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Wednesday April 2nd, 2008

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diy project: bridget’s wood veneer lamp

diy project: bridget’s wood veneer lamp

inspired by tord boontje, 2008 diy contest finalist bridget created this fantastic wood veneer lamp. using old lampshade parts, grommets and a shaped hole-punch she created a truly custom look that would make a perfect weekend craft project. bridget has been kind enough to share her full instructions and material list below so click here…

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Wednesday March 19th, 2008

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2008 diy winners: 3rd place

to say that our third place winner was a bit controversial this year would be a dramatic understatement. just about everyone on the internet has weighed in on this project and i appreciate everyone’s comments, concerns and all of the information and educational links on safety restrictions for cribs. i have learned so much this…

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Wednesday January 16th, 2008

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diy project: driftwood rack

diy project: driftwood rack

i couldn’t resist adding another driftwood related diy project from jess chamberlain at sunset magazine. i’m tempted to call my parents and see if they can send me some driftwood from the beach at home. the steps are simple so i’ve posted the whole project right here. enjoy! [thanks, jess!] Project: Driftwood Rack Turn a…

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diy project: driftwood shelf

diy project: driftwood shelf

lauren and derek have a new diy wednesday post coming up at 1:30 but i wanted to share another fun diy project from d*s reader susan herr. she bought a fixer-upper cottage on the shore of lake champlain in vermont and was inspired to use some of the beautiful driftwood from the lake’s shores as…

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Wednesday November 21st, 2007

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diy wednesdays: birdie serving tray

diy wednesdays: birdie serving tray

for our wedding a few years back, we went with a national parks/woodland wonderland theme (surprise, surprise). at the entrance to the log cabin where we tied the knot, we put out a woodburned “thanks for coming!” sign, and since then we’ve been looking for a good excuse to use our woodburning tool again. we…

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Wednesday October 31st, 2007

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diy wednesdays: pegboard wall unit

diy wednesdays: pegboard wall unit

this summer when we were building out our shoppe, we were super lucky to have many talented and generous friends around to help. one of them was our favorite master woodsman/metalsmith anand gowda of gravy service. he completely blew us away when he whipped up the ‘cabinet of curiosities” and cash wrap for our store…

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