Instructables: exploring - workshop - coffee table Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:05:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 EZ $70 Industrial/Pop Art Style Table
EZ $70 Industrial/Pop Art Style Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> tommylien I was looking for a cheap Industrial Style/Pop Art table for my room. I came across a Marilyn Monroe poster at a local Ross store for $20 that gave me an idea. I like the bold, vibrant, retro color scheme of the poster and though it would look great on a table. This table is very easy to make an...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:49:43 PDT
Fake Wood, Cardboard Table
Fake Wood, Cardboard Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> cp123127 Make this "wood" (but actually cardboard) table!Features include: only $25 in materials strong enough to sit on easy to take apart light enough to easily pick up with one hand Looks like wood! Gather your materials Tools: Drill & 5/16" drill bit Box cutter (or other knife/razor blade) Small m...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 02:37:16 PDT
Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials
Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> goyo81 My kids and I had long wanted to play around with concrete and when we moved into our new house, I thought it was time for a concrete coffee table. I have to admit, when I made the table I didn’t have making an Instructable in mind, so my photos of making the base leave a little to the imagination....
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:12:26 PDT
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Coffee Table Makeover
Coffee Table Makeover - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Oak Wine Barrel Coffee Table
Oak Wine Barrel Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> johnwhitmarsh This table top was made from the cross sections of salvaged wine barrels. It was my first wine barrel project from a couple years ago, and it was a real joy to make. I went through a salvaged wood phase in my art career that hit me pretty strongly and I had to get it out of my system. I'm not su...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:36:17 PDT
Stop Sign Coffee Table
Stop Sign Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamster Here's a simple coffee table I made out of an old, ratty stop sign and some birch plywood.I was given a pile of old road signs a few years ago, which I have really enjoyed using for projects such as this one. If you're interested in getting some old, used road signs (ahem, legally) for a project li...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 16:43:58 PDT
Furnish your entire house for free !
Furnish your entire house for free ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Akin Yildiz couple days ago I came across with the pallets section on instructables. I was blown away. before I knew this site existed, when I lived somewhere else.... I actually had made bunch of wooden pallet designs, not taking many pictures during the process :( again, i didn't know.. so we will all have to...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 16:35:58 PDT
Piggy Coffee Table - CNC Router
Piggy Coffee Table - CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> alepalan As a furniture designer + maker I like to be surrounded by beautiful furniture. When I joined Instructables as an Artist in Residence at Pier 9 we had recently moved to a new office space that had no “lounging” space except for a sofa. We really needed a coffee table to go in front so I decided to...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:51:36 PDT
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you - More DIY How To Projects]]> xbremer CAF is the coffee table that moves with you, converting quickly from a coffee table to a three-drawer box 4.5" tall to store and move all the little books, papers, and pencils that don't have a box of their own. The table can be made entirely out of one 4ft x 8ft piece of plywood 1/2" thick, with c...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 18:36:07 PDT
Pallet coffee table | How to make a coffee table out of old wood pallets
Pallet coffee table | How to make a coffee table out of old wood pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> SlavicFMJ Hello again folks! Today I will show you how I built a small coffee table out of old pallets. Materials used: - pallet - a handful of wood screws - wood stain - clear coat finish - and a few hours of your time I hope you guys enjoy this small project and feel free to comment and give sugge...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:33:51 PDT
Build A Rustic Coffee Table
Build A Rustic Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> elking My daughter wanted a new coffee table for her new place. I wanted to do a father daughter workshop project, perfect combination. She chose a rustic style Ann White Rustic X design. The material list and plans are Here. So I'll concentrate on the methods and tools we used. Tools required: Planer Tab...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 16:55:16 PST
Pallet Coffee Table With Heavy Lift
Pallet Coffee Table With Heavy Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> dirkdeus Self made coffee table made of europallets with an integrated storage area inside and a lift mechanism that can easily push up 15 kg. The lift mechanism is powered by 2 gas-springs removed from an old car. Each spring got a power of 270 Newton. It is easy to pull the table up with two fingers during...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 08:28:34 PST
Multifunction Coffe Table With Storage, Slide Out And Lift. Build From Euro Pallets dirkdeus This coffee table was Born while we were searching all  over for a new table for our living room. Nothing fits in form and function. So we build our own. Made of 2 europallets. Movable on 4 heavy duty castors. The highlight is the huge storage space inside the table and the lift and the slide  mec...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 01:54:23 PST
Veneer Continent Wood Coffee Table wmobley This is a coffee table that I had made with veneer carved continents on one side and a cushion on the other to serve as a seat. The continents are carved with a variety of veneer and then covered with an acrylic to protect from wear and tear. Approximate dimensions are 24"x42"x18'. I used a plotter ...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 13:17:25 PST
Industrial Style Pallet Coffee Table
Industrial Style Pallet Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> chrismo I was mulling over some ideas for a pallet table. While walking around a large hardware shop, the idea finally came to full formulation. It was only last weekend over beers that a friend told me of this website. Unfortunately, this website now has me mulling over building a bench seat and table for ...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 07:06:36 PST
Game of Thrones inspired Coffee Table.
Game of Thrones inspired Coffee Table. - More DIY How To Projects]]> stevecarzee I'm 18 years old, unemployed since '95 and I have too much time on my hands since I've finished school. This instructable, I hope will inspire other such young adults or even the DIY Pro's to do something creative. My plan? Well I first found this coffee table next to a skip on my neighbors lawn. I...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:00:11 PST
Rustic Entertainment Center Handmade winfall1234 This is a very unique rustic/western tables I made with a matching coffee table and end tables. You can rearrange them whenever you want a new look. Very cheap to make and and very cool look.
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 10:32:19 PST
Coffee Table Hidden Slide-out Compartment
Coffee Table Hidden Slide-out Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jim_Robbins This is my first Instruckable so I hope you like it, and more to come!      My kids had some how knocked the top of my coffee table off, and I had the idea to put a secret compartment on it before I put it back together, I just needed the right bracket system. I went to my local Habitat for Humani...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 18:10:26 PST
Manly Coffee Table
Manly Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mr.Hyde in this instructable I'll show you how I made a cool coffee table for a friend of mine. He can really enjoy a good meal so I decided to build it using a huge metal spoon and fork. All the components were found in a local thrift shop. I suggest you go to one of those and look for diverse metal parts ...
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 16:11:22 PST
Industrial style 2-tier coffee table w/iron piping
Industrial style 2-tier coffee table w/iron piping - More DIY How To Projects]]> chriselsasser This was my first attempt at any type of table building. I made a custom coffee table for my new place because I could not find a table which would fit the narrow space I had between the couch & television, and after about a month of shopping I was tired of searching shop after shop for one.  The i...
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:23:35 PDT
HANG .10 coffee table - version II
HANG .10 coffee table - version II - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraigRJess Well, here is version II of my original HANG .10 surfboard coffee table.  This time around I used pennies, with copper/chrome maple leafs on a white background. Which one do you like better? 1st thing to do is make a jig... *Take your paper template and trace its shape onto the wood that you ...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 17:22:18 PDT
Coffee Table made from Pallets jasonfehrs I started to write up an instrucable but you cant rotate picture in this interface or add links easily so I jsut uploaded all the photos and put a link to the blog where I have the build log.
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:41:23 PDT
Upcycle your own stenciled coffee table on the cheap!
Upcycle your own stenciled coffee table on the cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Triplezee Ever see an image on the internet and think,"Hey, that would look cool on a coffee table, or end table, or even a wall"?  Well after paying $50 for a high quality laser cut stencil, I figured there must be a way to make one for a lot cheaper.  And this is what I did: Materials Pencil Screw driver...
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Sat, 25 May 2013 18:31:07 PDT
Coffee Coin Table
Coffee Coin Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> 83. In this day and age, saving change is a must & this table makes saving simple and supportive (because its a table). . After sketching it out in my head, I made my cuts then sanded, stained, and polyurethaned  all the wood which was reclaimed or leftover. While waiting on the wood to dry, I took ...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 14:54:43 PDT
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Wed, 8 May 2013 14:20:27 PDT
Coffee Table/Storage Box From Reclaimed Wood
Coffee Table/Storage Box From Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Wooden Chess Rook piece for the Coffee Table
Wooden Chess Rook piece for the Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> sridhar_rajagopal In this instructable (my very first!), I build a 7in x 3 in (diameter) size Chess Rook piece on a wood lathe. I made this at TechShop! I recently attended a wood lathe class at the TechShop, and was quite excited to see what I could produce. I wanted to make a nice big chess piece, and chose the ro...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 10:06:30 PST
"Floating" Coffee Table with Hidden Drawer
"Floating" Coffee Table with Hidden Drawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> jyarde This is a great coffee table for small spaces. The pedestal stand not only makes it appear to float above the floor, but also makes it easy to get close to the table when you're sitting on the couch or the floor. The drawer occupies the whole body of the table; providing ample storage for books, mag...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 12:26:29 PST
Pallet Coffee Table With Storage Cubby bmciver2 This coffee table was born out of a need to furnish a living room with an industrial-chic look.  We wanted something functional and beautiful, and budget friendly that we could get also get our hands dirty making. To make the coffee table, we used: - 2 pallets - Sand paper - Stain - Finishing nail...
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Fri, 22 Feb 2013 19:41:31 PST
Design coffee table
Design coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> RuudvandeLooij I'm a DIY-er with too many ideas. Some of these ideas I do make, most of them I don't. It depends mostly on time and money whether or not I bring certain ideas to life. This was an idea started with the fact me and my girlfriend want to life together after our internship abroad. We already made a li...
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Thu, 3 Jan 2013 05:47:14 PST
Upcycle aquarium stand or coffee table
Upcycle aquarium stand or coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> kristy0070 This is a unique aquarium stand made using old wood from my neighbors deck. Can be tweeked to make coffee table or nightstand with plenty of kitty storage. In a few weeks I am planning for a much bigger fishtank and my old stand is worn out and to small so when my neighbor started puting in a new ...
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 07:30:37 PST
A Drafting Table Made from an IKEA Coffee Table
A Drafting Table Made from an IKEA Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> doppelgangerbot No laser cutter? No CNC machine? No 3-D printer? Fear not comrades, this is an instructable for the everyman. This instructable is meant more to inspire than to copy, as I believe most instructables tend to do that anyway, not to mention the fact that is seems unlikely that you would build  this ta...
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 23:58:03 PDT
Modern coffee table - Origami Etobic Update: You can also request for Origami Shop Drawings & Woodworking Kit Origami coffee table is now in production and we are happy to share couple of images with you of the fabrication process. We always feel it’s important to give you a bit of “behind the scenes” insight. This particular coffee t...
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 19:07:28 PDT
Pallet Trunk
Pallet Trunk - More DIY How To Projects]]> ProRock Now that i've got a decent sized room, I needed some furniture to fill it. Not only did I need some more storage space, I also needed a coffee table, so I thought, why not knock out two birds with one stone. Using some old pallets I was able to throw together this trunk using a design similar to a t...
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Fri, 20 Jul 2012 12:53:28 PDT
Beach coffee table appletx My wife wanted beach themed something and I wanted to build something for a winter project. What I came up with is ... uh... interesting. Different, anyhow... A coffee table that is a sofa-length surfboard riding on a wave. The tabletop itself was made from doweling together alternating strips of ...
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 19:54:37 PDT
Pallet Coffee Table Bliztexable This actually took some time, most of it spent on the sanding. I used some wood putty to fill in the holes; the lightest MinWax stain I could find (to keep the red of the wood, which I really liked) and finished with about 5 coats of MinWax polyurethane. I am EXTREMELY proud of this piece, it being ...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 11:02:34 PDT
Handmade Mission Style Furniture joshmt2012 This is all the furniture i made in my senior year of woodshop. The chair was made from a set of plans, and has an adjustable back The couch end table i modified to from a set of plans to be longer and changed the slats to match the chair The coffee table i designed from scratch with plans i drew in...
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Wed, 23 May 2012 15:48:42 PDT
The Pallet Table bananaboxdesign This coffee table is made from a pallet. I was inspired to design and make this table after seeing a similar style online. I thought it would be cool to make the table look like it has been thrown together and not really thought about the structure. I didnt really think about the size and measuremen...
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Sat, 19 May 2012 10:28:01 PDT
DIY Coffee Table
DIY Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> rfalcon12 I had seen an amazing coffee table made out of railroad ties at Anthropology a few or so ago. The price was way out of my range- so I made my own! I drew up the plans which you can find here and HERE. You can also find more info and the full step by step on my blog- Adventures In Creating! Cutting...
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Tue, 15 May 2012 13:15:50 PDT
Tiki head table legs jonesaw I got sick of having cinder blocks for legs on my coffee table so i decided to make simple tiki heads out of paper mache to cover them up.  i just used a 1 to 1 ratio of water to flour for the mixture, and instead of the typical strips of news paper, i shredded it up so i could shape the details mor...
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Thu, 3 May 2012 14:17:56 PDT
Outdoor coffee table lofgren We had been wanting to replace our glass outdoor table with something smaller, more relaxed and possibly more intimate. So we figured a coffee table would be nice to sit around the chiminea with. Visiting a recycling center, we came across some rusty, old, steel trolleys for $10 and thought they'd ...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 06:07:18 PDT
Spiral Coffee Table
Spiral Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rbeny Intro:     Welcome to the Spiral Coffee table Instructable. I hope you will enjoy reading this Instructable as much as I did in creating it.  I will also be providing all of the files and formulas used in the construction. Any customization of the table is welcome. Now, lets start off with the purpo...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 22:22:40 PDT
Pallet Coffee Table Cory_Z Here is a quick and easy coffee table that I made in less than 30mins. The whole table is made of pallets, keeping the cost at $0. Who doesn't love free! The  top of the table is a pallet that was in good shape. The legs of the table are oak 2x4's that were taken from another pallet that was tore ap...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2012 12:05:26 PST
Make A cheap yet luxurious Modern looking Coffee Table w/ tons of storage
Make A cheap yet luxurious Modern looking Coffee Table w/ tons of storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> mstyle183 My wife really hated our old coffee table and really hates my mess.. i have a lot of small containers and hoses that i use when i tabacco pipe aka Hookah.. So i decided to clean up my mess by making a coffee table.. with tons of storage and a great design.. My wife loved her new coffee table and the...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 19:51:39 PST
Glowing Recycled Drum Coffee Table timpaslay This project really is one of my favorites. It didn't take a lot of time or money and looks great. The table looks like it was custom made by a professional, but really only requires some simple electrical work. It is the perfect size for a coffee table.  We had an extra, cheap drum laying around a...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2012 17:39:58 PST
Floor Table
Floor Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman My current apartment, a pre-war building in Chicago, has hardwood floors.  I don't know how old they are, but they have certainly borne many years of use.  Recently confronted with a stack of salvaged oak flooring, I put two and two together: a coffee table that lifted the floor up, transposing the ...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2011 10:23:28 PST
Small Knock Down Table BevelUp I made this table from about $13 of materials/hardware at the home depot.  I guess I already had the glue.  
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Sat, 12 Nov 2011 10:56:19 PST
Skateboard Table
Skateboard Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> wilgubeast For those of you who were told not to skate in the house as a child, here's a lazy susan coffee table that rotates on skateboard wheels. Think of the possibilities: Play board games where nobody has to look at the board upside-down. Bring the remote within reach without getting up from the couch. E...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2011 17:19:05 PDT
DIY 2-Tier Coffee Table
DIY 2-Tier Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> rfalcon12 I had seen a coffee table at a high end furniture store and loved it, but the price was way out of my range. So I drew up a set of plans to create the table on my own. Get the plans for the table here: Buying the St...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2011 08:42:37 PDT