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Lentil and Matt Purbrick are Grown & Gathered: a self-sustainable farm in Victoria who will make you want to move to the country. Every month they’ll send a new DIY project our way, starting with this dill pickles recipe.
Thanks to the Cold War you can own an old-fashioned Nixie tube clock for next to nothing – or build one yourself with these handy kits.
There is no greater liquid than that drunk from a vessel you have carved yourself.
Any adventurer needs a notebook, and no notebook is better than one you made yourself.
There's nothing like making moonshine from your own copper still to take your homebrew game up a few notches.
Got a barrel? You got a table. At least you can, with these handy DIY instructions. Nothing Ron Swanson couldn’t pull off on a lunch break.
Retro computing doesn't need to look so retro if you've got some of this DIY gel on hand.
You best believe this thing took longer than 12 parsecs to make. (Yes, we know that's a measurement of distance not time.)
So crazy it just might work.
You don’t need a fireplace to enjoy a fire. Just a coffee table, a burner and these handy instructions.
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