Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 11 Dec 2016 06:46:00 PST BLOX v1.01 Minimalist Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Couch/
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 15:43:00 PST
Concrete Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Coffee-Table/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 10:46:37 PST
Zen Garden CNC End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Zen-Garden-CNC-End-Table/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 00:34:25 PST
Bed Sheet Escape Rope http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-Sheet-Escape-Rope/
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Sun, 14 Oct 2007 00:45:17 PDT
Reclaimed Oak Trestle Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Oak-Trestle-Table/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 20:50:13 PST
Black hole table http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Hole-Table/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:48:39 PST
TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Stand-2/
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 08:09:18 PST
Glowing River Desktop http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-River-Desktop/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 12:16:58 PST
Build A Nok Hockey Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Build--A-Nok-Hockey-Table/
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Fri, 27 Jul 2007 23:13:38 PDT
Dog Washing Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Washing-Station/
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 11:33:37 PDT
engrave Tavern table http://www.instructables.com/id/Engrave-Tavern-Table/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:03:21 PST
Concrete and Wood Slab Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-and-Cedar-Plank-Table/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:01:11 PST
Farmhouse Style Bedside Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Farmhouse-Style-Bedside-Table/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:30:12 PST
Coffee Table Made Form a Single 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Made-Form-a-Single-2x4/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:47:56 PST
Plywood Desk with several storage compartments http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Desk-With-Several-Storage-Compartments/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 10:35:42 PST
Willow Twig Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Willow-Twig-Furniture/
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Sat, 9 Sep 2006 22:47:59 PDT
Easy Office Chair Facelift! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Office-Chair-Facelift/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2010 20:32:43 PST
One-legged bunk bed http://www.instructables.com/id/One-legged-bunk-bed/
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Sun, 3 Oct 2010 14:39:14 PDT
Ikea Besta Jagra hack - hiding A/V equipment for under $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Besta-Jagra-hack-hiding-AV-equipment-for-u/
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Sat, 31 Jul 2010 08:06:12 PDT
Turn a Plain Stool into a Swivel Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Plain-Stool-into-a-Swivel-Stool/
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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 13:31:17 PDT
Elevated Dog Dish and Controlling Mice http://www.instructables.com/id/Elevated-Dog-Dish-and-Controlling-Mice/
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 08:51:42 PST
How to make a small wood stool. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-small-wood-stool/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2008 13:40:10 PST
SHELF TO GO http://www.instructables.com/id/SHELF-TO-GO/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:27:02 PDT
IKEA Hack: 15 Minute Desktop Speaker Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Hack-15-Minute-Desktop-Speaker-Stands/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:33:48 PDT
IKEA Billy Bookshelf Assembly How-To & Help http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Billy-Bookshelf-Assembly-How-To-%26-Help/
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Sat, 18 Mar 2006 01:24:52 PST
Slotted Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Slotted-Bed/
Slotted Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/1YIC/IG5GKCN1/FP11YICIG5GKCN1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/1YIC/IG5GKCN1/FP11YICIG5GKCN1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/1YIC/IG5GKCN1/FP11YICIG5GKCN1.SMALL.jpg cndjian A simple bed frame assembled from box joints and slots. Design your bed in Rhino This bed frame is intended to fit a full-size mattress. Rather than having slats stretch across the frame, I wanted to try making a different supporting structure. Starting with the dimensions for most standard full-...
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 01:08:19 PDT
Wine Barrel Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Fire-Pit/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:50:27 PST
Building a Mission Settle (or Three) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Mission-Settle-or-Three/
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 21:51:49 PDT
Electronics Components Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Components-Storage-1/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:45:14 PDT
Desk with Built in PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-with-Built-in-PC/
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Fri, 3 Dec 2010 06:54:44 PST
Dead Edge End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Edge-End-Table/
Dead Edge End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/6U36/IT9J6D7G/F026U36IT9J6D7G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/6U36/IT9J6D7G/F026U36IT9J6D7G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F02/6U36/IT9J6D7G/F026U36IT9J6D7G.SMALL.jpg Grissini Why dead edge? What started out as a live edge end table went horribly wrong and I killed it, that's why. This will be a short tale of this makers journey. I prefer to learn new things than rehash learned skill. This table was a lesson in bending 2" solid walnut by kerf cutting. What is pictured is...
By: Grissini

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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:07:17 PDT
GeoShift Transforming Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/GeoShift-Transforming-Chair/
GeoShift Transforming Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/AT9I/IR9EIZSA/F29AT9IIR9EIZSA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/AT9I/IR9EIZSA/F29AT9IIR9EIZSA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/AT9I/IR9EIZSA/F29AT9IIR9EIZSA.SMALL.jpg 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
Veneer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Veneer-Lamp-1/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:23:06 PDT
Iron Pipe Standing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Pipe-Standing-Desk/
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 11:15:46 PDT
How to Make a Strong Corner Shelf For Under $12 @ Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Strong-Corner-Shelf-For-Under-12-Tec/
How to Make a Strong Corner Shelf For Under $12 @ Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DKBO/HMKLND9C/FCMDKBOHMKLND9C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DKBO/HMKLND9C/FCMDKBOHMKLND9C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DKBO/HMKLND9C/FCMDKBOHMKLND9C.SMALL.jpg cornelius3 With a $12 plank of pine you could make four of these, I'll show you how I made one.  Here is how to make a strong corner shelf that can bare the weight. I took it over to my local Pittsburgh Techshop and made a couple within 2 hours. Plan Your Cut First we make a cut plan on the board.  This ...
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 09:40:10 PDT
Dresser to Entertainment Stand Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Dresser-to-Entertainment-Stand-Conversion/
Dresser to Entertainment Stand Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/8R68/HKZ9J5YS/FQS8R68HKZ9J5YS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/8R68/HKZ9J5YS/FQS8R68HKZ9J5YS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/8R68/HKZ9J5YS/FQS8R68HKZ9J5YS.SMALL.jpg hamsammy College kids will toss anything out! Found this guy upside down one day while helping a friend fix his bike.  Dresser with no draws (not even in sight).  Looks perfect for a TV stand.  Got the empty liquor bottles and leaves out and loaded into my truck. Staples. Lots of staples. Remove all the s...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 18:54:11 PST
Cheap Grill upgrade... No it will not catch fire!!! ;) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Grill-Upgrade/
Cheap Grill upgrade... No it will not catch fire!!! ;) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/B8BP/IT22LG5M/FU0B8BPIT22LG5M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/B8BP/IT22LG5M/FU0B8BPIT22LG5M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/B8BP/IT22LG5M/FU0B8BPIT22LG5M.SMALL.jpg ALEX_HOLAND A funn way to upgrade a cheap grill.Update for those who are concern about that may catch on fire.This is the third one that I make, the space is enough in the border, and if its true that may catch fire, the ones that already made only get a Little brownish in the internal border.Thanks for your co...
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 18:24:56 PDT
DIY basic lapdesk http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-basic-lapdesk/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2008 16:16:50 PST
Caradonna Coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Caradonna-Coffee-Table/
Caradonna Coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/ID8B/ISCBBTIV/FQQID8BISCBBTIV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/ID8B/ISCBBTIV/FQQID8BISCBBTIV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/ID8B/ISCBBTIV/FQQID8BISCBBTIV.SMALL.jpg LateNightWood This is a coffee table I was commissioned to build last year. It's a blend of rectangular steel tubing and wood. It was a fun challenge to take on, and the owners were very pleased with the results. Hope you like it! Laying It Out I don't have pictures of my initial sketch, but I had this photo o...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 10:30:48 PDT
How to carve a rune stone to decorate your yard/garden http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-carve-a-runestone/
How to carve a rune stone to decorate your yard/garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/H0QX/G8JE11DH/F71H0QXG8JE11DH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/H0QX/G8JE11DH/F71H0QXG8JE11DH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F71/H0QX/G8JE11DH/F71H0QXG8JE11DH.SMALL.jpg Rune Cutter About a thousand years ago plus or minus five hundred years, rune stones where being carved all over Europe.  With a little bit, OK a whole bunch of patience and tenacity you can have one for your garden or a greeting card for a close friend who will really appreciate the gift after they have to mov...
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Wed, 28 Apr 2010 23:42:34 PDT
DIY Game Table Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Game-Table-Conversion/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 19:39:53 PST
Cómo hacer un organizador de armario hecho de PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/Cómo-hacer-un-organizador-del-armario-Fuera-de-PVC/
Cómo hacer un organizador de armario hecho de PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/J128/HVS1666Z/FB7J128HVS1666Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/J128/HVS1666Z/FB7J128HVS1666Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/J128/HVS1666Z/FB7J128HVS1666Z.SMALL.jpg cpowell2014 En este instructable usted aprenderá cómo construir un organizador de armario hecho de PVC. Es diseñado para caber en el armario de una habitación de residencia universitaria media, con dimensiones de 80" de altura, 36" de ancho, y de 24" de profundidad. Este organizador consta de una sección para...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 10:18:28 PDT
Industrial Design Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Design-Table/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 21:30:00 PDT
Loft Bed/Theater Cave AKA "The Beast" http://www.instructables.com/id/Loft-BedTheater-Cave-AKA-The-Beast/
Loft Bed/Theater Cave AKA "The Beast" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/1INU/FB7FC0WV/FHX1INUFB7FC0WV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/1INU/FB7FC0WV/FHX1INUFB7FC0WV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/1INU/FB7FC0WV/FHX1INUFB7FC0WV.SMALL.jpg TLMATX I've browsed this website for a while now, always amazed at the things you guys come up with. Finally, I've been inspired enough to recreate one of these instructable and I thought I should share the process. I currently rent and I have a fairly small room (10' x 13') with a LOT of crap in it. I h...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2008 10:44:24 PST
Guitar Shelf! http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Shelf/
Guitar Shelf! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/NTVM/H5R9EPXJ/FHJNTVMH5R9EPXJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/NTVM/H5R9EPXJ/FHJNTVMH5R9EPXJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/NTVM/H5R9EPXJ/FHJNTVMH5R9EPXJ.SMALL.jpg Trollppl Hey everyone,  So I decided to use an old guitar laying around my house and upcycle it into a shelve. What I did was remove the face of the guitar and put two shelves inside and then hung it up on my wall. It's a fairly simple project but I think it's creative and unique as well.  You will need: an...
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 10:39:48 PDT
Contemporary Kitchen Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Contemporary-Kitchen-Stools/
Contemporary Kitchen Stools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/ECO0/IRO1EI0S/FUGECO0IRO1EI0S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/ECO0/IRO1EI0S/FUGECO0IRO1EI0S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/ECO0/IRO1EI0S/FUGECO0IRO1EI0S.SMALL.jpg woodumakeit I made these stools from black walnut (for the seat) and cherry (for the legs). I got the inspiration from a video that I saw from a French woodworker named Boris Beaulant. His stools were a little smaller. I adapted his design to make them taller and suitable to sit at a kitchen counter. I also a...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 16:32:09 PDT
Simple step stool for a child http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-step-stool-for-a-child/
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Fri, 13 Jan 2012 05:23:39 PST
Floating Bed With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Bed-With-LED-Lights/
Floating Bed With LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/M6TI/IR9EBUDW/F7BM6TIIR9EBUDW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/M6TI/IR9EBUDW/F7BM6TIIR9EBUDW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/M6TI/IR9EBUDW/F7BM6TIIR9EBUDW.SMALL.jpg deytech Project: make a lighted platform bed that appears to float, has storage in the bed base and can be assembled and disassembled without tools. Constructing the Base Purchase Kallax Shelf Units from Ikea (2ea). Assemble them, ensuring that the pre-drilled holes for securing the units to a wall are i...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:12:51 PDT
Assembly of Ikea Beddinge Futon http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembly-of-Ikea-Beddinge-Futon/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 15:55:48 PDT
Fish Aquarium Stand (40 breeder tank with hidden sump door) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Aquarium-Stand-40-breeder-tank-with-hidden-s/
Fish Aquarium Stand (40 breeder tank with hidden sump door) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QCRN/GYQFRU22/FFFQCRNGYQFRU22.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QCRN/GYQFRU22/FFFQCRNGYQFRU22.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QCRN/GYQFRU22/FFFQCRNGYQFRU22.SMALL.jpg d00dy This aquarium stand was designed for a 40 gallon breeder tank on top, with a hidden side door to allow a 20 gallon long tank to be placed inside for a sump.  It was over sized a little to allow more room on the inside for an auto top off unit. The goal of this aquarium stand was to be a pleasant si...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 19:32:36 PST