Friday, December 16, 2016

Last Minute Gift Ideas for the Do-It-Yourselfer

gift ideas, do it yourself, drill, sander, woodworking,

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Okay, let's start with a great book--mine 😉!  Crafting with Wood Pallets includes all of the information you need to start building with this FREE wood source.
building with pallets, pallet wood, book,
These drills are my very favorite, I own 2 sets, and they are about 50 dollars cheaper than I paid for them. 
makita drills, drill, 18 volt,
I started my building career with an inexpensive jigsaw, and it was the only saw I used for several years.  (I now use this dewalt one.)
saw, jigsaw, dewalt,
A random orbital sander is my sander of choice.  Makes quick work of a less than enjoyable job. 
A good sketchbook is appreciated by the DIY-er.  I like the smaller size that can fit in a purse or glovebox--you never know when an idea is going to hit! 
We diy'ers like our coffee, but we sip it slowly because we are busy.  So, we need a mug that keeps it warm and keeps the sawdust out. 
We also like good tunes while working.  A portable speaker is a great to keep us dancing in the workshop.


  1. Love the coffee mug. I need one of those!

    1. I take like 2 hours to finish my coffee when I am working and it stays warm!


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