How-To: Build large couches on the cheap

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How-To: Build large couches on the cheap

There’s a lot to like about this tutorial by Rain Noe over at Core77 about how to build upholstered benches called “banquettes,” not the least of which is Rain’s amusing and engaging prose style. His attention-grabbing opening line is one for the books.

DIY Couch

2 thoughts on “How-To: Build large couches on the cheap

  1. Goli Mohammadi says:

    I was looking for something right along those lines for my house. Perfect! (Love the pup in the first shot too!)

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