Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - bookshelf - featured Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:45:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mario Themed Bookcase
Mario Themed Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> geeksmithing My son has a Mario Kart themed bedroom, and any old bookcase simply would not have been acceptable. :) I set out on an ambitious quest, not to just build a bookcase, but challenge myself by adding some fun inlay touches.This project marked the very first time using both a (non-network) router and a...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:24:45 PDT
60-minute bookcase
60-minute bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> innerbubba I had a brainfart this morning that transformed a $10 spare scrap of plywood into a really cool 5' tall, designery bookcase that some yuppie idiot would probably pay a few hundred for. Warning: this procedure involves extensive lame woodworking techniques such as glueing and stapling with nailguns....
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Mon, 9 Jan 2006 23:16:45 PST
DIY Star Wars TIE Fighter Bookshelf
DIY Star Wars TIE Fighter Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> handmadewithashley Hi, I'm Ashley. I'm a long time lurker and this is my very first Instructable!Since the release of The Force Awakens, whenever I brainstorm new project ideas a Star Wars related idea always comes up! Today’s project just so happens to be another Star Wars themed project; it’s a TIE fighter bookshel...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:30:43 PDT
Nomadic bookshelf
Nomadic bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> dbikedave The idea for this project bore out of the reality that many of us, "the millennials", suffer with all to often. Since leaving for college, I've moved (on average) every 9-10 months. As a result, this meant outfitting my apartment/studio/place to lay my head with cheap furniture. Cheap furniture is g...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:54:44 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> MRM1 I decided I needed a new coffee table so I set out to build something that maximized storage, that could be used to as a work surface for my laptop, and looked halfway decent. So I came up with this design. It has:-Storage for oversize books-A large cedar lined drawer for wool blankets, etc.-A seg...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
Make A Zine Display/Rack
Make A Zine Display/Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> dretime Here is how to make a zine display for your zines.Materials:Flat panel of plywood (luan pictured) (The board pictured is 24 x 30 inches)Frame molding (at longer than the width of the board. In the pictured project the molding must be a few inched or more longer than 30 inches long)Wood Screws Eyelet...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:49:39 PST
Copper and Torched Wood Bookshelf
Copper and Torched Wood Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> David Catriel I'd been seeing a lot of DIY articles about building furniture with wood and pipes, and then also started seeing stuff about torched wood. The two just fit together brilliantly, because it gives the piece a bit of a modern look while retaining an aged feel. Since we've rearranged the house a bit and...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 07:46:18 PST
Recycled cardboard bookshelf - laser cut and handwork
Recycled cardboard bookshelf - laser cut and handwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> Madatech_Fablab This time, I decided to build a large bookshelf, combining computer design and hand craft. Some of the manual cutting can be done with a laser cutting machine for maximum precision. The criss-cross spine-and-joints construction provides stability, making use of the cardboard’s innate qualities, and ...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 02:08:54 PDT
Building a bookshelf onto existing furniture
Building a bookshelf onto existing furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> r_anderson_c In this instructable, I will explain how I added a small bookshelf to an entertainment center. The shelf's dimensions were constrained by the entertainment center's location in the room, the dimensions of the "salvaged" wood I used, and an awkwardly large Historical Atlas of the United States by Na...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 04:00:54 PDT
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> darbinorvar If you want to try you hand at making a lamp this is a really great and simple project that combines a lamp with a piece of furniture. Storage shelves are always in demand and pairing that with a lamp makes a lot of sense. This written tutorial is a companion to the video to make the whole process e...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 15:35:14 PST
Industrial Pipe Bookshelf and Shoe Rack
Industrial Pipe Bookshelf and Shoe Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> Carleyy This industrial pipe shelf is the perfect project for any handy -- or non handy -- person looking to update their room. The shelf is quick and easy to install and its hard industrial yet shabby chic look makes it a great addition to any room. All of the pipes have threaded ends which makes it real...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2012 16:10:57 PST
Ice Cream Cart Bookshelf
Ice Cream Cart Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nick70587 My wife and I wanted a bookshelf for our daughter's room, but I didn't want some plain ol' piece of furniture you buy in a box from Target.  I came up with the idea of a bookshelf shaped like an ice cream cart.  I had originally wanted to scale it so that our daughter could wheel it around and play ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 20:11:30 PDT
Fibonacci plug-in bookshelf
Fibonacci plug-in bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> katekat You need a bookshelf with mixed wood and harmonic light design? This bookshelf has no visible screws and you can staple or organize books as you like, because of different shelves. It is light and beautiful. The hard part is the construction afterwards you will need one day work. This bookshelf c...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 07:21:37 PST
MODULAR BOOKCASE - More DIY How To Projects]]> warehouse32    A few months after moving into our apt, my wife and I quickly realized that our stuff was taking over what little space we had! So, instead of simply buying everything premade, we decided to embrace our inner DIY and build a bookcase that not only fit our style and budget, but most importantly, m...
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Fri, 25 Jan 2013 20:18:39 PST
Modular Bookshelf
Modular Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> williewolf This modular bookcase was designed and constructed by Jens Sehm of As You Like it Fine Furniture and Custom Woodwork in Ashland, Oregon. Jen’s gave me permission to document the construction process. This project is made from solid cherry hardwood.  It is comprised of three individual units that ca...
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Wed, 19 Sep 2012 15:17:59 PDT
Flat Rate Movie Shelf
Flat Rate Movie Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> shadfurman I recently moved across the country and all my stuff didn't fit in the UBox I rented. I ended up shipping about $500 worth of flat rate boxes to get all the rest of my stuff from Oregon to Massachusetts. I Goodwilled a large portion of my furniture and I'm here without shelves for my movies but a bu...
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 11:09:24 PDT
Modern Bookshelf
Modern Bookshelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> A.J.B. I was looking for a funky but sleek modern bookshelf to hold all of my girlfriend's trinkets and curios, and found some that I liked, but unfortunately, they were all WAY overpriced, and most were made of MDF and/or other junk. I refuse to pay hundreds of dollars for particleboard furniture, no matt...
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:43:22 PDT
Built In Book Cases
Built In Book Cases - More DIY How To Projects]]> CarlS For this project, we needed built-in book cases for a long wall. By using pre-drilled melamine laminated boards and pre-built cabinets from the local home store, we were able to build them with a minimum of tools, and get a perfect fit to the room. Materials The book cases are made from a series...
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Tue, 17 Nov 2009 12:15:59 PST
How to Make and Install Hungarian Shelves
How to Make and Install Hungarian Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> juliofo First time I saw these shelves was in Budapest, at a friends apartment. I was told they had been designed by a physicist. That's why I think they are safe. The ones in the photos have been up for more than a year now. The model 240 cm by 240 cm This is just one model. You can personalize the desi...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2005 09:39:49 PDT
A bookshelf made of encyclopedias! YAY!!-YAY!/
A bookshelf made of encyclopedias! YAY! - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink I work at Half Price Books, and I've been trying to find out what to do with all the books we can't resell or donate. And then this beautiful set of large print encyclopedias came in - and what can I say, I fell in love with them! :D Because I needed more shelves for my piles of books, I figured it ...
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Thu, 15 Mar 2007 15:48:54 PDT