D.I.Y.

Gamer Kit

Tuesday November 05, 2013

Remember that childhood fantasy where you spend your adult years making video games? It just came true with this DIY gamer kit.

Carve your own spoon

Saturday October 26, 2013

Cutlery drawer not as bespoke as it could be? Set yourself apart from the mass-produced spoon-faring crowd by carving your own.

BrewBot

Saturday October 19, 2013

Two brothers have invented the home-brew world's answer to the bread maker: a magical beer-making machine.

Build Your Own Boots

Wednesday September 25, 2013

The name says it all really – rather than choosing a pre-designed boot from the shelf, Belmore Bootmakers ‎are inviting you to make your own.

After a measley week on the water, Samuel Shelley decided to cut his losses, smoke an Aussie salmon and put it in a bagel. Here's how you can make it too –bagel and all. 

Build your own pyramid wood stove

Saturday September 14, 2013

Sadly not all bush tucker can be cooked on the end of a stick. For every camp meal that doesn’t involve burning marshmallows over a fire there’s the pyramid wood stove.

Inside a Sax Factory

Saturday August 24, 2013

A few weeks back, Sesame Street showed us how crayons were made. Now, they explain how saxophones become saxophones. And the answer is crazy jazz.

Growing Food In Small Spaces

Saturday August 17, 2013

The world is quite literally growing up. As we cram ourselves into higher density housing, green thumbs will need to learn to grow food in smaller spaces. These workshops show how.

Not even winter can keep Tasmanian cooks and recreational fishers Island Menu out of the water. They share their recipe for cider-battered oysters.

Build a Bee Farm

Saturday August 10, 2013

Bees may well be carking it at an apocalypse-inducing rate; the least we can do is give them a home to see out their days.