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July 2011

July 11, 2011

Canadian invention helps you hang art work with no arguing

This is a really cool invention from Canadian designer Liette Tousignant.  And it helps you hang anything from photos to small cabinets without the usual disagreements from relatives of different heights.


I Can Do That: Lap Desk - Popular Woodworking Magazine

via www.popularwoodworking.com

For anyone with hot thighs, free plans for my oak lap desk are online now at Popular Woodworking.

P.S. People are making some fun modifications and improvements to my design over at WoodNet Forums.

Coffee Table Decorated with 5,800 Nails

via www.neatorama.com

Nails as decorative bijoux; piercings for furniture. 


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Mag's Books

  • : We're All In This Together

    We're All In This Together
    Based on four years of interviews with Steve Smith, Mag's unconventional biography reveals the personal stories, sorrows and joys that continue to inspire the man behind the Red Green legacy.

  • : How Hard Can It Be?

    How Hard Can It Be?
    Mag's quirky and entertaining book of home improvement projects for beginners.

Nota Bene

  • It’s never too late to be who you might have been. - George Eliot (1819-1880)
  • Simplicity of character is the natural result of profound thought. - My fortune cookie