Instructables: exploring - furniture - wood - build http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:45:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Heirloom Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Chest/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:59:02 PDT
Inexpensive, Strong Green Egg Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Strong-Green-Egg-Table/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 08:39:20 PST
Media Cabinet with Shutters http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Cabinet-with-Shutters/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:58:46 PST
Mid Century Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Coffee-Table/
Mid Century Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SMALL.jpg jessemckee First, this design isn't necessarily my own. It's a common mid century design that I added some of my favorite details to. Mainly the box joinery. Sorry about the images being smaller, I only took these with my iPhone and updated my progress on Instagram a while back. My Instagram is @jessemckee if ...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:17:04 PST
"N" Table - The N64 Logo End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/N-Table-The-N64-Logo-End-Table/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:35:08 PST
How to Build a Coffee Table from Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Coffee-Table-from-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 10:10:02 PDT
Live Edge Rotten Apple Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Rotten-Apple-Table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/J5EW/HCV98783/FV5J5EWHCV98783.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/J5EW/HCV98783/FV5J5EWHCV98783.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/J5EW/HCV98783/FV5J5EWHCV98783.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios This is an extensive but very informative video on how to deal not only with live edge slabs and stands but also how to rebuild rotten wood to save the beautiful patterns it provides. I will provide additional information on my woodworking blog: NelsonStudios as soon as I can get around to it.
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 09:08:38 PST
Sub-Woofer Ottoman http://www.instructables.com/id/Sub-Woofer-Ottoman/
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Sun, 14 Oct 2012 18:54:42 PDT
Ultimate Pacman / Space invaders Gaming Chair with speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Pacman-Space-invaders-Gaming-Chair-with/
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Mon, 21 May 2012 00:47:40 PDT
Custom Birch Ply Storage Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Birch-Ply-Storage-Project/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/7BCI/GNA2RZUZ/FPE7BCIGNA2RZUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/7BCI/GNA2RZUZ/FPE7BCIGNA2RZUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/7BCI/GNA2RZUZ/FPE7BCIGNA2RZUZ.SMALL.jpg Phantomn This is a piece of furniture I made for my Father for my Design Technology course at college. It took a reasonable amount of time to complete and now it is I'm pretty pleased. It's constructed entirely from 18mm birch ply, even the draws (overkill..? Nah!), apart from the curved tops, and drawer fro...
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Wed, 4 May 2011 11:05:52 PDT
Build your own desk, for under �20 ($30) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-desk-for-under-20-30/
Build your own desk, for under �20 ($30) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/L8OR/GD2JJRW0/F43L8ORGD2JJRW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/L8OR/GD2JJRW0/F43L8ORGD2JJRW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/L8OR/GD2JJRW0/F43L8ORGD2JJRW0.SMALL.jpg lewispratt This is my guide on how to build your own stylish, roomy and attractive desk for less than £20!  Granted i work in a DIY store but at the most it would have cost me £22 without discount. Anyway, follow the following steps to get a great new desk built and ready to use in no time!! Preperation ...
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Sun, 22 Aug 2010 17:08:29 PDT
Basic Work Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Work-Table/
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Wed, 17 Feb 2010 16:53:19 PST
Coffee Table with Antique Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-with-Antique-Windows/
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Sat, 16 May 2009 22:52:22 PDT
Cheap, easy, low-waste platform bed plans http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-low-waste-platform-bed/
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Mon, 19 May 2008 13:37:39 PDT
Big Sturdy Loft http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Sturdy-Loft/
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Mon, 17 Jul 2006 08:37:16 PDT