Building Unique and Useful Kids' Furniture

24 Great Do-It-Yourself Projects

Author: Spike Carlsen

Publisher:

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Easy-to-build, affordable, beautiful, durable, fun furniture projects kids will love! Give your child a unique gift of a lifetime--without breaking your checkbook--and you and your kid will have fun making it! Building Unique and Useful Kids' Furniture: 24 Great Do-It-Yourself Projects gives complete step-by-step instructions for building 24 professionally designed one-of-a-kind children's furniture projects that are easy to build and your kids will love. You don't need advanced skills. You don't need specialized tools. You don't need expensive materials. All of these projects can be built using basic tools and materials from any home improvement store. Step-by-step instructions and color photos show you exactly what to do--and many projects are labeled "Kid Friendly," so your child can safely help you build it, developing their skills and confidence. These projects will fill every room of your house with kids' furniture that is cleverly designed, attractive, whimsical, safe, with timeless design that look fresh 20 years from now, giving your kids a lasting legacy to pass on to their kids.

Children's Furniture Projects

With Step-by-step Instructions and Complete Plans

Author: Jeff Miller

Publisher: Taunton

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 942

Building furniture for a child is a special pleasure for a woodworker. And, because children need safe and durable furniture sized to their needs, building for them presents special challenges too. The projects in this book are designed to delight parents & children alike: - Cradle - Crib - Bed - Panel Bed - Table - Rocker - - Marble Chair - Rocking Dinosaur - Toy Chest - * Many of the projects feature knockdown construction, which makes the pieces easy to store once they are outgrown. * Projects range from infants' to teenagers' -each looks as smart as any shop-bought item. * Mix of traditional and contemporary designs provide accessible and tasteful projects for a childhood's worth of furniture that will be treated and passed on to future generations. * Safety advice on child-safe construction and non-toxic finishes.

Toys and Children's Furniture

20 Stylish DIY Projects to Make for Your Children

Author: Terence Conran

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Category: Children's furniture

Page: 128

View: 361

A collection of designs for practical furniture and playthings to make for children. All the projects are easy to build, and most require a minimum outlay in the cost of materials required. Each project is approved by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.

Kids' Furniture You Can Build

Author: David R. Stiles

Publisher: Chapters Pub Limited

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Category: Children's furniture

Page: 152

View: 721

Children's furniture can be fun, functional, and affordable if you build it yourself. Featuring more than a dozen projects that can be put together from easily obtained materials and common tools, with clear diagrams and color photographs that illustrate every step of the way, many of these projects can be completed in a weekend or less by anyone by basic carpentry skills. The kids can even be involved with some aspects of construction. Projects include a crib, a room divider, a storage chair, a computer center, an art desk, a portable toy storage wagon, a lightweight footstool, and a portable folding table.

DIY Kids Furniture for Adult

Make Many Awesome Patterns for Children's and Kid's Room Furniture

Author: Kumar Mullangi

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Page: 53

View: 970

We're always quick to tackle decorating projects in the adult spaces of our homes, but what about the kids? Don't they deserve some design love as well? Well, we're gonna fix that right now, because we have some of the cutest DIY projects for kid's furniture we could find for you.

Kid's Rooms

Ideas and Projects for Children's Spaces

Author: Jennifer Levy

Publisher: Chronicle Books

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Category: House & Home

Page: 156

View: 558

It's an age-old dilemma--how to create a stylish room that still allows a kid to be a kid. Kids' Rooms solves the problem by presenting fresh, original ideas for creating fun yet functional spaces. Aimed at parents of 4- to 13-year-olds, this essential guide to pint-sized dcor offers practical counsel on the necessities of room layout--everything from furniture and fixtures to lighting and window treatments is covered. Color choices, fabrics, and themes are explored along with kid-friendly storage systems (a Folding Screen with Pockets!). In addition, Kids' Rooms showcases 15 fabulous and innovative rooms, that will pique the imagination. These featured rooms, such as the Log Cabin Retreat, the Purple Power Room, and Sheer Heaven, all blend form and function with charm and creativity. Best of all, Kids' Rooms includes numerous projects with easy-to-follow directions, demonstrating that redecorating need not be difficult or expensive. A must-have for anyone who's ever faced the challenge of decorating a kid's room.

Easy-to-make Children's Furniture

Author: David Stiles

Publisher: Pantheon

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Category: Children's furniture

Page: 120

View: 258

Describes and illustrates with drawings and photographs complete instructions for creating functional juvenile furniture, featuring fifteen basic projects designed, built, and tested for safety and durability

Beds

Nine Outstanding Projects by One of America's Best

Author: Jeff Miller

Publisher: Taunton Press

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 186

View: 697

This book offers instructions for building nine different beds including Shaker-style, pencil post, and bunk beds.

Furniture for All Around the House

Author: Niall Barrett

Publisher: Taunton Press

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 282

View: 914

A year-end collection of the best recipes from Fine Cooking--appetizers, soups, sandwiches, pastas, all manners of main courses, a multitude of side dishes, and a host of fabulous desserts, organized by course and ingredient. Also includes the kitchen how-to technique sequences the magazine is known for, as well as useful tips, short-cuts, and other handy kitchen advice.

A Home Full of Furniture

79 More Furniture Projects for Every Room

Author: Percy W. Blandford

Publisher:

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Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 338

View: 752

This is a book of wood furnishings that are solid, attractive additions to any room, yet simple and inexpensive for amateurs to build.

The Weekend Woodworker

Quick and Easy Country Projects : Tables, Garden Projects, Cabinets and Chests, Children's Furniture and Toys

Author: Rodale Press

Publisher: Rodale Press

ISBN:

Category: House & Home

Page: 248

View: 704

Woodworking for the Home

Storage Projects for All Around the House

Author: Paul Anthony

Publisher: Taunton

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 281

View: 251

A presentation of twenty-two easy-to-build furnishings--such as shelves, bookcases, and chests in a variety of styles--for beginner to advanced woodworkers includes sidebars, photographs, and drawings to walk readers through the projects. Original. 10,000 first printing.

Woodworking Tools & Techniques

An Introduction to Basic Woodworking

Author: Creative Publishing Editors

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN:

Category: House & Home

Page: 144

View: 771

Nursery Furniture

21 Early American Projects

Author: John A. Nelson

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company

ISBN:

Category: Children's furniture

Page: 192

View: 598

Stenciling Kids' Rooms

Creative Designs for Bedrooms, Play Spaces, and Nurseries

Author:

Publisher:

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Category: Children's rooms

Page: 135

View: 385

20 easy, dynamic projects to decorate your childrens' rooms-from wall borders to furniture to entire room themes. Step-by-step instructions, gorgeous photos, and punch-out color stencils are provided for each project Helpful introduction contains information on materials, techniques, and how to get started. Designer tricks of the trade offer further techniques and inspiration. Creative project variations inspire ideas for hundreds of additional projects.

Woodworking Projects I

Author: Sunset Books

Publisher: Sunset Publishing Company

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 96

View: 605

Presents explicit directions for making a variety of indoor and outdoor furnishings, accessories, toys, and other items with discussions of power tools and finishing techniques