Remember this pallet dining room table? We thought it was super cool, and one of you begged for instructions to make it yourself. Well, lucky for us, this month's issue of ReadyMade gives us just that: inspired by a trip to Paris and a dinner around a pallet table made by her friend Julien, Jen Turner decided to make her own version back in New York with the discarded pallets she found on the street.
The instructions start by encouraging you to remove any splintering wood and to sand the boards thoroughly. Because pallets are unique by nature, Turner suggests you find your pallets first, compare them with the dimensions in the instructions, and then shop for the rest of the materials. Read more at ReadyMade.
Download a PDF of the full instructions here.
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(Images: Greg Scheidemann)