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Dec 19

How to Make A Cork Christmas Star 

If you wait until Christmas Eve to decorate your tree (does anyone actually do this??) then you still have time to craft this rustic star. And if your tree is already trimmed, maybe this will be a fun addition to next year’s decor or even a craft fair item. It’s a fairly simple construction that …

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Dec 19

How to Make A Wooden Coffee Scoop

The simplicity of this piece, and it’s efficacy, really make me feel like woodwork might be way easier than I think. I don’t own any of these tools, but the tutorial provided by Four Oaks Crafts below makes this project look like a piece of cake. There are only a few things that you need, …

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Dec 16

DIY Desk To Bench 

This is one impressive upcycle. I love it so much I’m half wishing I had a bigger house to put something like this in! The desk this bench was crafted from was completely dismantled and pieces from other furniture, like a headboard, were also used to construct it. So this project ain’t a simple upcycle! You can …

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Dec 15

How To Build a Corner Bench with Built-in Table

    I read the full post below with the materials list and tutorial. Only the experienced DIY woodworker should be attempting this one! You need the right tools, experience measuring, and making proper angles. Certainly, if you want to give it a go anyway, read the instructions to see how you feel about it! …

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Dec 02

How To Make A Secret Compartment Floating Shelf 

Who doesn’t want one of these? First of all, floating shelves are where it’s at. They have a clean, chic look, and can be functional or decorative. This baby right here is both. What a great idea for stashing your goods, but also keeping them fairly accessible. If you’re interested in this awesome DIY the …

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Nov 14

How to Build a Laptop Table From a Single Piece of Plywood

Not too shabby for one piece of plywood! Leave it to the good old folks contributing to Instructables to give us another DIY winner. So few people have desktop computers in their homes anymore. We’re all on laptops or tablets, or exclusively even, our phones. Computer tables of yore, alas, seem way too big now, …

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Nov 09

DIY Wood Slice Owl

  Who doesn’t love owls? They’re mysterious and adorable all at the same time. This cute little DIY utilizes old utensils you may have lying around or can pick up from the thrift store, and some metal lids. Find yourself a slice of log and you can make your owl! Here’s the full tutorial below: …

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Oct 07

$25 Sofa Table Tutorial

  What to do when you’re out of space for traditionally sized furniture? Make your own! This is the thinnest sofa table I’ve ever seen and I probably never would have thought to do this at all. In fact, I would have just found a small round coffee table to put in the front of …

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Oct 04

How To Make A Tree Bench Made From Kitchen Chairs 

We’ve done a DIY tree bench before, but it was making one from scratch. I love this idea because you’re not only upcycling furniture that may otherwise never be used agin, but it’s pretty much skipping a step and making the process a heck of a lot easier! The “seat” portion still involves a lot …

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Sep 26

30 Awesome Things You Can Build With 2x4s

I see a post like this and think, “Oh how EASY it is to make all these wonderful things!” And all with just 2 x 4’s! Well, if you’re considering making any of these projects, chances are you’ve worked with wood well enough and aren’t shying away from the details. You need the right tools, …

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