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Photo shows how to make an umbrella stand from pine 1x2s and 1x4s. Est. cost: $10.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1977 (v.55#7) pg. 77

Tip: Entryway umbrella bench is a carpet-covered shelf with metal tubes inserted in one end to hold umbrellas.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1980 (v.58#11) pg. 186

Umbrella stand can support a plant and hold your umbrellas at the same time. Perforated aluminum panels are placed over painted plywood for decoration. Est. cost: $22.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1982 (v.60#7) pg. 41, 76

Tip: Umbrella stand is made from three lengths of PVC tubing attached to a wooden base. Est. cost: $19.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1987 (v.65#7) pg. 83

19 things you can make from coffee cans. Includes an umbrella stand made from 4 cans covered with bamboo.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 9 1979 (v.92#14) pg. 108, 158

Umbrella stand is made from a section of metal chimney pipe and some wood. Est. cost: $5.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 26 1982 (v.95#15) pg. 99, 134

Curtain rod on back of a door serves as place to hang umbrellas.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #332 Oct 1992 (v.42#9) pg. 69

Umbrella stand is made from stacked and painted coffee cans.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Jul 1978 (v.187#1) pg. 144, 230

Workshop heirloom. (1) Coat tree mirror. (2) Umbrella stand.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #627 Aug 1980 (v.76) pg. 76

Six easy pieces using solid maple slats. (1) Umbrella stand. (2) Doormat. (3) Plant stand. (4) Dish rack. (5) Breadboard. (6) Bath rack (shelves).
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1985 (v.162#1) pg. 110

Umbrella stand is made from plastic pipe.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1969 (v.195#2) pg. 136

A simple wooden stand, buried in the sand at the beach, securely holds beach umbrella against blowing away.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1972 (v.201#2) pg. 110

Large flowerpot doubles as a stand (base) for a patio umbrella.
SUNSET Aug 1981 (v.167#2) pg. 102

Old tennis ball cans, a plastic drawer organizer and pine framing are used to make a 10-hole umbrella stand. Est. cost: $8.
WOMAN'S DAY Aug 7 1978 (v.41#13) pg. 78, 120

Umbrella storage rack is a box built from crown molding and fastened to the back of a door. A brass curtain rod is fastened higher up the door to provide support for the umbrellas.
WOMAN'S DAY Jul 17 1979 (v.42#12) pg. 84

Umbrella stand. Cylindrical stand features tambour sides
WOODSMITH #40 Jul-Aug 1985 pg. 6

Umbrella stand consists of a coopered cylinder decorated with spiralling oak leaves. Overall dimensions: 16" tall, 8" diameter.
WOODWORKER Jan 1987 (v.91#1) pg. 59

Raised panel umbrella stand (9" square x 24" high).
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1996 (v.20#2) pg. 28

Coat rack in the round. A contemporary version of the traditional coat tree features four tall dowels supporting three circular rings. Wooden balls attached to the top ring serve as coat hooks. The bottom two rings form an umbrella rack.
WORKBENCH Aug-Sep 1994 (v.50#4) pg. 46