Instructables: exploring - workshop - cool - featured Fri, 29 Jul 2016 22:40:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Deadpool Clock
DIY Deadpool Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> BudderBossBob This is a 2-3 hour project for creative people that wanna accessorize their love for Deadpool. Gather Your Materials - You will need...• 1 can of black spray paint • 1 can of red spray paint • A bit of white paint • A clock shaped piece of wood• Clock hands• A motor to move the hands• Clock numb...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 20:11:21 PDT
Retro Inspired Phone Dock
Retro Inspired Phone Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> luca8theworld Hello all, and welcome to my first instructable. I have been singing the praises of this site to anyone who ever had a question about anything remotely DIY for a long time, so I though it was time to contribute.I built one of these a little while ago. I had found an alarm clock app for my phone but ...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 10:07:04 PDT
How to Make a Headphones Stand
How to Make a Headphones Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> julio007madrid If you want to make a headphone stand like this one you'll need:-A piece of Cold roll (About 20 cm)-A piece of plain metal (About 5 cm x 20 cm)-Thick wire The supplies The base Firts let's find the center of our cold roll bar and make two holes at the same distance, then with the wire let's m...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 14:28:37 PDT
Solar Panel Lighting
Solar Panel Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> RoeyLeon Hello Everyone I`m in the middle of redecorating my Home , and decided to enhance the appearance of my plants with LED lighting.I went and bought a few planters , added some strong plants that love sun and placed them outside my kitchen.Now , when the evening comes, without the LED i will not enjoy ...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 01:04:58 PDT
Mark Your Tools and Make Them Look Great!
Mark Your Tools and Make Them Look Great! - More DIY How To Projects]]> josh It's always been a challenge at worksites to know which tools are mine and which are other people's I've been known in the past to just spray paint my tools a particular color but that's maybe a little inelegant. This is a way to make your tools look good and keep track of which ones are yours! M...
By: josh

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:14:27 PDT
Laser Cut Maze
Laser Cut Maze - More DIY How To Projects]]> FSLASER You will need:Laser cutterAcrylicBallSuper GlueM3 Screws and nuts Laser Cut Included are the files to create both projects. Files are provided in .svg and .ai. Ai files will include all the files separated into layers.Both projects can be cut within a 20"x12" cutting area. We are using the FSL...

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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:26:51 PDT
Giant Batarang
Giant Batarang - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Nerd Lab What would Batman do without his batarang? The Batarang is one of Batman's essential weapons, so why not make an enormous Batarang out of scrap metal lying around the shop? Find Your Materials As a great maker knows, you need supplies to make a project. Here are the supplies for this project that...
By: The Nerd Lab

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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 20:02:46 PDT
Simhasana Bench
Simhasana Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> RoeyLeon Hello everyone !A few months a go i started doing Yoga ! and i would not believe i will love it that much.My teacher (Tamar ) is one of the best ,she supported me during the entire process , and always stood by me and helped do the postures correctly She wanted me to build her the Simhasana Bench...
By: RoeyLeon

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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:31:49 PDT
A Laptop Stand... out of Plywood!
A Laptop Stand... out of Plywood! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Covey Woodworks This is a tutorial to make a laptop stand that benefits both you and your laptop!To learn all the details watch the video! If you prefer written instructions then continue to the first step below!.- Some Details and the Benefits of this Stand -PS - You can make this stand for either a 15" or 13" lap...
By: Covey Woodworks

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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:11:00 PST
9 Unusual Tool Storage Methods for Your Workshop
9 Unusual Tool Storage Methods for Your Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> Yonatan24 Your workshop, Is not a workshop, When it is a mess. That's why I've put together an Instructable showing 9 unusual methods for storing your workshop tools, Guaranteed to hold every tool has ever existed on planet earth!In September, 2015, I built The Ultimate Magnetic Pegboard, But since then, I've...
By: Yonatan24

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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:07:01 PST
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand
Simple Elegant Guitar Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> lennartdemeij I designed this guitar stand to be universal and really simple: no glue no screws no nails just one piece of wood.In this case I used a board of oak wood, 25mm thick, about 22 cm wide and about 38 cm long.You can use the template I made and modify it to change the size. I found that a corner of 9º ...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 07:22:14 PST
Anatomical Heart Vase
Anatomical Heart Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> FSLASER You will need:-1/8" Acrylic-1/4" Acrylic-Glue-Silicone-Acrylic Paint Laser Cut We used a Full Spectrum Laser Hobby LaserLaser cut the 3 different shapes you'll need. Included are the files "Vase Walls" Which include the engraved raster and the two clear cutouts for the inner walls. The "Vase Sp...

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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:58:39 PST
Minimalist Couch
Minimalist Couch - More DIY How To Projects]]> pachytrance I made this sofa for a friend. My brother designed it using Rhinoceros 5 and I made it with my own hands... and some tools. It will give your home that modern and visually stunning appearance. Wood Cut the pieces as you can see in the drawings file. I bought Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF), it's ...
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 15:43:00 PST
2X4 Airsoft Gun Rack
2X4 Airsoft Gun Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> BikeHacker I saw that there was a 2x4 contest and I needed a gun rack, so here is the 2X4 Airsoft Gun Rack! 2X4s are super easy to come by and I got mine for free! Get a 2X4. I used a 12 foot long one. This project used about half of it. Measure and cut your wood. The top 2 pieces are 38 inches long.T...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 12:29:56 PST
Dog Lamp
Dog Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kreat0r Hey :),In this Instructable, I will be making a Dog desk lamp/ Floor lamp/ Head lamp with Multi-color remote controlled R.G.B lamp. Materials Scrap wood.Some Screws.A4 paper.Color Changing Lamp. Tools Printer.Electric Drill.Jig saw.Ear protection.Security glasses.Dust mask.Clamps.Wood glue.Pre...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 13:16:08 PST
$1 Recycle Lamp
$1 Recycle Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> sky04026 Americans throw away enough garbage everyday to fill 63,000 garbage trucks, which if lined up end to end for an entire year would stretch half way to the moon.Why not try to reduce trash by making something out of it?This is how you make a lamp with trash. Materials You will need the following:...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:00:17 PST
POP TAB TABLE LAMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> QualeashaW The average person produces 4.3 pounds of waste per day. This is such a large amount that is steadily rising each year. It is important as inhabitants of this planet that we reduce our environmental footprint by recycling and reducing waste in as many ways possible. So what is a common item in most...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:57:04 PST
Solar Lighted Roof Deck Doghouse
Solar Lighted Roof Deck Doghouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> ThirstyMason05 This is an Instructable explaining how I built my uniquely designed dog chalet for my golden retriever. I don't have a lot of property to offer her so I thought making her a very comfortable living space would make her an even happier dog. Concept First I went out in the yard and took mea...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 12:54:29 PST
SpectrumLED- An INSANELY Bright 200 WATT Variable Spectrum LED Panel
SpectrumLED- An INSANELY Bright 200 WATT Variable Spectrum LED Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> Yonatan24 Dimming and changing the color spectrum of LED's? IMPOSSIBLE! Nope... Now Not!As this is my 50th Instructable, I've decided to upload a super "special edition" Instructable:How To Make Your Own INSANELY Bright 200 WATT Variable Spectrum LED Panel - For under $25! I decided to call it "SpectrumLED"I ...
By: Yonatan24

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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:26:02 PST
Mini Fireplace
Mini Fireplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bebo1021 I decided I was going to make this one day, then I thought hey, why don't I make an instructable for it? So here it is!P.S this is my first instructable. Please comment if you make it! Also please Comment if I should post an instructable for an awesome battle hammer that I made! Materials/Tools ...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 13:51:04 PDT
DIY Big Peg Board Shelving System
DIY Big Peg Board Shelving System - More DIY How To Projects]]> Matt2 Silver As part of my continuing effort to spruce up my current living quarters I decided to address one of the uglier, plainer walls in my kitchen with a fun and function Modern DIY Peg Board Wall Shelf. This is a great project that really adds interest to any space, and best of all, it can be rearranged ...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 08:46:26 PDT
Easy driveway car shield
Easy driveway car shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> Smaggy My mother and I brainstormed this idea last winter to deal with the oppressive heat the car gets during the summer sitting in the driveway, even with the windows open a crack. Nothing worse than hot seats, hot air and a hot steering wheel.I took a few photos while I was making it, but it never occur...
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:06:57 PDT
Copper Wire Sphere Lamp v2.0
Copper Wire Sphere Lamp v2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> oliveira.igorm This instructable is an updated version of a project that I've done this year. The first lamp had some problems: the wire used to make the ball was easily unwrapping, it didn't have a base and the power cord wasn't suitable for it. Materials The main parts are two kinds of copper wire, a thinner ...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 07:28:11 PDT
Mega Swampy: A large, economical swamp cooler powerful enough to cool multiple rooms!
Mega Swampy: A large, economical swamp cooler powerful enough to cool multiple rooms! - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheNecromancer13 Hi, in this Instructable I will be showing you how to make a large, efficient, and economical swamp cooler powerful enough to cool most of an average suburban home.Over the past few weeks, the temperature in my hometown has regularly topped 100 degrees, even reaching record-breaking heights on sever...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 17:14:24 PDT
Copper wire ball Lamp
Copper wire ball Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> oliveira.igorm I had one small incandescent light laying around, so i decided to make a lamp using it. While I was looking for materials to use on the project, I found in a box some messy copper wire. The idea of a copper wire ball popped in my head, so I made it.CHECK OUT THE SECOND VERSION OF THIS PROJECT ON MY ...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 11:50:44 PDT
THE ULTIMATE LIGHT BULB WALL HOOK - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraigRJess A few months ago while looking through some of the awesome Instructables, I came across the Concrete Light Bulb Wall Hook by Whamodyne. Ever since reading that Instructable, I've been literally... "hooked".I decided to make my own version by improving upon the idea by making it as realistic as ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:58:21 PDT
Build a mini Atomium
Build a mini Atomium - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bbruyne In this Instructable, I will explain you how to build your own mini Atomium. For those who don't know what the Atomium is, it is a huge monument in the Brussels, the capital of Belgium. The Atomium was build in 1958 for the Brussels World's Fair and engineered by André Waterkeyn. It is 102m tall. It...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 18:18:27 PDT
Wooden Phone (sculpture)
Wooden Phone (sculpture) - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY Andrea I made this wooden phone for my Telephone Kiosk K2! Cut and glue Cut and glue pieces you'll need for your phone size.I used another phone to estimate sizes and give me an idea. Glue the Template and Cut it Glue the template and then cut it with a jigsaw, band saw, scroll saw, coping saw.... w...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 14:18:31 PDT
Abstract Wood Wall Art
Abstract Wood Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> RoeyLeon HeyI decided to bring some interest to my living roomBought 7 long wood Planks each 2 meter long and 2x2 cm wide.I asked for the guy at the wood shop to cut each and every plank into a different size ( one will be 10 cm , 12, cm 6 cm and so on )attached them to each other on my living room floor , ...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:45:02 PDT
Secret Storage Floating Desk
Secret Storage Floating Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> EnJoneer So I got bored of my regular corner desk and decided to build a floating desk into the corner alcove of my room to replace it. Then, I thought 'If I'm going to build a desk anyway, why not make it some funky james bond style desk?'..... so I decided to give it hidden storage compartments, and lights...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
Darth Vader LED Frame (Star Wars)
Darth Vader LED Frame (Star Wars) - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY Andrea I made very cool LED lit wooden frame with Darth Vader made from Oak pieces!I'll teach you how to make yours, it's super easy! Making the Stencil Use your computer/laptop screen to trace the picture you want to cut in wood (plywood/MDF/hardboard, etc.) Cut your Wood Strips Cut your wood to 1/4...
By: DIY Andrea

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Mon, 4 May 2015 23:23:03 PDT
Bedside Reading Lamp
Bedside Reading Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> RoeyLeon HeySooooo , we went ahead and finished decorating our master bedroom ( Finally !! )And the last thing that was missing was Bedside Reading Lamps I have searched everywhere for a nice looking lamp, with good pleasant light ( yellowish ) and as usual -- cheapBut all the lamps were expensive , or bad ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 10:30:30 PDT
Coffee Table Made From Pallets
Coffee Table Made From Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
The Solar-Power Ring
The Solar-Power Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> funtogether What if there were a sudden, catastrophic power failure, solar flare, or nuclear disaster? How would you power a flashlight, a cellphone, or some other commonly used, battery-powered device? Although, admittedly, this solar-ring is a simple, extremely impractical solution, it is still a sol...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:20:27 PST
Decorative Wood Lamp
Decorative Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jprid I don't have the lamp anymore, but i will do my best to explain the parts i have no picture of. Choose the design and pick out the wood I used inventor to decide on the design. The overall dimensions is about 14" square by 6' 6" high. The mahogany posts are 3/4" milled into an L shape and the pin...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:42:16 PST
Flip Lantern
Flip Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> tdonoclift This is a very simple lantern that looks both charming and intriguing. No buttons, no cables, no wall warts; just a jar. An ordinary upturned jar just begging to be flipped the correct way up, and when it is, the whole room is lit with its mysterious cool glow, just like magic! These lanterns make e...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:21:20 PST
Real Hoverboard Hovercraft
Real Hoverboard Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> Silentfauxfox Tired of remote control model hovercrafts how-to's? Want one that you and your friends can actually glide across the ground in style without spending a fortune on a kit? Well here you go!This is our home made, fully functioning, rideable hoverboard! We do not have a propulsion or advanced steering s...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 22:09:15 PST
Wire Scorpion
Wire Scorpion - More DIY How To Projects]]> tomatoskins To start off, I am not claiming to have created this myself or be the first to post this info here on Instructables. The story behind me learning this art is not a long one. My supervisor at work has made these for quite some time. One day I was sitting at his desk looking at them and thought "I can...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 15:33:40 PST
Woodpunk LED Desk Lamp
Woodpunk LED Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> jeff-o The Woodpunk LED Desk Lamp is the result of being inspired, perhaps more than a year ago, by a design I saw on a design blog.  It's a bit of a pet peeve that all these fantastic ideas are flaunted but never produced.  So, I set about making my own wooden desk lamp, and I am extremely pleased with th...
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Wed, 8 Sep 2010 23:07:46 PDT
Laser Cut Firemans Phone Stand
Laser Cut Firemans Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> jtw14 Fireman themed phone holder. Fire axes leaning on fire-hydrants put together on a Maltese cross. Works with most smartphones portrait or landscape. Made with 1/8 inch craft wood cut on a laser. Great for watching movies or just surfing the web. This particular version is engraved with STATION 12 but...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 07:36:00 PST
skateboard shelf
skateboard shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Oliorn Awesome idea that will make your room with a cool look, and with space to store stuff Drill drill the ceilingTighten the rods Cleaning Clean old skateboards Put nuts on the rods and add skateboards you will need about 32 nuts Nice and pretty fill your shelf with stuff you wantthis will...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 03:50:14 PDT
Night Walker Lamp
Night Walker Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> nostrem Hello Instructables,This is a piece I call Night Walker. I envisioned him to be an older gentleman walking outside his home looking for what ever spooked him. The lantern he is holding is suppose to resemble one of an older style. A older more orangey light bulb would be best for a flame kind of loo...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 21:20:35 PDT
1940s Radio Bar
1940s Radio Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> vugenti I will show you how to take an antique 1940s radio and turn it into a personal mini bar. This project was a lot of fun. It did take up many weekends but it was well worth the time and effort.   Gutting & Cutting First things first, you need to completely gut out the radio. Luckily all of the ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple)
Recycled Bottle Lamps (Multiple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> snow1434 I would like to share one of my favorite projects how to make a bottle lamp. You do have to invest about $15  for a diamond bit, but the bottle lamps can be made for less than $10 and they make amazing gifts or sold for a profit at craft shows and Etsy shops. Before we start i made this instructable...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 14:55:05 PST
Clairvoyant Lamp
Clairvoyant Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> AwabHassan The idea is to have a lamp with words swirling in it using the principle of a lava lamp. The words move around making phrases and statements of different meanings. It works great as a mood lamp too and helps you think. (Video of a working lamp is here and also on the last step of this Instructrabl...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 13:28:40 PST
DIY Multifunction Pocket Tool
DIY Multifunction Pocket Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> Matt2 Silver I started this project because I wanted a more convenient way to carry and store the variety of 1/4" bits that I like to keep with me for my day to day tinkering.  Once I had something that served that purpose I thought it would be fun to try to pack in a bit more utility by adding on some features ...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:08:59 PST
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> komomochan This Instructable/Ikea Hack is going to teach you how I built a glass top desk with ambient lighting.   There is many ways you can do this project but I chose something cheap and simple to work with. So I chose to get my materials at Ikea. Really, you can get your materials in whatever shape/size y...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:42:04 PDT
DIY Twig Lampshade
DIY Twig Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> Muhaiminah Faiz This might sound a bit funny, but the idea of making this lamp came from my.... dream! :p So, I decided to make my dream come true. This ible will show you how to make lamp shades from small tree logs. It's very easy to make, cheap too. Materials needed To make these lamp shades you'll need: ...
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Wed, 13 Mar 2013 09:17:05 PDT
HANG .10 coffee table
HANG .10 coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraigRJess The HANG .10 coffee table is a think-outside-the-box expansion from the Eames/Herman Miller surfboard table's original design. The name comes from the 2 racing stripes made of Canadian dimes and the option to hang it on the wall if you so choose.....hence the name HANG .10      Since the name is al...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 18:47:31 PST
Sheet Metal iPod Case
Sheet Metal iPod Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> M3G Last week I was sitting around with a couple of my friends showing off my new iPod when one of them asked if I had a case for it yet. I responded that I didn't, but it got me thinking. I decided I would make my own case. As soon as I got home I sketched up a design and after a few days of work I had...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 19:32:05 PST