20 Sep '11, 9pm

Forget #Ikea- this #NYC student made her own bed from an old picket fence and $16 worth of bolts:

Forget #Ikea- this #NYC student made her own bed from an old picket fence and $16 worth of bolts:

As a student in New York City, Michelle DeCurtis is accustomed to the dual problems of lack of money and lack of space. But unlike many, the aspiring designer turned a problem into a challenge, and has put together creative projects from reclaimed and upcycled materials. One of her proudest accomplishments and my personal favorite was on display at Maker Faire in New York this weekend: her own bed, made from an old picket fence.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/09/maker-faire-nyc-a...

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