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Book of Bread

Thursday November 21, 2013

If you're keen to learn how to make bread, or are just really into baked goods, The Bread & Butter Project book is a worthy purchase for a couple of reasons. 

Sunday Reading: Changing Gears

Sunday November 17, 2013

We've all dreamt of leading a simpler life at one point or another. But for most of us, the desire for a quiet life in the countryside versus the rush of city living stays just that: a desire. 

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.