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Old 08-12-2019, 08:48 PM   #21 (permalink)
ivar
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Originally Posted by sleepybrew View Post
i have made a lot of my own furniture. just can't buy the right size or shape, so i make it. plus nice solid wood instead of press board. my house has a country decor, so i have made a bunch of stuff for that. my girlfriend paints, quilts, knits, you name it, and her stuff is amazing. she sees stuff in a magazine, threatens to pay crazy money for it, and i end up making it for next to nothing.

much more satisfying to do your own stuff

My dad was like that, able to fix most things with limited means. I think I never saw a more happy smile on his face than when I made a new canopy for our boat to replace the broken one
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