Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - furniture http://www.instructables.com Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:37:35 PST BLOX v1.01 Tire To Round Sofa Chair! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-To-Round-Sofa-Chair/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:21:17 PST
Prototyping tutorial polyester - paint finish http://www.instructables.com/id/polyester-paint-finish/
Prototyping tutorial polyester - paint finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/F774/I6QCYXKP/FWIF774I6QCYXKP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/F774/I6QCYXKP/FWIF774I6QCYXKP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/F774/I6QCYXKP/FWIF774I6QCYXKP.SMALL.jpg stvnvdl When you want to prototype something, you just want the end result as clean as possible, so that's why i want to show you how you can paint polyester and have that really clean finish.The instructions that follow show what to do after you you sanded the polyester. First layer : spray putty Bec...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 07:32:37 PST
Prototyping tutorial polystereen - paint finish http://www.instructables.com/id/polystereen/
Prototyping tutorial polystereen - paint finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/GUVJ/I6Q2TT8Q/FJNGUVJI6Q2TT8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/GUVJ/I6Q2TT8Q/FJNGUVJI6Q2TT8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/GUVJ/I6Q2TT8Q/FJNGUVJI6Q2TT8Q.SMALL.jpg stvnvdl When you want to prototype something, you just want the end result as clean as possible, so that's why i want to show you how you can paint polystyrene and have that really clean finish. Degreasing the surface You can use a degreaser that you buy in a convenient store, just make sure it's strong ...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 03:29:18 PST
Salvage carboard pipe shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-carboard-pipe-shelf/
Salvage carboard pipe shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SMALL.jpg briciius Hello everyone,Today we are going to create some "nordic" design shelf with salvage cardboard pipes.( same carboard pipes that i've used to create my bat-signal : http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BAT-... )hope you will love the idea ;) Decorate the interior and exterior of cardboard ...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:15 PST
Pallet Board Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Board-Bar/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:31:35 PST
Wine Barrel Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Fire-Pit/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:50:27 PST
Cup cake chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Cup-cake-chair/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 01:39:53 PST
Dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dining-table-1/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:07:55 PST
Making a Chair Really Fast / A Conceptual Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Chair-Really-Fast-A-Conceptual-Workshop/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:02:14 PST
A bench from an old bed http://www.instructables.com/id/A-bench-from-an-old-bed/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:54:49 PST
The Grow With Me Train Table http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Grow-With-Me-Train-Table/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 16:38:42 PST
Kitchen Storage Cabinet Makeover!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Storage-Cabinet-Makeover/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:13:08 PST
Condom Curio Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Condom-Curio-Cabinet/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:27:54 PST
Bar stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-stool/
Bar stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/MWUP/I6C2MTVG/FC6MWUPI6C2MTVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/MWUP/I6C2MTVG/FC6MWUPI6C2MTVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/MWUP/I6C2MTVG/FC6MWUPI6C2MTVG.SMALL.jpg Treeson A fairly simple barstool made using 100×25 decking timber. I cut four lengths of treated 100x25 decking timber to 740mm Using the circular saw I notched out the top section to approximately 1/3 to 1/2 the thickness of the timber. I also notched in the lower section at 400mm from base. I...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 01:25:46 PST
Making the O Bench/table http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-O-Benchtable/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:31:44 PST
New Age Love Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Age-Love-Seat/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:51:42 PST
Modern/Industrial Pallet Table http://www.instructables.com/id/ModernIndustrial-Pallet-Table/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:09:15 PST
Cottage media or TV cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cottage-media-or-TV-cabinet/
Cottage media or TV cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/T7B5/I697OGG1/FV9T7B5I697OGG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/T7B5/I697OGG1/FV9T7B5I697OGG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/T7B5/I697OGG1/FV9T7B5I697OGG1.SMALL.jpg dezine The quality of affordable furniture available these days seems to be getting worse. The use of chipboard coated with a thin laminate definitely does not make for lasting furniture, so it seemed appropriate to show you how to make this solid cottage style TV or media cabinet.Nowadays, if you want fur...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 07:03:45 PST
Built in book case http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-book-case/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 09:23:16 PST
The Most Amazingly Versatile, Space Saving Hobby-Project Happy Place!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Amazingly-Versatile-Space-Saving-Hobby-Pr/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 23:17:27 PST
One Board Minimalist Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Board-Minimalist-Chair/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 17:04:09 PST
Add on PC stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-on-PC-stand/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 23:30:50 PST
Accent Table (Built Entirely From Balusters) http://www.instructables.com/id/Accent-Table-Made-From-For-Balusters/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 21:13:53 PST
VW Engine Table with Lights and Etched Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/VW-Engine-Table-with-Lights-and-Etched-Glass/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:02:00 PST
DIY Outdoor Storage Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Outdoor-Storage-Bench/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 12:30:12 PST
Lean Pipe Computer Desks http://www.instructables.com/id/Lean-Pipe-Computer-Desks/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 20:31:39 PST
How to Make an Art Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Art-Frame/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 11:44:42 PST
Portable Welding Table / Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Welding-Table-Kit/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 11:40:12 PST
Minimalist Bunk Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Bunk-Bed/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 09:12:18 PST
Laptop Shelf - Using Keter Alpha http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Shelf-Using-Keter-Alpha/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 07:40:33 PST
DIY balance board http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-balance-board-2/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 18:39:36 PST
IKEA Table with under-shelf storage http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Table-with-under-shelf-storage/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 18:05:50 PST
Inexpensive, Strong Green Egg Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Strong-Green-Egg-Table/
Inexpensive, Strong Green Egg Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G8V0/I5S2E4DZ/FP0G8V0I5S2E4DZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G8V0/I5S2E4DZ/FP0G8V0I5S2E4DZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G8V0/I5S2E4DZ/FP0G8V0I5S2E4DZ.SMALL.jpg jessemckee Technically, the main image shows that we didn't actually use a Green Egg, but another brand like it. But all ceramic grills like this will probably be called a Green Egg no matter what, just like we'll always call all tissue paper Kleenex.The main structure of this piece can also be used for so muc...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 08:39:20 PST
UPCYCLED HEADBOARD MADE WITH WOOD PANELING http://www.instructables.com/id/UPCYCLED-HEADBOARD-MADE-WITH-WOOD-PANELING/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 08:14:29 PST
Steel And Bamboo Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-And-Bamboo-Desk/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 08:44:29 PST
Simple pallet coffee/TV table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-pallet-coffeeTV-table/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:03:43 PST
Shabby Chic Draws http://www.instructables.com/id/Shabby-Chic-Draws/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:11:24 PST
Tall bed frame with lots of storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Tall-bed-frame-with-lots-of-storage/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:02:42 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
[WIPstructable] Doctor Who-inspired media furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/WIPstructable-Doctor-Who-inspired-media-furniture/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:39:11 PST
Small Gaming PC Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Gaming-PC-Desk/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:36:44 PST
A place to relax http://www.instructables.com/id/A-place-to-relax/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:25:52 PST
Standing Desk for 50 Bucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Standing-Desk-for-50-Bucks/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:17:39 PST
3-in1 table http://www.instructables.com/id/3-in1-table/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:22:20 PST
Stained Wood Top with Pipe Dream Legs Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Wood-Top-with-Pipe-Dream-Legs-Desk/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:13:02 PST
Transform a normal desk into standing desk for $4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-normal-desk-into-standing-desk-for-4/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:27:09 PST
$3 Secret Drawer Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Drawer-Lock/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:25:41 PST
Mid Century Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:17:04 PST
Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Inexpensive-Rustic-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:46:41 PST
Aspen Log Toddler Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Aspen-Log-Toddler-Bed/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 22:38:39 PST