Make a 3-Legged Stool

Make a 3-legged stool with simple materials like concrete and wood scraps to achieve chic DIY seating.

Make a 3-legged stool using a conventional builder's bucket to create a concrete seating surface.
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3-legged stools can be made in a variety of sizes to serve any purpose you need.
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Stool legs will be cut from the wooden planks into 3 equally long parts.
Illustration by Christopher Stuart
Clamp the legs, using a spacer, onto the wall of the bucket.
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Prepare concrete mix in a separate bucket.
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Fill the void in the bucket prepared with the legs.
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Remove the stool from your mold after the concrete has fully cured.
Illustration by Christopher Stuart
Take a seat!
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