How to Make a Modern Platform Bed for Under $100

by Erinloechner

created on: 06/03/08

DIY Alert! Anna Sattler from DIY Life pointed me to an excellent tutorial for all of you platform-bed-lovers on a budget. Self-taught woodworking guru John tells us how to do it right here:

MATERIALS:

 

  • 2 x 4 x 96 - 10 pieces ($2.11 ea)
  • 2 x 10 x 8 - 6 pieces ($7.99 ea)
  • 3/4 x 49 x 97 MDF - 2 pieces ($22.99)
  • deck screws
  • wood glue (optional)

TOOLS:

  • miter saw
  • circular saw
  • power drill/drive

Step-by-step instructions can be found...

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How to Make a Christmas Tree Pop-Up Card!

by Erinloechner

From WikiHow

How to Make a Christmas Tree Pop-Up Card!

One of the first things that herald in the Christmas season is greeting cards. The shelves are stacked with boxes of varied, assorted and made to order cards, ready to be signed and mailed. Imagine for a moment how wonderful it would be to personalize your cards this year, and make your own Christmas tree pop-up card to send to those special friends and family on your list!

Steps

  1. Click the image on the...

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