Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - furniture - wood http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:41:59 PST BLOX v1.01 Turn Your Dead Scanner Into a Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Dead-Scanner-Into-a-Picture-Frame/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 10:42:05 PST
Upcycled Wood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Wood-Bench/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 20:50:53 PST
Reproduction of a small desk from Texas http://www.instructables.com/id/Reproduction-of-a-Small-Desk-From-Texas/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 16:20:57 PST
Wall Mounted Plywood Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Plywood-Entertainment-Center/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 20:44:35 PST
Gradient Flow Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Gradient-Flow-Table/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 12:41:28 PST
Sewing table renovation http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawing-Table-Renovation/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:59:20 PST
Make A Zine Display/Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Zine-DisplayRack/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:49:39 PST
Pretty Easy Reclaimed 2X4 and Steel Top Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Easy-Reclaimed-2X4-and-Steel-Top-Coffee-Tab/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 19:47:18 PST
Faux Live Edge Wood Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Live-Edge-Wood-Mirror/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 14:10:42 PST
Modern Nightstand With Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Nightstand-With-Drawers/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 11:07:58 PST
Design a Memphis Style Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Memphis-Style-Bench/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 01:43:10 PST
747 Fuselage Meeting Table http://www.instructables.com/id/747-Fuselage-Meeting-Table/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 10:22:36 PST
Retrofit Mantle http://www.instructables.com/id/Retrofit-Mantle/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 07:01:55 PST
a folding wood coat rack http://www.instructables.com/id/a-folding-wood-coat-rack/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 01:57:38 PST
wooden kneeling chair http://www.instructables.com/id/wooden-kneeling-chair/
wooden kneeling chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/2SK9/IFF895FS/FOG2SK9IFF895FS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/2SK9/IFF895FS/FOG2SK9IFF895FS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/2SK9/IFF895FS/FOG2SK9IFF895FS.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi A kneeling chair is what you need if you have to pass a lot of time in your office.Unfortunately this type of chairs is quite expensive and not very common. This is one reason to make your own kneeling chair, which will also make you very proud. references If you surf the web looking for "kneelin...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 06:26:38 PST
Stereo Console Refurbish and Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Stereo-Console-Refurbish-and-Conversion/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 19:39:37 PST
How to Reproduce a Curved Furniture Drawer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reproduce-a-Curved-Furniture-Drawer/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:48:28 PST
How to make a TARDIS spice rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-TARDIS-spice-rack/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 14:12:51 PST
Wood Industrial Lamp Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Industrial-Lamp-Desk/
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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 12:31:05 PST
Firepit Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Firepit-Table/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 19:38:09 PST
Make a Wooden Sushi Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Sushi-Lamp/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 17:56:36 PDT
Resin top reclaimed wood coffee table with slide out TV tray and funky leg design http://www.instructables.com/id/Resin-top-reclaimed-wood-coffee-table-with-slide-o/
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 19:12:31 PDT
The Tractor Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tractor-Stool/
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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 17:02:42 PDT
Floating Shelf for Lego http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Shelf-for-Legos/
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 05:16:54 PDT
A Simple Modern Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Modern-Bench/
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 20:29:12 PDT
deckchair with baby version http://www.instructables.com/id/deckchair-with-baby-version/
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 09:40:59 PDT
Wooden Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Chest/
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 08:50:47 PDT
Steel and 2x4 Full Dining Table Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-and-2x4-Full-Dining-Table-Set/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 19:13:16 PDT
Record & Stereo Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Record-Stereo-Rack/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:31:38 PDT
Flat Pack End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-End-Table/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 15:58:02 PDT
Pipe and Salvage Wood Closet Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-and-Salvage-Wood-Closet-Shelving/
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 16:40:35 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Conference Table http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Conference-Table/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:49:46 PDT
A Modular Desk From Steel and Cypress Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Modular-Desk-From-Steel-and-Cypress-Wood/
A Modular Desk From Steel and Cypress Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/TQGL/IDQHXSUW/FFNTQGLIDQHXSUW.SMALL.jpg cwals15 The Story Behind the Desk:Because it's my first Instructable, I'd like to give a brief explanation of who I am as a self-proclaimed "maker." I grew up working on whatever projects either of my grandfathers or dad could dream up. One grandfather, "Gramps," is meticulous, a retired orthodontist. His t...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:57:46 PDT
Concept for a Sculptural Aquarium Installation // LOOKDOWN http://www.instructables.com/id/LOOKDOWN-concept-for-a-sculptural-aquarium-install/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 09:56:49 PDT
Second Life to Artists Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Second-Life-to-Artists-Stool/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:32:43 PDT
Building a bookshelf onto existing furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-onto-furniture/
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By: r_anderson_c

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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 04:00:54 PDT
Updating End Tables http://www.instructables.com/id/Updating-End-Tables/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:11:26 PDT
Reclaimed Wood L-Shaped Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-L-Shaped-Desk/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 20:15:34 PDT
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Pallet-Wood-TV-Console-35/
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SMALL.jpg justinhyp I've been on the look out for a TV console that was a little off beat. Something modern, low, and long for my livingroom area. I saw a few pieces at high end furniture stores that were bomb-diggity, but when I checked the price I cried. So I set on a mission to make something myself, or get tetanus ...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:57:52 PDT
Minimalist Hammock-Style Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Hammock-Style-Bed/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:24:26 PDT
Palletwood Nursery Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Palletwood-Nursery-Bed/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 09:43:09 PDT
Breathe Life into an Old Drop Leaf Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathe-Life-into-an-Old-Drop-Leaf-Table/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:39:49 PDT
Popsicle Stick Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Bench/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 20:20:45 PDT
Collapsible Picknic / Side-table http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Picknic-Side-table/
Collapsible Picknic / Side-table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/ZQY1/IA81TYTE/FQJZQY1IA81TYTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/ZQY1/IA81TYTE/FQJZQY1IA81TYTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/ZQY1/IA81TYTE/FQJZQY1IA81TYTE.SMALL.jpg hboom I made these Collapsible Picknic / Side-tables ...You can use them for any occasion. For the garden or Picknic and even for the beach..... What do you need..... This is what you need to make one:1. a 2x4 or wood that compair this size.2. 18 mm and 8 mm dowel3. 2 washers4. Screws5. Wood Glue6...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:26:01 PDT
Artsy resin wood top for freebie end table http://www.instructables.com/id/Artsy-resin-wood-top-for-freebie-end-table/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 15:01:50 PDT
Grill and Smoker Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Grill-and-Smoker-Table/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 12:26:26 PDT
Adirondack chair cup holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-chair-cup-holder/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 08:58:45 PDT
Folding Project Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Project-Table/
Folding Project Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury This is an instructable for a simple folding project table. It kinda works like a giant TV tray, it gives stability and room to work but when not in use, it can be folded up and placed out of the way. The materials and build are all very simple and costs around $50. I also added a painted logo on to...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:26:12 PDT
Perpetua Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetua-Stool/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:12:59 PDT
Simple Wood Dowel Plant Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wood-Dowel-Plant-Stand/
Simple Wood Dowel Plant Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RMHM/I8FR8DPN/FIARMHMI8FR8DPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RMHM/I8FR8DPN/FIARMHMI8FR8DPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RMHM/I8FR8DPN/FIARMHMI8FR8DPN.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury This is a simple wood dowel plant stand I made for my wife. The idea was something light and simple and she wanted something "clean" and minimal for the house.The whole project is very quick and very cheap for materials, it's only a few simple cuts and a few holes to drill. Staining and sealing take...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:55:14 PDT