Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 05:15:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 Comic Book Themed Side Table (that lights up!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Themed-Side-Table-that-lights-up/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:53:57 PDT
Ikea Hack: Painted Branch Bed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Painted-Branch-Bed-Frame/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:44:06 PDT
Love Story http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Story/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:25:41 PDT
Guest Book Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Guest-Book-Table/
Guest Book Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/6CYY/HZ2IWVMW/FNV6CYYHZ2IWVMW.SMALL.jpg bluegirl1434 I found this table at a garage sale for 2 dollars. I wanted something unique and creative for our wedding guestbook. So my husband and I ( back then he was my fiance) sanded the original pink paint off and painted the table light tan. I wrote our initials and wedding date on it with an acrylic paint...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:19:59 PDT
Picture frames from scrap materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-frames-from-scrap-materials/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:06:31 PDT
End Tables Made From Fencing Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/End-Tables-Made-From-Fencing-Boards/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:25:48 PDT
Pipe Furniture Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Furniture-Projects/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FCM/LU3Z/HYZX56NP/FCMLU3ZHYZX56NP.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FCM/LU3Z/HYZX56NP/FCMLU3ZHYZX56NP.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FCM/LU3Z/HYZX56NP/FCMLU3ZHYZX56NP.SMALL.jpg ProfMuggs The Manhattan Industrial Pipe Shelf Very nice and simple shelf. Industrial Pipe Shelving Built-In Industrial Modern Shelving and Gaming Cabinet Plumbers Pipe Bench Easy Modern Black Iron Pipe Bench / Entryway Table How to Build a Workbench/Storage Shelf Maker Bench Indu...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:32:49 PDT
Rustic decking and table top from tree trunks http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-decking-and-table-top-from-tree-trunks/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:14:28 PDT
Rack for Small Storage/Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Rack-for-Small-StorageDisplay/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:36:22 PDT
Batman Epoxy Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Epoxy-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:48:07 PDT
Office Door Turned Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Door-Turned-Headboard/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:31:03 PDT
Self cooling aquarium stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-self-regulating-aquarium-stand/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:08:33 PDT
Beehive shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Beehive-shelves/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:04:51 PDT
Easy Modular Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Modular-Shelves/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 12:38:44 PDT
Kids Table and Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Table-and-Chair/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 14:52:46 PDT
Lace-Up Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Lace-Up-Chair/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 16:56:58 PDT
Backyard Tiki Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Tiki-Bar/
Backyard Tiki Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2ENU/HYJ3X902/FZA2ENUHYJ3X902.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2ENU/HYJ3X902/FZA2ENUHYJ3X902.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/2ENU/HYJ3X902/FZA2ENUHYJ3X902.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell There's nothing like a tropical theme to properly set the tone for summer fun. So my co-worker Jonathan Odom and I set about to design a quick and easy-to-build backyard tiki bar that will be guaranteed to bring the Hawaiian party to any outdoor gathering. (Brainstorming session inspiration courtes...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:53:03 PDT
Simple minimalistic monitor stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-minimalistic-monitor-stand/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 11:02:54 PDT
Fire Pit Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Pit-Table/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 19:05:05 PDT
DIY Baby Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Baby-Bed/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 12:48:18 PDT
Ratchet Strap Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Ratchet-Strap-Chair/
Ratchet Strap Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/EO42/HYAE6OH5/F2MEO42HYAE6OH5.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This chair is made from a 1/2 sheet of plywood, uses no glue or fasteners, and is held together by a single ratchet strap. I made this chair because I was interested in the forces at play to make a chair stand up: the different parts in tension and compression that make up the structure. It's also p...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:01:17 PDT
Simple Book Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Book-Rack/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:29:17 PDT
Pool Side Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pool-Side-Chair/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:50:36 PDT
REVOLVE // A hardware-less coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/REVOLVE-A-hardware-less-coffee-table/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:33:47 PDT
DIY || Seats, Benches, Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Seats-Benches-Chairs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/EATW/HY48EEP3/FYBEATWHY48EEP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/EATW/HY48EEP3/FYBEATWHY48EEP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/EATW/HY48EEP3/FYBEATWHY48EEP3.SMALL.jpg jbengochea A compilation of chair and bench DIY jobs I'd like to complete Tennis Ball Chair Scrap Table Rubber Hose Chair Full Metal Sofa ANICE stool Concrete Garden Bench Durable Hardwood Bench Reclined Pallet Wood Chair Hammock Stand - Indoor & Outdoor Eno Hammock Stand ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:05:22 PDT
Shock Mounts for Eames Fiberglass Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Shock-Mounts-for-Eames-Fiberglass-Chairs/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:53:30 PDT
Paint a Child's Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Childs-Dresser/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:43:20 PDT
Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Coffee-Table-from-Recycled-Materials/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:12:26 PDT
Custom Lego Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Lego-Table/
Custom Lego Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/PG1D/HXXHJ9CZ/FPBPG1DHXXHJ9CZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/PG1D/HXXHJ9CZ/FPBPG1DHXXHJ9CZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/PG1D/HXXHJ9CZ/FPBPG1DHXXHJ9CZ.SMALL.jpg Mimanne Finding the perfect Lego storage/play area is not easy. I could not find anything that fit my needs so I created my own Lego table for both creativity and containment. Find solid wood table or coffee table This table is going to get a lot of abuse from small children so you want it to be very st...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:00:41 PDT
Tiny StumpChair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-StumpChair/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:59:18 PDT
Building a Pretty Princess Castle Bed your Child will Love http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Pretty-Princess-Castle-Bed-your-Child-w/
Building a Pretty Princess Castle Bed your Child will Love - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/WX7O/HY12AMYP/FHAWX7OHY12AMYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/WX7O/HY12AMYP/FHAWX7OHY12AMYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/WX7O/HY12AMYP/FHAWX7OHY12AMYP.SMALL.jpg djmccray IntroHere is how to make a bed that your daughter will love. I made this bed for my daughter so she would want to make a transition to a big girl bed and have a bed as cool as the dump truck bed I made for my son. Before building the bed, my wife and I searched for a store bought bed but they were...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:49:30 PDT
Up-cycled Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycled-Bar/
Up-cycled Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/IYGF/HXVPX7WY/FLJIYGFHXVPX7WY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/IYGF/HXVPX7WY/FLJIYGFHXVPX7WY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/IYGF/HXVPX7WY/FLJIYGFHXVPX7WY.SMALL.jpg kristinturner167 Our up-cycled cabinet turned into a perfect dry bar using Olympic paint and a little creativity! Prep Work My first step, after finding this amazing vintage cabinet, is to give it a good sanding. I used a 120 grit grain sanding block to get an extra fine finish when I was done sanding. You have...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:27:07 PDT
DIY Rocking Chair Makeover with Olympic Stain http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rocking-Chair-Makeover-with-Olympic-Stain/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:41:40 PDT
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-with-Reclaimed-Wood/
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/F82N/HXUYFGEX/FNAF82NHXUYFGEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/F82N/HXUYFGEX/FNAF82NHXUYFGEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/F82N/HXUYFGEX/FNAF82NHXUYFGEX.SMALL.jpg ccampbell35 I had always thought welding metal was so cool, so when I found TechShop in San Francisco, I decided to take some welding classes! In order to practice my welding skills, I decided to take on a project and build a small wooden coffee table with an aluminium frame. Step 1: Design + Prep + Assembly ...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:20:30 PDT
The Suitcase End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Suitcase-End-Table/
The Suitcase End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/U4LQ/HXUOXEFI/FUHU4LQHXUOXEFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/U4LQ/HXUOXEFI/FUHU4LQHXUOXEFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/U4LQ/HXUOXEFI/FUHU4LQHXUOXEFI.SMALL.jpg japrechaun My wife has had these two awesome vintage suitcases laying around forever. She had previously customized this one by reupholstering the inside with some fun "POW" material. They've just kinda been storage for a while for old video game systems, but we've been doing some decluttering and I started wo...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 13:03:20 PDT
Purple Ombre Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Purple-Ombre-Dresser/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 19:38:55 PDT
New life for a small stool. http://www.instructables.com/id/New-life-for-a-small-stool/
New life for a small stool. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/A8FD/HXTB7SI4/FDHA8FDHXTB7SI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/A8FD/HXTB7SI4/FDHA8FDHXTB7SI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/A8FD/HXTB7SI4/FDHA8FDHXTB7SI4.SMALL.jpg stah I picked up this little camping stool at a rummage sale thinking it would be great for my granddaughter. I decided to clean it up a bit so sanded it down. I then painted the horse on the top and trimmed the sides with burgundy and a thing black strip on top of that to separate it out. To protect my ...
By: stah

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:57:40 PDT
Coffee Table Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Makeover/
Coffee Table Makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/QHUL/HXTFTILQ/F9SQHULHXTFTILQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/QHUL/HXTFTILQ/F9SQHULHXTFTILQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/QHUL/HXTFTILQ/F9SQHULHXTFTILQ.SMALL.jpg stah Rummage makeover. The coffee table originally had the sides that folded down. When I began this project I was going to redo them also.I took the table apart, sanded it, filled in the worst chips, then painted the legs and side trim. Once it was dry I applied 4 coats of clear polyurethane, then reass...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:55:53 PDT
Fun Summer Beach Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Summer-Beach-Chairs/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 08:07:52 PDT
Wall Cabinet with Glue and Joinery http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Cabinet-with-Glue-and-Joinery/
Wall Cabinet with Glue and Joinery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/G3S9/HXSDQBC1/FDPG3S9HXSDQBC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/G3S9/HXSDQBC1/FDPG3S9HXSDQBC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/G3S9/HXSDQBC1/FDPG3S9HXSDQBC1.SMALL.jpg blissful2015 I have always wished to design and make furniture pieces that are uniquely meaningful and beautiful for our home. I was a power tool phobia who never even used a drill, until about 6 months ago, my wish became irresistible, so I took a 16 week woodworking class at our local college which happened to...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:39 PDT
Scrap Wood Wine Glass Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-Wine-Glass-Rack/
Scrap Wood Wine Glass Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/HLWL/HXQMWV75/FEPHLWLHXQMWV75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/HLWL/HXQMWV75/FEPHLWLHXQMWV75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/HLWL/HXQMWV75/FEPHLWLHXQMWV75.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This is a handsome wine glass rack made from scrap wood and wooden dowels. It takes about an hour to make using only a few hand tools. Tools & Materials Tools: Circular sawHand drill7/16" drill bit + countersink bitPalm sanderTape measure, straight edge, & pencilMaterials: Scrap wood (I use...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:03:49 PDT
Shoe Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Shelf-1/
Shoe Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SMALL.jpg eu4euh This is a short instructable about this shoe shelf I put together. First , let me say I got this idea from another Instructable. http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Tower-a-free-...I 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
DIY Mirrored Jewelry Armoire: look for less http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mirrored-Jewelry-Armoire-look-for-less/
DIY Mirrored Jewelry Armoire: look for less - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/HM22/HXLD5YBV/FZAHM22HXLD5YBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/HM22/HXLD5YBV/FZAHM22HXLD5YBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/HM22/HXLD5YBV/FZAHM22HXLD5YBV.SMALL.jpg emily277 Mirrored Furniture is a timeless look full of just a hint, or glint rather, of glamour! If you research buying those coveted furniture pieces you'll quickly find that the prices continue to climb, normally starting at $300+ My step by step tutorial will help you to have your expensive taste fea...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:04:17 PDT
Simple elegant coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-elegant-coffee-table/
Simple elegant coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/UCH0/HXHR8ZC7/FBWUCH0HXHR8ZC7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/UCH0/HXHR8ZC7/FBWUCH0HXHR8ZC7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/UCH0/HXHR8ZC7/FBWUCH0HXHR8ZC7.SMALL.jpg dezine This elegant and sophisticated coffee table would cost a fortune if you wanted to buy new, but you can make it yourself for a fraction of the cost. We are sharing this easy DIY project with you because you will be surprised at how easy it is to make!Note: SupaWood = MDFYOU WILL NEED:1 of 640 x 1240m...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:34:11 PDT
To Make: 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/To-Make-2014/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/US9B/HXF588AA/FGMUS9BHXF588AA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/US9B/HXF588AA/FGMUS9BHXF588AA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/US9B/HXF588AA/FGMUS9BHXF588AA.SMALL.jpg sputnam "To Make: 2014" is a collection of items I would like to take a whack at before the end of the calendar year. #1 on my list (and the only item I specifically have an actual "need" for) is the electric height-adjustable desk. I work in web design/dev and pro audio. Thus, it's essential I have large s...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:04:02 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Coat-Rack/
Reclaimed Wood Coat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/2QTG/HXEZ6ET3/FUU2QTGHXEZ6ET3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/2QTG/HXEZ6ET3/FUU2QTGHXEZ6ET3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/2QTG/HXEZ6ET3/FUU2QTGHXEZ6ET3.SMALL.jpg shazni This coat rack is very easy to make and it's practically FREE! It's a mix of pallet wood, reclaimed wood and scrap wood.I did this instructable for the ' Paint It' contest, but was utterly disappointed to find it US ONLY! Hmmm...well it has pallets so I'm putting it for the pallet contest! Who knows...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 12:04:46 PDT
The Home-made Industrial style Dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Home-made-Industrial-style-Dining-table/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 20:04:53 PDT
1940's Vanity make over/Shabby Chic style http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Vanity-make-overShabby-Chic-style/
1940's Vanity make over/Shabby Chic style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/9UT1/HXDE1G5W/FNK9UT1HXDE1G5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/9UT1/HXDE1G5W/FNK9UT1HXDE1G5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/9UT1/HXDE1G5W/FNK9UT1HXDE1G5W.SMALL.jpg Junk Chic Hello, sharing my paint/make over of my 1940'S era waterfall vanity. I bought this vanity from another fellow "picker" and it had some major issues/ water damage peeling veneer- the first picture is after I peeled off and fixed some veneer on it. The structure was also wobbly, so I nailed and fixed ...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 10:20:36 PDT
Custom Painted Tack Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Painted-Tack-Box/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 09:37:59 PDT
Faux Granite Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Granite-Table/
Faux Granite Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/NB3S/HXC4OKUC/F8QNB3SHXC4OKUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/NB3S/HXC4OKUC/F8QNB3SHXC4OKUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/NB3S/HXC4OKUC/F8QNB3SHXC4OKUC.SMALL.jpg inklayer This paint process can transform a discarded and worn out piece of wood into a thing of beauty. I am a grandmother without any artist background so if I can do this anyone can.The beauty of paint is that it can always be changed and just about any surface can be painted. I have chosen a beat up tabl...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 19:27:16 PDT