming Shelf
Console Gaming Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeyfids For all of us gamers we understand that organization and display can be a bit of a handful at times. Achieving the ultimate display/collection is an ongoing battle.My goal was to create a console gaming shelf that displays my favourite and most used consoles, with LED lights!To begin, you must draw ...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10:59:40 PDT
Floating bedside table
Floating bedside table - More DIY How To Projects]]> crank_girl Hello there! Welcome to my very first Instructable. If you like it please consider voting for me. I spend a lot of time in bed. I'm disabled and need to rest a lot. It's an incredibly comfortable bed with handy drawers underneath. Unfortunately the drawers make it difficult to have a bedside table. ...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:13:57 PDT
Beehive shelves
Beehive shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> Andrew Cleveland This technique uses masking tape to "clamp" when glueing mitred joints. Its a very useful technique if you need to join anything with more than 4 sides where clamps won't work. Ratchet straps also work but are more expencive. I'd like to thank Starck Joinery cc in Salt River, Cape Town for teaching ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:04:51 PDT
Shoe Shelf
Shoe Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> eu4euh This is a short instructable about this shoe shelf I put together. First , let me say I got this idea from another Instructable. admired the original idea and wanted to build one myself because my family has a large pile of shoes at the front ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:56:38 PDT
Ice Cream Cart Bookshelf
Ice Cream Cart Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nick70587 My wife and I wanted a bookshelf for our daughter's room, but I didn't want some plain ol' piece of furniture you buy in a box from Target.  I came up with the idea of a bookshelf shaped like an ice cream cart.  I had originally wanted to scale it so that our daughter could wheel it around and play ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 20:11:30 PDT
The Bat-shelf
The Bat-shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Lord_Pruitt Ok, so I have a lonely, boring corner on my desk at work.  It just NEEDS something to make it, and me, happy.  Plus, I spend way more time riding a desk now that I'd like.  And I could always use a little more storage space for my stuff. Thus, the idea for the bat-shelf was born. Resources & Mate...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:46:15 PDT
Fibonacci plug-in bookshelf
Fibonacci plug-in bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Speaker cabinet and art shelf from old car speakers
Speaker cabinet and art shelf from old car speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> hamsammy Update: Better final pictures After doing a complete sound system overhaul on my friend's Subaru Imprezza I found myself very impressed with the build quality of the factory speakers.  Separate tweeters, woven cone, decent sized magnet, solid basket structure..  I felt like it would be a waste to t...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 19:59:13 PST
DIY Antique Whitewashed Shoe-rack from Old IKEA Parts & Scrap
DIY Antique Whitewashed Shoe-rack from Old IKEA Parts & Scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Turning an old drawer into a decorative shelf...
Turning an old drawer into a decorative shelf... - More DIY How To Projects]]> Haplo1 Occasionally one finds ones self with an old piece of crap dresser that just isn't worth keeping. Hey, we've all been there, am I right? here's the deal tho, while the main body may be on it's last legs,there may still be some hope for the drawers. I got this idea after we turned some drawers from a...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 22:48:04 PDT
Plywood Utility Shelf
Plywood Utility Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman In my humble apartment, I use a modern, open table for a desk, a dining table, and a workbench. Like many of us living in small spaces, storage is hard to come by and clutter can overwhelm. I wanted to take the scanner, speakers, router, pens, papers, and general nonsense and get it out of my way so...
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 19:10:25 PDT
Beautility: An eco, easy and elegant beer bottle shelf.
Beautility: An eco, easy and elegant beer bottle shelf. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Pushan Panda Paper and beer bottles -- things that we often find stacking up at home. Well, what if you were given something to do with them, and made at the same time space for other things that are piled up and that you want to display? Using waste paper, empty bottles, and some time and energy, here's an eco...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 10:27:35 PST