Today on Modern Builds, I'm making a mid-century modern inspired slatted bench constructed with half-lap joinery. The bench can be resized longer to fit more people or can be made wider to be used as a coffee table. Industrial By Design: https://www.industrialbydesignco.com/. MATERIALS AND SUPPLIES: 16" Trapezoid..
May 31, 2013 . Blessed we are for sure to have another DIY project in the works, but we feel especially blessed to have so much support and kindness. Thank you for all the positive feedback and comments, you are lovely. I'm so glad you loved Jeff from A Touch of Arkansas's Modern Slatted Console Table (plans here)!..
Oct 26, 2011 . So, I figured it was time to make some outdoor seating of my own. For inspiration, I turned to the most iconic of mid-century bench designs, the Platform Bench by George Nelson (1946). It was created from easy-to-find 1x6" cedar decking, making it quite inexpensive to build, and safe for outdoor use
A landmark of modern design, the bench has the clean, rectilinear lines that reflect designer George Nelson's architectural background and his insistence on what he called honest designmaking an honest visual statement about an object's purpose. Solid wood slats are spaced to let air and light through, sealed with a..
Hello all,. I've come across this slat bench. I can't quite seem to determine the designer or even the type of wood. At first I thought walnut.but am now thinking a dark aged teak or Afromosia. Might someone be able to determine from the pics attached? I also believe it to be North American, but again unsure..
Gorgeous and streamlined, this iconic piece is a classic platform bench design. The slat bench features a stunning slatted top made of solid wood with sturdy solid wood legs in an angular design. Its architectural silhouette will make a timeless addition to any living space. Main Material: Solid Wood; Main Material Details:..
Slatted Bench Designs. A popular style of outdoor bench, the Slatted Bench, had made a resurgence in recent years. These benches are typically used in parks, schools, and other outdoor settings. Often they are used at ball fields, swimming pools, or locker rooms. The slats do a great job of keeping the air moving, for a..
May 2, 2014 . Create a Stunning Piece of Seating using the Plans to Build a Vintage Wood Slat Bench. This bench is one of those pieces that can be constructed in a day. So simple, right? It would be the perfect accent to a deck, porch, mud room, or even at a dining room table! The plans to build a Vintage Wood Slat..
Slat Bench | Do It Yourself Home Projects from Ana White
Jul 23, 2016 . Today on Modern Builds, I'm making a mid-century modern inspired slatted bench constructed with half-lap joinery. The bench can be resized longer to fit more people or can be made wider to be used as a coffee table. If you're planning on building this project, don't forget to check out my written article for..
Mar 14, 2017 . In this woodworking video, I build a DIY mid-century modern slatted bench modeled after the iconic Nelson Platform Bench, designed by George Nelson for Herman Miller. This is a timeless mid-century modern design that makes for a fairly simple yet rewarding woodworking project. The bench can be built..
Dec 23, 2008 . Great piece: Planter Slat Bench. [via Cribcandy]. Share This Article; Share · Tweet · Pin · Submit. Jaime Derringer, Founder + Executive Editor of Design Milk, is a Jersey girl living the laid back life in SoCal. She dreams about architectural jewelry + having enough free time to enjoy some of her favorite..
Mar 29, 2014 . She is a freelance graphic designer and photographer, and has been sharing the adventures of their DIY home renovations on their blog. We love their style and . This is the classic midcentury modern slat bench (which inspired our slat wall) and has been in production since 1946! We constructed our..
Feb 16, 2018 . Picking up on the best of mid-century design, Tate streamlines a striking slatted bench with smart conical legs in beautiful solid walnut. The perfect partner to our Tate bedroom collection, the bench brings its classic modern style to any room in the house. Top with our optional button-tufted cushion
Build a custom slat bench by contouring stock lumber
Mar 1, 2008 . Place slats on edge and flex to create distinctive seats without steam bending or laminating
Nov 12, 2014 . Making furniture is one of my favorite things. There's very little more empowering than imagining a piece of furniture and actually making it a reality with a little hard work. Not only is furniture making a great way to potentially save money, but it's a really practical way to put your creativity to work! Recently my..
Nov 10, 2011 . Now, this may not be a project for the woodworking novice and it does require a number of tools, but Chris, over at ManMade, put together a thorough tutorial on how to build your very own slat bench. As Chris points out in his post, the beauty of the slat design is that you can purchase the wood already cut..
May 18, 2016 . This bench only looks looks expensive, as it's made from basic 2x4s and stained
The Slatted Bench was designed for Hille and first launched at the Milan Triennale in 1954. This simple construction of solid wood slats supported by a steel rod frame married the honesty of a natural material with man-made forged metal. In addition to serving as a bench or low table, this multi-functional design was..
This project was inspired by the mid-century design of George Nelson's slatted benches and the user-friendliness of so many of Ana White's building plans. It's a happy marriage of iconic design and some amateur elbow grease. I will always be dn to mid-century furniture for its sleek, clean lines and how versatile and..