Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - wood http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Aug 2014 23:41:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Suitcase End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Suitcase-End-Table/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 13:03:20 PDT
The Two-Weekend Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Two-Weekend-Table/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:27:19 PDT
Pallet Top Benches and tables http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Top-Benches-and-tables/
Pallet Top Benches and tables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/YPAB/HW0FWNPG/FXEYPABHW0FWNPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/YPAB/HW0FWNPG/FXEYPABHW0FWNPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/YPAB/HW0FWNPG/FXEYPABHW0FWNPG.SMALL.jpg BenjY666 at my work we have a lot op wood pallet tops we can't re- use so they al go to wast. So i got the plan to make some garden furniture out of them. A working buddie dropt of a load of pallet tops and i started to puzzle with the following result. I used 3 pallet tops 1m20 x 1m201 complete top fo...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:56:16 PDT
Durable Hardwood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Durable-Hardwood-Bench/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 15:19:29 PDT
Rockin' Stump http://www.instructables.com/id/Rockin-Stump/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 18:41:39 PDT
Turn a trestle table into a desk! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-trestle-table-into-a-desk/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 09:25:25 PDT
Some cubic wallart! http://www.instructables.com/id/Some-cubic-wallart/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 05:03:00 PDT
Minimal Modern Wood Computer Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Wood-Computer-Stands/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:28:19 PDT
Wooden drawer pulls - made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-drawer-pulls/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:38:14 PDT
Big Screen Easel Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Screen-Easel-Stand/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:26:21 PDT
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you http://www.instructables.com/id/CAF-the-coffee-table-that-moves-with-you/
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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
How to Build a Stool from One 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Stool-from-One-2x4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/TZF7/HTNO6RX3/FEWTZF7HTNO6RX3.SMALL.jpg xbremer The following is a basic overview of how to build a three-legged stool from one eight-foot 2x4. This design pushes efficiency of material. Interestingly, the stools produced from one 2x4 tend to take on a character that is a caricature of the initial features that define the design... For instance, ...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:12:55 PDT
1940s Radio Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Radio-Bar/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
iPad mini stand http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-mini-stand/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:44:58 PDT
doll chair http://www.instructables.com/id/doll-chair/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 14:27:25 PDT
Narrow transformable spiral step stool from scrap wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Narrow-transformable-spiral-step-stool-from-scrap-/
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:23:15 PDT
Kid's Monster Truck Loft Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Truck-Loft-Bed/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 22:16:38 PDT
Fibonacci plug-in bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Fibonacci-plug-in-bookshelf/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 07:21:37 PST
Outside table from a car tyre (tire) http://www.instructables.com/id/Outside-table-from-a-car-tyre-tire/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 05:26:27 PST
Built a Wall in My Room! http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-a-Wall-in-My-Room/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/ZI1F/HRS60AUD/FH0ZI1FHRS60AUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/ZI1F/HRS60AUD/FH0ZI1FHRS60AUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/ZI1F/HRS60AUD/FH0ZI1FHRS60AUD.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I wanted to increase rooms and built a wall. I devised it not to injure a floor and a ceiling. When I move, I can easily remove it. If there is a large room, I can increase rooms freely! Let's built a wall!! Please subscribe!! http://www.youtube.com/user/continentaloverseas
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:03:17 PST
How to make cheap wood workbenches UK Style http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-cheap-wood-workbenches-UK-Style/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:33:36 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/
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:04:39 PST
"N" Table - The N64 Logo End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/N-Table-The-N64-Logo-End-Table/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:35:08 PST
Wood Mirror Frames http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Mirror-Frames/
Wood Mirror Frames - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/XCJC/HPWQT95P/FQRXCJCHPWQT95P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/XCJC/HPWQT95P/FQRXCJCHPWQT95P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/XCJC/HPWQT95P/FQRXCJCHPWQT95P.SMALL.jpg sebastian22 My wife found a cool idea for some mirror frames on a blog called shanty-2-chic.comI have to admit that blog is pretty cool, lots of great DIY projects. We happened to have 2 plain mirrors that would look way nicer with just a little bit of work so i was off to my favorite place, home depot! Buy M...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 10:10:27 PST
Yard Or Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Yard-Or-Garden-Bench/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 16:50:31 PST
Armchair & Bathtub Cup Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Armchair-Bathtub-Cup-Tray/
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 00:50:26 PDT
Homemade Wood Lectern Podium http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Lectern-Podium-for-a-Teacher-in-a-cl/
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Wed, 9 Oct 2013 11:40:29 PDT
Single Pallet Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Pallet-Chair/
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 15:01:01 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
How to Build a Coffee Table from Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Coffee-Table-from-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 10:10:02 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
Hardwood table with laser cut inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/Hardwood-table-with-laser-cut-inlay/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/LZEV/HKM8LI1C/FX4LZEVHKM8LI1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/LZEV/HKM8LI1C/FX4LZEVHKM8LI1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/LZEV/HKM8LI1C/FX4LZEVHKM8LI1C.SMALL.jpg mrf0wler To make this table you would ideally need an array of hardwood ( 800 x 150mm) + , 2x sheets of aeroplane plywood (you choose the size of inlay), strips of hardwood for beading, bandsaw, circular saw, hand sander, tenon saw, files, wood glue, low grit sand paper, sash clamps & g-clamps, wood vice and...
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 01:33:52 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
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
From Cool Old Door to Chic Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Cool-Old-Door-to-Chic-Headboard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/ER7A/HIYWMMU4/FM9ER7AHIYWMMU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/ER7A/HIYWMMU4/FM9ER7AHIYWMMU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/ER7A/HIYWMMU4/FM9ER7AHIYWMMU4.SMALL.jpg Honeylam Had this great old door and wanted to be able to have a project that would show it off.  Took the very old doorknob set off, sanded, painted, and reattached the doorknob .  Then attached to some 2x2 hollow metal posts my husband had salvaged (after painting those also) and attached to the bed frame....
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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 12:12:58 PDT
Make a Dowel How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Dowel-How-To/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/8X67/HIGFJTF2/FG18X67HIGFJTF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/8X67/HIGFJTF2/FG18X67HIGFJTF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/8X67/HIGFJTF2/FG18X67HIGFJTF2.SMALL.jpg San Juan Carpentry Kris likes his Beetle-Killed Pine so when he gets an order for one of his popular cribs, he has to make his own dowels. In this video, Kris shows you how to make these dowels out of any wood you might be using! See more of Kris at http://www.rockybluewoodworks.com/ And don't forget to visit http:/...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 08:27:27 PDT
Adjustable child's bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-childs-bench/
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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 20:29:32 PDT
Shipping pallet stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Shipping-pallet-stool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/TBOZ/HHS9D2DP/FXWTBOZHHS9D2DP.SMALL.jpg thomseal There are plenty of old shipping pallets floating around, which frequently become reappropriated in the form of tables and chairs. The wood used in shipping pallets is of low quality, but by cutting it up and laminating it back together, strength and new aesthetic can be achieved.  Tools/Materials:...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 16:49:01 PDT
Reclaimed Lumber - Muskoka (Adirondack) Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Lumber-Muskoka-Adirondack-Chair/
Reclaimed Lumber - Muskoka (Adirondack) Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/IP3B/HH2VNAF1/F4JIP3BHH2VNAF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/IP3B/HH2VNAF1/F4JIP3BHH2VNAF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/IP3B/HH2VNAF1/F4JIP3BHH2VNAF1.SMALL.jpg Silent Ninja Bunny Well I went and did it again. I was perusing the internet, thinking I wanted to do something creative.   My wife dropped a hint a few months ago that she would like to have a Muskoka Chair one day, (that's an Adirondack Chair for my U.S. friends). I used my friend Google and found the plans here, h...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 12:43:45 PDT
How to Fix a Broken Chair Foot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Broken-Chair-Foot/
How to Fix a Broken Chair Foot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/G9XI/HGU2EX3X/FX5G9XIHGU2EX3X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/G9XI/HGU2EX3X/FX5G9XIHGU2EX3X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/G9XI/HGU2EX3X/FX5G9XIHGU2EX3X.SMALL.jpg sosclosetsandfurniture Something I come across a lot is a broken chair or table “foot”.  This is usually caused by a wheel getting stuck and snapping the wood as someone tries to roll the chair.  The example I have is such a chair.  The man has a regular poker night.  One of his guests got stuck in the grout line between ...
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Sat, 18 May 2013 22:55:09 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
Coffee Table/Storage Box From Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-TableStorage-Box-From-Reclaimed-Wood/
Coffee Table/Storage Box From Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TK43/HEXSS5UP/F2ITK43HEXSS5UP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TK43/HEXSS5UP/F2ITK43HEXSS5UP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/TK43/HEXSS5UP/F2ITK43HEXSS5UP.SMALL.jpg Silent Ninja Bunny This project was made of 100% reclaimed materials (except the finishing nails) A brief back story.   My sister and brother-in-law moved to a new home recently and had removed the pine wainscoting from their old house before putting it on the market.   I gathered as much of the wood as my little sta...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 09:24:35 PDT
Wall Art/drop leaf table http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Artdrop-leaf-table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/R0X9/HDYZ84KH/FULR0X9HDYZ84KH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/R0X9/HDYZ84KH/FULR0X9HDYZ84KH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/R0X9/HDYZ84KH/FULR0X9HDYZ84KH.SMALL.jpg rhernand64 Practical art has been a goal of mine for awhile. So when I recently moved into a small apartment and wanted to save space everywhere I could I decided to create a drop leaf breakfast table out of a large piece of wood I painted an image of Marvin the Martian on a few years back. Looking at the sequ...
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 16:40:39 PDT
Toddler Chair from Fountain Soda Syrup Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Toddler-Chair-from-Fountain-Soda-Syrup-Box/
Toddler Chair from Fountain Soda Syrup Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JPFD/HDOVYUK5/FV7JPFDHDOVYUK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JPFD/HDOVYUK5/FV7JPFDHDOVYUK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JPFD/HDOVYUK5/FV7JPFDHDOVYUK5.SMALL.jpg FebruaryJan Kids like having things of their own and this was a perfect project to make a happy toddler. This chair was inexpensive, durable, and easy to make. I created this chair to recycle a box that I saved. Because these boxes are so sturdy, it was perfect. So, if you like being creative, can handle a uti...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 22:59:29 PST
Pine & Denim cricket http://www.instructables.com/id/Pine-Denim-cricket/
Pine & Denim cricket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/ZBFQ/HDOVYTCW/F4JZBFQHDOVYTCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/ZBFQ/HDOVYTCW/F4JZBFQHDOVYTCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/ZBFQ/HDOVYTCW/F4JZBFQHDOVYTCW.SMALL.jpg jean v The footstool is probably the piece of furniture that most often goes unnoticed... its not quite like your favorite chair or the desk you work at, even though it serves similar functions... You may not even use it everyday, but when you want to put your feet up, or reach for a book on the highest...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 22:25:54 PST
Natural wood log bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-wood-log-bench/
Natural wood log bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/E4BR/HDOVWA7W/FICE4BRHDOVWA7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/E4BR/HDOVWA7W/FICE4BRHDOVWA7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/E4BR/HDOVWA7W/FICE4BRHDOVWA7W.SMALL.jpg reidintransit This is a 1-2 day quick bench that can be left outdoors as a piece of outdoor furniture or can be brought inside for a rustic or natural piece of functional furniture. I got the idea from a smaller version that was intended as a foot rest in front of a cozy chair in a log cabin. Send pictures of you...
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Wed, 27 Feb 2013 22:33:00 PST
Kerfing http://www.instructables.com/id/Kerffing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/XWXQ/HD7U1R5J/FJ5XWXQHD7U1R5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/XWXQ/HD7U1R5J/FJ5XWXQHD7U1R5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/XWXQ/HD7U1R5J/FJ5XWXQHD7U1R5J.SMALL.jpg cabralingrid Beginning a material study at the University of East London, me and some classmates started to think about different ways of testing wood. The first idea was to work with its flexibility by making sections all the way through it and test different ways of doing it. At first we didn't knew which kind...
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Wed, 27 Feb 2013 03:38:32 PST
Live Edge Rotten Apple Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Rotten-Apple-Table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/J5EW/HCV98783/FV5J5EWHCV98783.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/J5EW/HCV98783/FV5J5EWHCV98783.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/J5EW/HCV98783/FV5J5EWHCV98783.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios This is an extensive but very informative video on how to deal not only with live edge slabs and stands but also how to rebuild rotten wood to save the beautiful patterns it provides. I will provide additional information on my woodworking blog: NelsonStudios as soon as I can get around to it.
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 09:08:38 PST