Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 5 Jul 2015 17:57:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Headboard from an Old Wooden Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Headboard-from-an-Old-Wooden-Door/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 05:35:17 PDT
Breathe Life into an Old Drop Leaf Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathe-Life-into-an-Old-Drop-Leaf-Table/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:39:49 PDT
Casual cardboard stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Casual-cardboard-stool/
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By: MicaelaUndiks

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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:24:18 PDT
A Mantable! (pronounced MAN TABLE!!!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Mantable-pronounced-MAN-TABLE/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 12:51:03 PDT
Personal Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Fire-Pit/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:37:54 PDT
gear head bench seat http://www.instructables.com/id/gear-head-bench-seat/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 13:11:59 PDT
Popsicle Stick Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Bench/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 20:20:45 PDT
Another infinite table http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-infinite-table/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 03:51:34 PDT
Restoring an Old Desk with a New Laminate Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-old-desk-with-a-new-laminate-surface/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 14:27:29 PDT
American Flag Coffee Table - Pallet Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Coffee-Table-Pallet-Furniture/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:57:55 PDT
Removable Drafting Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-Drafting-Table/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 12:58:34 PDT
How to Reproduce a Logo or Image on a Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reproduce-a-Logo-or-Image-on-a-Table/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 12:27:27 PDT
Plyboo CNC Armchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Plyboo-CNC-Armchair/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:34:05 PDT
Slipstream Table (Experiments in Aluminum and Plywood Lamination) http://www.instructables.com/id/Slipstream-Table-Experiments-in-Aluminum-and-Plywo/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 16:29:45 PDT
DIY Bean Bag Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bean-Bag-Couch/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:45:41 PDT
Bookshelf Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Chair/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 21:27:07 PDT
Custom Packaging http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Cardboard-Packaging/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 17:35:35 PDT
Hidden Chair Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Chair-Compartment/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 11:44:32 PDT
Bending Furniture Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/Bending-Furniture-Collection/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 18:00:13 PDT
How to Make a Hanging Baffle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Hanging-Baffle/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 02:11:40 PDT
Chaise Lounge http://www.instructables.com/id/Chaise-Lounge/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 22:05:00 PDT
Grill and Smoker Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Grill-and-Smoker-Table/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 12:26:26 PDT
CNC Vinyl Spray Painted Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Vinyl-Spray-Painted-Chairs/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 11:03:40 PDT
X and O side table http://www.instructables.com/id/X-and-O-side-table/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:47:51 PDT
Shopbot + Birch Ply = End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopbot-Birch-Ply-End-Table/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:27:59 PDT
Folding Project Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Project-Table/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:26:12 PDT
Full Size Platform bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Size-Platform-bed/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:53:25 PDT
Perpetua Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetua-Stool/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:12:59 PDT
Divisadero Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Divisadero-Chair/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:51:59 PDT
Floating shelf w/ secret compartment (I made it at TechShop!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-shelf-w-secret-compartment-I-made-it-at/
Floating shelf w/ secret compartment (I made it at TechShop!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6XPQ/GZLW95GI/FPG6XPQGZLW95GI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6XPQ/GZLW95GI/FPG6XPQGZLW95GI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6XPQ/GZLW95GI/FPG6XPQGZLW95GI.SMALL.jpg stephenjacklyn This shelf was inspired by the "lack" shelf you can buy at Ikea. I have many of them and really like how minimal they are, but since they are basically a box hanging on the wall i didn't like the waste of "inner space". So to solve that problem i incorporated a bottom that opens to reveal a small st...
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Sat, 10 Mar 2012 16:29:15 PST
Plastic Army Men Fruit Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Army-Men-Fruit-Bowl/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 10:48:43 PDT
Dog Kennel End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Kennel-End-Table/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 09:00:45 PDT
Inside To Outside Lawn Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Inside-To-Outside-Lawn-Chair/
Inside To Outside Lawn Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/8AZH/I88LPELR/F698AZHI88LPELR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/8AZH/I88LPELR/F698AZHI88LPELR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/8AZH/I88LPELR/F698AZHI88LPELR.SMALL.jpg daveofwar Turned a ratty old chair into a great lawn chair! Ratty Old Chair Aquire an old chair. Naked Old Chair Remove old torn cushions. Old Chair Anew Using cedar fence boards. -Cut each board to 22". (Fit the best at that size in between hand rests). Rounded all rough edges with a router and sand...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 16:04:46 PDT
Bamboo chair mat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-chair-mat/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:41:35 PDT
Lawn Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-Chair/
Lawn Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/07KX/I84BHS1E/FKF07KXI84BHS1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/07KX/I84BHS1E/FKF07KXI84BHS1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/07KX/I84BHS1E/FKF07KXI84BHS1E.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Sitting on the lawn is a great way to get outside, catch some sun, and say 'hi' to the neighbors. I recently moved into an apartment that doesn't have a lawn and I really miss sitting outside and reading. I built the lawn chair so that I could enjoy my favorite parts about my old lawn inside or on t...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 00:39:26 PDT
Hairpinned Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Hairpinned-Table/
Hairpinned Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/ZC70/I84BA82A/FX6ZC70I84BA82A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/ZC70/I84BA82A/FX6ZC70I84BA82A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/ZC70/I84BA82A/FX6ZC70I84BA82A.SMALL.jpg 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
Fabric Covered IKEA Hemnes Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Covered-IKEA-Hemnes-Drawer/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 04:39:52 PDT
How to Build a Bed. A Mydal Bed Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Bed-A-Mydal-Bed-Upgrade/
How to Build a Bed. A Mydal Bed Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/QNKB/I800VXZF/FF7QNKBI800VXZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/QNKB/I800VXZF/FF7QNKBI800VXZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/QNKB/I800VXZF/FF7QNKBI800VXZF.SMALL.jpg BartholomewH Long story short:As a professional assembler, upgrading has become a natural consequence of my profession. That's why I love to not only do the actual furniture assembly but to do the actual IKEA hacks that follow.When it comes to IKEA's ready-to-assembler I'm not the only one nuts in the house.. My...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 03:43:18 PDT
Fish Tank Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Tank-Coffee-Table/
Fish Tank Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/O387/I800X3C5/F3ZO387I800X3C5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/O387/I800X3C5/F3ZO387I800X3C5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/O387/I800X3C5/F3ZO387I800X3C5.SMALL.jpg fellc I got the idea of building this coffee table fish tank after looking online and seeing them for sale for about $700.http://www.walmart.com/ip/Aqua-Square-Coffee-Table...http://www.4fishtank.com/Table%20aquariums.htmAnd the other DIY tanks were not very thoroughly explained nor used wood which wouldn...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 06:46:26 PDT
One Hour Pallet Wood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Hour-Pallet-Wood-Bench/
One Hour Pallet Wood Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WO1D/I800WULS/F8NWO1DI800WULS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WO1D/I800WULS/F8NWO1DI800WULS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WO1D/I800WULS/F8NWO1DI800WULS.SMALL.jpg emilescharneck This is an instructable for a simple pallet wood bench that can be completed within an hour. It also serves as a good foundation to build upon if you are looking for something a little more complex. Add some lumbar support, arm rests or a nice paint job to refine this simple design! Please enjoy! ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 08:27:03 PDT
Edison Lamp in 3 Hours http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-Lamp-in-3-Hours/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:14:51 PDT
Zelda Pixel Art Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Pixel-Art-Coffee-Table/
Zelda Pixel Art Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/QVNW/I7SVWMX5/F8TQVNWI7SVWMX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/QVNW/I7SVWMX5/F8TQVNWI7SVWMX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/QVNW/I7SVWMX5/F8TQVNWI7SVWMX5.SMALL.jpg 1up Living A coffee table featuring the crest of Hyrule made from over 1500 cubes of Walnut, Sycamore, Oak, Ash, and Iroko.I wanted to try something ambitious using the cubes I had made for chopping boards, so decided to take it to the next level and make a table top!Making this table turned into a labour of l...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:54:21 PDT
How To Make CNC Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-CNC-Furniture/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:44:57 PDT
Floorbed with a Bookcase (and a secret compartment) http://www.instructables.com/id/Floorbed-with-a-Bookcase-and-a-secret-compartment/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:23:14 PDT
Plywood mailboxes for apartment building http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-mailboxes-for-apartment-building/
Plywood mailboxes for apartment building - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/K847/I7IJ98S3/FV4K847I7IJ98S3.SMALL.jpg Libahunt This is how I built a set of mailboxes for the apartment building I live in.The house is located in Tallinn and is built in 1920-s or even earlier for renting out the tiny flats.I have no information about the original mailboxes of this house. But apartment buildings from that era usually have woode...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:31:30 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Desk/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:25:52 PDT
Concrete Light Bulb Coat Rack W/ Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Light-Bulb-Coat-Rack-W-Reclaimed-Wood/
Concrete Light Bulb Coat Rack W/ Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/G6XC/I7HG784C/FV1G6XCI7HG784C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/G6XC/I7HG784C/FV1G6XCI7HG784C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/G6XC/I7HG784C/FV1G6XCI7HG784C.SMALL.jpg ClenseYourPallet We have lived in our house for five years now, and for five years we have had this awful coat rack in our basement hallway. It has these old wire hooks that will buckle under the slightest pressure. If you do by chance get one of your coats to stay up, as soon as you brush by it on your way down the...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:15:56 PDT
upcycling furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/upcycling-furniture/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:45:18 PDT
Coffee Table Made From Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Made-From-Pallets-1/
Coffee Table Made From Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9G23/I7D5VSI7/FJM9G23I7D5VSI7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9G23/I7D5VSI7/FJM9G23I7D5VSI7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9G23/I7D5VSI7/FJM9G23I7D5VSI7.SMALL.jpg Lordii How to make a coffee table from pallets. This has probably been done 1000 times but I was impressed with the outcome and it was fun, and proves how easy it is. The pallet size I used was smaller than the normal size you usually see, approx 780mm x 600mmYou can normally get pallets for free if you lo...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:39:57 PDT
Butcher block countertop table (IKEA hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Butcher-block-countertop-table-IKEA-hack/
Butcher block countertop table (IKEA hack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MDR2/I7CCDAOO/FWIMDR2I7CCDAOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MDR2/I7CCDAOO/FWIMDR2I7CCDAOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MDR2/I7CCDAOO/FWIMDR2I7CCDAOO.SMALL.jpg anapsix Make a beautiful butcher block table with IKEA hardwood countertop and IKEA desk frame. A trip to IKEA Visit your local IKEA store's kitchen section and select your favorite hardwood countertop. Most IKEA countertops come in two sizes: 6 feet (74") and 9 feet (98"). Naturally, you can use a longe...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:56:23 PDT