Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 26 May 2015 09:01:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
X and O side table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/VGBH/I9C876IL/FL8VGBHI9C876IL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/VGBH/I9C876IL/FL8VGBHI9C876IL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/VGBH/I9C876IL/FL8VGBHI9C876IL.SMALL.jpg cndjian An appealing side table assembled from flat parts. Design. I began by drawing by sketching the table on paper. I then started exploring the geometries in Rhinoceros, a versatile 3D modeling software for industrial design. I compared dimensions of standard bedside tables and came up with a 18" r...
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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/
Full Size Platform bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/75I1/I916D9AF/FU875I1I916D9AF.SMALL.jpg mishra.rajneesh So after watching hours of videos and reading tutorials I decided to build a full size bed for my daughter. I must say it was quiet a learning process as I was doing it for the first time and wasn't sure on the type of tools needed for this project. Here is what I bought from HomeDepot : Deck Screws...
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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/
Divisadero Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/PNVG/I8UHGVJ6/FOJPNVGI8UHGVJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/PNVG/I8UHGVJ6/FOJPNVGI8UHGVJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOJ/PNVG/I8UHGVJ6/FOJPNVGI8UHGVJ6.SMALL.jpg xbremer The Divisadero Chair is piece exploring how 3D modeling software, 3D capturing, and 5-axis CNC milling can be combined to allow for a more sensitive use of materials. Traditional tools make squares and circles very well, and digital fabrication has made a huge mark in it's ability to make more dynam...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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
Heirloom Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Chest/
Heirloom Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S7WR/I7CCATYG/F5NS7WRI7CCATYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S7WR/I7CCATYG/F5NS7WRI7CCATYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S7WR/I7CCATYG/F5NS7WRI7CCATYG.SMALL.jpg jessemckee This project is going to be fairly detailed on a number of fronts. The Design The Build Engraving Letters The FinishHope you are able to get something out of this and I'd love to see what you build.Let's begin. The Design For this project, the client wanted a chest that can hold memories and be p...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:59:02 PDT
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Kids-Bunk-Bed-to-Tween-Loft-Hangout/
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SMALL.jpg kokoleo My son's bunk bed takes up a lot of space in his small room. He loves sleeping up high but the the rest was just wasted space with junk and dust bunnies underneath. The bottom bed held all his stuffed animals when he was little but now that he's 12 he's given most of those away. Since he's almost a ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:53:18 PDT
Wall-mounted fold out desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-mounted-fold-out-desk/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 00:11:34 PDT
Space saving loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-saving-loft-bed/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:27:25 PDT
Double Desker http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Desker/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 15:05:19 PDT
Computer Desk ( That Thinks Its A Piano) http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Desk-That-Thinks-Its-A-Piano/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 08:53:32 PDT
Nearly free Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/Nearly-Free-Kitchen-Island/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:52:57 PDT
Create space and get rid of wires with this shelfie http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-space-and-get-rid-of-wires-with-this-shelfi/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 17:08:34 PST
Tire To Round Sofa Chair! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-To-Round-Sofa-Chair/
Tire To Round Sofa Chair! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/7JS0/I6RSJCEX/F7V7JS0I6RSJCEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/7JS0/I6RSJCEX/F7V7JS0I6RSJCEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/7JS0/I6RSJCEX/F7V7JS0I6RSJCEX.SMALL.jpg shazni You've all seen tires transformed to ottomans, tables and stool. Well have you seen it transformed into a round sofa?? If not, YOU are about to see it now :-)."Guerilla design is all about taking existing objects and hacking/modding/refinishing them into something fresh and new" - well I rolled up m...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:21:17 PST
Salvage carboard pipe shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-carboard-pipe-shelf/
Salvage carboard pipe shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SMALL.jpg 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 : http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BAT-... )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
Dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dining-table-1/
Dining table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WJQL/I6H7DVOH/FAVWJQLI6H7DVOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WJQL/I6H7DVOH/FAVWJQLI6H7DVOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/WJQL/I6H7DVOH/FAVWJQLI6H7DVOH.SMALL.jpg RhysH CNC cut dining table made from two 2400x1200mm sheets of 18mm plywood. Locks together with no glue and the screwed joints are hidden. It can be easily disassembled and packed flat for relocation. Design The table has been designed in Solidworks to an original design. I don't have a workshop so it...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:07:55 PST
R Credenza http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Credenza/
R Credenza - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/17D9/I6HSHZOR/FPR17D9I6HSHZOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/17D9/I6HSHZOR/FPR17D9I6HSHZOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/17D9/I6HSHZOR/FPR17D9I6HSHZOR.SMALL.jpg wholman The R Credenza is a compact hutch that takes shape out of a single sheet of plywood, cut by a CNC router. Made of just seven pieces, it snaps together with precise mortise-and-tenon joints and fat yellow ratchet strap. Sliding doors conceal three linear feet of storage, neatly compartmentalized by t...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:28:13 PST
$3 Secret Drawer Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Drawer-Lock/
$3 Secret Drawer Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/EREN/I5BS2STJ/FRJERENI5BS2STJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/EREN/I5BS2STJ/FRJERENI5BS2STJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/EREN/I5BS2STJ/FRJERENI5BS2STJ.SMALL.jpg Ilovelamp This is a magnetic secret drawer lock. It is simple to build, can be added to any top drawer, and only costs $3 per lock. The video has full details on how it works and how to build it. I hope you find it useful. You can also find the video on my YouTube channel by typing: youtube.com/dougdstec...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:25:41 PST
Rocking Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocking-Hammock-Stand/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 20:36:21 PST
Kee Klamp Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Kee-Klamp-Desk/
Kee Klamp Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1PKI/GB3XJ980/FCL1PKIGB3XJ980.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1PKI/GB3XJ980/FCL1PKIGB3XJ980.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1PKI/GB3XJ980/FCL1PKIGB3XJ980.SMALL.jpg detam100 Planning the layout of the desk I wanted to build a desk that was taller than it was wider, I also wanted it to fit in a corner. First step was drawing out some rough drafts. I drew these on clear plastic sheets so I could lay them on top of each other then separate them in order to look at ea...
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Sat, 3 Jul 2010 19:57:53 PDT
Kitchen Storage Cabinet Makeover!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Storage-Cabinet-Makeover/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:13:08 PST