Man Made DIY


Aug 30, 2013

This is What the World's Biggest Food Fight Looks Like

Earlier this week, some 20,000 people gathered in the small town of Bunol near Valencia, Spain, to engage in "La Tomatina." The festival… read more


Aug 28, 2013

Roundup: 6 Random Items You Totally Need NOW


This week, I've come across some seriously amazing items featuring awesome design, each stylish and useful in your daily life. … read more


Aug 28, 2013

Hank Bought a Bus (and Then Made It Totally Awesome and Is Driving It Around the Country)

As a final project for his master's degree in architecture, Hank Butitta bought an old school bus on Craigslist for $3000. Spending about twice that, he converted it into a functioning live/work space complete with a kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, and seating/office. … read more


Aug 28, 2013

Blow My Mindsday: August 28, 2013

created at: 04/17/2013

Each Wednesday, I post some of my favorite can't-miss links, images, and otherwise mindblowing goodies from across the web.

So, "baguetting." Wherein one takes a photograph, substituting baguettes....oh, you get it. … read more


Aug 27, 2013

The DIY Tailor: An Easy Way to Fix Holes in Your Jeans and Other Garments

created at: 08/27/2013

There are two basic principles to the ManMade approach to style and dress: fit is everything, and buy high-quality, universal items that will last. In order to help you hold on to those investment items, and make sure they suit you as best they can, ManMade is happy to present our latest series: The DIY Tailor. This summer and fall, professional tailor and alteration specialist Danni Trester will teach us some basic sewing principles and easy DIY repairs that every guy should know. … read more


Aug 27, 2013

Before and After: A Beat Up $50 Canoe Becomes Seaworthy Again

created at: 05/28/2013

Eric Singer of Schwood snagged a worn out, leaking fiberglass canoe for $50, and managed to salvage it to become a fully functional (and leak free) vessel with just a few basic supplies from the hardware store. 

After an initial smoothing of the problematic areas, … read more


Aug 27, 2013

Some People Live in a Penthouse, Some in a Mountain

26th Floor Mountain on top of a building in Beijin

A perfect example to the ancient proverb "go big or go home" - or in this case "go big and illegally build an mountain on top of a skyscraper."… read more


Aug 26, 2013

How To: Make a Super Simple DIY Wood Shelving Unit

DIY Shelving Unit by Scandi-Home []

An easy way to add some extra shelving space to your studio or bedroom!… read more


Aug 26, 2013

The Coolest Beer Cans of All Time

With beer being sold in cans since the mid 1930s, and with countless thousands of breweries producing since, you better believe there have been some pretty amazing designs over the years. … read more


Aug 23, 2013

How to: Make Stylish Concrete and Wood Speakers

These sleek, geometric audio speakers strike a great balance: the concrete comes off as both modern and rustic, and the wood adds a needed warmth to the mathematical shape. They look amazing: and they were completely made by hand.   … read more

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